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Medicare Hospice Reimbursement Workshop – Ontario, CA

Speaker(s): Melinda A. Gaboury, CEO

Category: Speaking Engagement

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Medicare Hospice Reimbursement Workshop – Ontario, CA Feb 03
Hosted by
CAHSAH

About the Event

Changes to the Medicare Hospice Regulations have occurred over the past few years and continue. Is your hospice thriving? Has your hospice adapted to budgeting for the new rates for 2020? Do you know where your agency stands in regard to PEPPER targets?

Be among the elite group of hospice professionals that are current on all Hospice Medicare reimbursement related regulations. This workshop will lay a concrete foundation for hospice billers, as well as, any hospice staff that need to more effectively understand the Medicare regulations. This workshop will include Medicare verifications with HIQA/HETS screen examples, field by field on Notice of Election and claim forms and sequential billing requirements.

The 2019/20 Claims Requirements will be detailed including a review of the new Routine & other levels of Hospice rates will be conducted. The workshop will detail the CMS Targeted Probe & Educate initiative while also reviewing the regulations for face-to-face encounters and pre-claim reviews that should be conducted prior to filing claims. The workshop will conclude with many analyzing the PEPPER information and how hospices can work toward improvement in their scores. If you are play any part in the responsibility of reimbursement in your hospice this workshop is a must.

If you are play any part in the responsibility of reimbursement in your hospice this workshop is a must.

PROGRAM TOPICS:

*List the basic eligibility requirements for initiating Hospice and billing to Medicare
*Detail criteria for line item billing Hospice Notice of Election and Claims to Medicare
*Detail specific Medicare regulatory issues affecting Hospice reimbursement
*List the target areas for Hospice PEPPER and the use of the data in monitoring risk