Inpatient and Outpatient Webinars

Medical Necessity of Outpatient Services

April 7, 2020 at 1 PM CDT
Category: Outpatient
Does your hospital track and trend your denials due to lack of medical necessity? What processes does your organization have on the “front end” to identify when a service is being scheduled that medical necessity has not been met? Does the hospital’s legal medical record contain all documentation requirements per a National Coverage Determination (NCD) or a Local Coverage Determination (LCD)? We will discuss what processes and procedures a hospital should have.

IP Coding and Documentation Challenges in Payer Denials

March 10, 2020 at 1 PM CDT
Category: Inpatient
Join us for a review of strategies to limit inpatient payer denials. Whether it is an issue of coder education, documentation improvement, or clinical support, we’ll discuss it during this webinar!

Part 2 - MPFS Update - Diving into the E/M Coding and Documentation Changes for 2021

February 25, 2020 at 1 PM CDT
Category: Outpatient
During this one-hour session participants will take a deep dive into the office or other outpatient evaluation and management services coding and documentation changes scheduled for January 2021. Preparation will be the key for greater outcomes. To that end, we will provide recommendations that can lead to a smooth transition.

Part 1 - Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Update

February 11, 2020 at 1 PM CDT
Category: Outpatient
During this one hour session participants will learn important Medicare Part B changes that will take place in CY 2020, along with an overview of commonly missed billing opportunities.

Chargemaster and the Pricing Transparency Initiative

January 14, 2020 at 1 PM CDT
Category: Outpatient
This presentation will discuss the chargemaster, pricing transparency, and charges. How they are related and yet different. This presentation is intended to provide attendees with a high-level understanding of each while at the same time some practical tips for organizations to ensure optimal functionality, compliance and appropriate processes.