Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 1:00pm to Tuesday, February 18, 2020 at 2:30pm Webinar/Teleconference
Each key regulation is addressed from the source document to remove any ambiguity or inference on what is required--replacing these with facts and knowledge of what is actually needed. Home health staff are often told to “work smarter, not harder”: this allows them to “chart better, not more.” No matter which electronic medical records (EMR) system you use in your agency, these Medicare requirements are universal and applicable.
PART 1 of the webinar goes through the 11 key regulations, establishing a baseline of what is needed and guidance on charting them. PART 2 reinforces these with extensive review of the actual rule or regulation, highlighting the parts that staff need to chart to for compliance. It also serves as a reinforcement of Part 1.
Common medical review denial reasons are addressed within the context of these regulations.
How these requirements, or lack of these, show up in Medicare Administrative Contractor and Qualified Independent Contractor appeal explanations is also used to demonstrate the importance of charting these right the first time. Addressing these as part of agency culture is an investment in prevention. An improved version of “If it wasn’t charted, it wasn’t done”, is “If you chart it, chart it right!”
SPEAKER: Joe Osentoski, BAS, RN-BC, Reimbursement Recovery & Appeals Director, Quality in Real Time
Member: $210/Line (Full Series) Non-Member: $410/Line (Full Series)
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