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Medicare Boot Camp®—Hospital Version (BLR) S
December 2 @ 8:00 AM - December 6 @ 5:00 PMFree
Medicare Boot Camp® – Hospital Version
Gain insight into the CMS initiatives affecting your revenue in 2019 by joining the nation’s leading Medicare experts for the Medicare Boot Camp®—Hospital Version.
From changes to the inpatient-only list to new guidance on charity care and pressure on drug payments, it’s the finest details of recent CMS updates that may cause compliance traps in 2019. Delve into the details of regulatory changes to understand the revenue implications and implement the new guidance. Medicare Boot Camp—Hospital Version unlocks all of the answers to your Medicare questions by teaching you the latest rules and their application.
Medicare Boot Camp—Hospital Version prepares you to better manage your revenue cycle and government audits by focusing on real guidance from CMS. You’ll leave class ready to make improvements that will strengthen reimbursement and compliance for your hospital or health system. And you’ll have the research tools and skills at your fingertips to answer your own Medicare questions long after the Boot Camp is over.
Comprehensive sections explain the complexities of:
The 2-midnight benchmark and presumption
Coverage under NCDs, LCDs, and CED
Inpatient order requirements
Inpatient-only procedures, including changes for 2019
Outpatient coverage and physician supervision
Observation coverage, billing, and payment
Correct use of condition codes 44 and W2
NCCI edits, including PTP edits and MUEs
Payment under the OPPS and IPPS
Patient deductible and copayment amounts
ABNs, HINNs and billing non-covered services