Session 1: Compliance in Noting 10:30am -11:30am
National coding and compliance expert Kathy Mills Chang will discuss and demonstrate the most important “must haves” in both initial and routine visit documentation for all types of patients. By understanding the most important requirements of case management and episodic care, appropriate documentation for medical necessity can be easily and quickly accomplished, especially using the Bullet Touch macro set.
Session 2: Five Medicare Errors You Must Avoid 2:15pm - 3:05pm
Whether a participating provider or not, Medicare rules and the requirements surrounding them are critical, Federal laws that must be followed. Missteps in this area carry grave consequences, so compliance with the regulations is a necessary part of being in the healthcare business. This session will outline the five most common errors made in Medicare and how to correct them immediately. Every office needs to know and implement these corrections for maximum protection and increased effectiveness. Kathy Mills Chang is noted as one of our professions foremost Medicare experts. Leave this session with the tools necessary to bulletproof Medicare in your practice.
Session 3: Check Yourself Before Your Wreck Yourself: Financial Compliance in Practice 4:00pm – 5:00pm
What you don’t know about how financial compliance in healthcare, can bite your fanny without even realizing it. From time of service discounts, to hardship and cash plans, venturing into this risky area financial compliance is a navigation through dangerous waters. Leave this session with the tools you need to go back to the practice and upgrade financial compliance for the benefit of your practice and your patients.