2020 ICD-10-CM Code Updates: Get Prepared for Changes That May Affect Your Bottom Line

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Leonta Williams, BSHIM, RHIA, CCS, CCDS, CPC, CHONC, CEMC, CPCO, CRC
Event Date : 09/17/2019
Time: 3 pm ET | 2 pm CT | 1 pm MT | 12 pm PT
Duration :60 minutes

It’s that time again; time to review all the changes for 2020. There are 273 new codes, 30 codes revision and 21 codes deletion for 2020. These coding changes go into effect on October 1, 2019. Some of these updates are quite significant and is sure to cause some gray areas for clinicians and coders … Continue reading 2020 ICD-10-CM Code Updates: Get Prepared for Changes That May Affect Your Bottom Line

Bloodborne Pathogens for Physicians and Licensed Independent Practitioners: Responsibilities to Themselves and Others

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Marge McFarlane, PhD, MT (ASCP), CHFM, CJCP, CHSP, HEM, MEP
Event Date : 09/26/2019
Time: 3 pm ET | 2 pm CT | 1 pm MT | 12 pm PT
Duration :60 minutes

While the OSHA Bloodborne Pathogen (BBP) Standard was originally released in 1992, BBPs continue to present a significant risk to healthcare providers at every level. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has investigated over 50 outbreaks of BBP since 2011, often related to unsafe injection practices or breaches in infection prevention protocols, many … Continue reading Bloodborne Pathogens for Physicians and Licensed Independent Practitioners: Responsibilities to Themselves and Others

Forget Discharge Planning: Hospital Case Management Staff Need to Start Handoff Planning

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Format :ON-DEMAND WEBINAR
Presenter :Beverly Cunningham, MS, RN
Duration :60 minutes

Discharge planning has become more than just the movement of the patient out of the hospital. It is a “process” that starts at the point of admission and/or pre-admission and transitions beyond discharge. The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has recently added more “teeth” to the process in their proposed rules. This webinar … Continue reading Forget Discharge Planning: Hospital Case Management Staff Need to Start Handoff Planning

HIPAA vs. SAMHSA 42 CFR Part 2 — Consents and Disclosures of Substance Use Disorder Information

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Jim Sheldon-Dean
Event Date : 09/11/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

For much of healthcare, HIPAA sets the standards for how to manage uses and disclosures of patient information, known as Protected Health Information (PHI). But when it comes to information related to the treatment of substance use disorders, regulations of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) under 42 CFR Part 2 prevail. … Continue reading HIPAA vs. SAMHSA 42 CFR Part 2 — Consents and Disclosures of Substance Use Disorder Information

Hospital Case Management Decisions: Utilization Management-Part of the RN Case Manager Role or Separate?

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Beverly Cunningham, MS, RN
Event Date : 08/27/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

Utilization management (UM) was the first role applied in acute care case management models. It was initially known of as utilization review but has evolved into something much more comprehensive than that. Today it encompasses elements of resource management and denials management as well. This webinar will review the role of utilization management as it … Continue reading Hospital Case Management Decisions: Utilization Management-Part of the RN Case Manager Role or Separate?

Implementing 2020 ICD-10-CM Updates

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Lynn M. Anderanin, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, CPC-I, COSC
Event Date : 09/25/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

From October 1st, the new additions, revisions, and deletions to the ICD-10-CM coding manual will become effective for all providers. The International Classification of Diseases, Version 10- Clinical Modifications, or ICD-10-CM, is maintained by the World Health Organization (WHO). Offices will have to update their systems and forms that include ICD-10-CM Code that may be … Continue reading Implementing 2020 ICD-10-CM Updates

Legal Implications of Clinical Practice Guidelines and Best Practices

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Joe McMenamin, M.D., J.D., FCLM
Event Date : 09/10/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

For many years, healthcare professionals and to some extent their counsel have been enamored of promulgating a bewildering array of clinical practice guidelines and so-called best practices (“guidelines”). These documents are intended to improve the quality of care; provide a defense to medical malpractice claims. In this presentation, we examine the record, and find that … Continue reading Legal Implications of Clinical Practice Guidelines and Best Practices

Opioid Crisis and Impact on Post-Acute Providers

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Daine Link
Event Date : 09/17/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

Opioid crisis in the United States has resulted in 40 deaths per day from overdoses cumulating in 165,000 deaths since 1999 per the Center for Disease Control (CDC). The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) have estimated over 2 million people suffer from opioid use disorder. In this webinar we will identify the impact … Continue reading Opioid Crisis and Impact on Post-Acute Providers

Optimizing Out-of-Network Payment: Get Paid More for Out-of-Network Patient Services

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Owen J. Dahl, MBA, LFACHE, CHBC, LSSMBB
Event Date : 09/24/2019
Time: 3 pm ET | 2 pm CT | 1 pm MT | 12 pm PT
Duration :60 minutes

Getting paid for Out of Network patient services is more difficult now than ever before. It is projected that 95% of your patients will fail to fully pay for their medical bill balances by 2020 (alarmingly, this is up from 68% in 2016 and 49% in 2014). Whether you choose to be out-of-network, or the payer drops … Continue reading Optimizing Out-of-Network Payment: Get Paid More for Out-of-Network Patient Services

Optimizing the Skill Sets of the RN and Social Worker Case Manager in a Time of Dwindling Resources

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Toni G. Cesta, Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Event Date : 09/12/2019
Time: 3 pm ET | 2 pm CT | 1 pm MT | 12 pm PT
Duration :60 minutes

The role of the case manager and social worker is dynamic and constantly changing in response to the changes in health care delivery and reimbursement at the federal, state and local levels.  While change remains a constant, there are certain core roles and functions that apply to the work of the social worker and nurse … Continue reading Optimizing the Skill Sets of the RN and Social Worker Case Manager in a Time of Dwindling Resources

Out-of-Network Workflow: The Path to Maximizing Out-of-Network Revenue

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Thomas J. Force, ESQ.
Event Date : 09/19/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

What has worked for out-of-network providers in the past is no longer effective in recovering revenue for your practice. The climate has changed and so must you. In this information-packed session, expert speaker Thomas Force, ESQ., will talk about effective revenue recovery techniques that will facilitate the out-of-network practitioner to maximize their recovery against health plans while ensuring that their patients … Continue reading Out-of-Network Workflow: The Path to Maximizing Out-of-Network Revenue

PDGM: Assessing And Preparing Your Agency For Success

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Format :LIVE WEBINAR
Presenter :Daine Link
Event Date : 08/28/2019
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration :60 minutes

Many agencies are facing the biggest change in reimbursement since 2000 with the implementation of PDGM. The Patient Driven Grouping Model (PDGM) launches on or after January 2020 and will impact every department of the home health agency. The billing cycle will be changing to every 30 days, there is an elimination of the therapy threshold … Continue reading PDGM: Assessing And Preparing Your Agency For Success

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