New RAC Auditing on IRFs Puts Revenue at Risk
Tuesday, November 6
The RACs are back with a vengeance. Having received the green light in September from the CMS to conduct complex medical reviews, they are going after inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRF) with an assault on Medicare claims.
Avoid Denials: Learn How to Crosswalk from Acute Care to SNF
Tuesday, October 30
What's the difference between an acute care stay or a SNF stay? And when is it safe to make an appropriate discharge? From this exclusive RACmonitor webcast you'll know how to get the patient to the right place for the right amount of time while avoiding an unsafe discharge or a denied claim.
Medicare's Shared Decision-Making: Now the RACs Will Decide
Dr. Ronald Hirsch will explain the process of shared decision-making by describing case studies to help ensure compliance with the regulations and, moreover, to be prepared for more widespread adoption of this patient-centered concept.
2019 ICD-10-PCS/CM Workshop 3: Stay Focused on MS-DRG Shifts
Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Groups (MS-DRGs) methodology will change, as it always does. But this time you’ll need to understand how these changes will impact your facility’s reimbursement. Take your coding skills to a new level of performance before the codes changes become effective October 1.
2019 ICD-10-PCS/CM Workshop 2: Take Control of ICD-10-PCS Changes
Take your coding skills to a whole new level of proficiency in applying the 2019 ICD-10-PCS code set. There’s a total of 78,881 ICD-10-PCS codes. The 2019 code set includes 392 new codes; 8 revision titles; and 216 deleted codes. Take your coding skills to a new level of performance before the codes changes become effective October 1.
2019 ICD-10-PCS/CM Workshop 1: Master ICD-10-CM Changes
You and your team will be able to master the new ICD-10-CM codes changes. As in past years, these diagnosis codes have been significantly high in number and in complexity. Take your coding skills to a new level of performance before the codes changes become effective October 1.
2019 ICD-10-PCS/CM Workshop Series: Express Lane to Coding Proficiency
The all-new ICD-10-PCS/CM codes for 2019 will be implemented soon and you and your team will want to be the first to experience these new codes and concepts. Take your coding skills to a new level of performance before the codes changes become effective October 1.
IPPS Final Rule: Expect Change to Physician Inpatient Order Requirements
In this exclusive RACmonitor webcast, Dr. Ronald Hirsch will review the IPPS Final Rule and provide hospitals a compliant interpretation of this new guidance illustrated with case examples. He will also provide an overview of the 2019 OPPS Proposed Rule with speculation on what the proposals will bring in 2019.
Avoid Medical Necessity Audits for Pain Management
The Recovery Audit Contractors (RACs) have been approved to audit pain management injections. That is why this webcast is a must-see learning experience for helping your team avoid audits and take-backs for pain management services.
Avoid Medical Necessity Pitfalls When Documenting E&M Levels 4 and 5
Gain a better understanding of the documentation requirements for E&M services as well as the medical necessity implication of those services, especially in the Emergency Department setting. Learn how they work together to achieve a more accurate leveling of E&M services.
Total Knee Replacements: In or Out?
Mary Beth Pace of Trinity Health System and Jeffrey Pilger, MD at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Edgewood, Kentucky lead this exclusive webcast and share their approach with you and your team for admitting TKR patients.
Cardiac Procedures Two-Part Series: Don't Leave Any Money on the Table
Cardiac procedures yield high rates of reimbursement. But to get all the reimbursement you deserve is tricky, challenging, and complex. That’s why RACmonitor is conducting this two-part series on steps your facility can take so you won’t leave money on the table.
OCR Audits and Enforcement Actions: Lessons Learned
Rita Bowen, a nationally recognized healthcare privacy expert, will report on the latest initiatives by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services' (HHS) Office for Civil Rights (OCR), including updates on the HIPAA Audit Program, patient access guidance, and resolution agreements.