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Provider-Based Clinics: In the Eye of the Storm


 

The final rules for provider-based clinics will impact hospitals in different ways and will provide some guidance relative to their future. Whatever is decided, however, off-campus clinics and operations will probably portent the future of provider-based clinics both on-campus and off-campus as you'll discover during this crucially important webcast by author, educator and consultant Duane Abbey.

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Description Experience Continuing Education
 

Provider-based clinics and associated operations have become very popular for hospitals because increased reimbursement results from filing both a facility and a professional claim. But all of that could change due to a potent storm that's gaining energy on the horizon. Once again, hospitals are at the storm's vortex.

Two diametrically opposed forces are swirling around the issue of formulating rules for provider-based clinics: The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and Congress. Stringent rules regulating provider-based clinics are being proposed by CMS while a more liberal approach is being advocated by Congress.

Whatever is decided for off-campus clinics and operations will probably portent the future of provider-based clinics both on-campus and off-campus as you'll discover during this timely webcast by author, educator and consultant Duane Abbey.

Learning Objectives
This webcast will delve into the complexities of compliance, coding and billing for provider-based clinics and associated provider-based operations. From this session you will...

  • Understand the pressures brought by the OIG and MedPAC concerning equalization of payment for the same services regardless of the site of service.
  • Learn about the data collection that CMS has started for off-campus provider-based clinics and associated off-campus provider-based operations.
  • Understand the directives of Congress relative to implementation of Section 603 of the Bipartisan Budget Act of 2015.
  • Benefit from a compare and contrast analysis of the proposed rules and final rules for the implementation of Section 603.
  • Learn about the future of provider-based clinics and the various compliance issues surrounding provider-based status.

Why is this webcast Relevant?
What CMS will do relative to the final rules is very much unknown. Whatever is decided for off-campus clinics and operations will probably portent the future of provider-based clinics both on-campus and off-campus.