Inpatient and Outpatient Webinars

IP Coding and Documentation Challenges in Payer Denials

March 10, 2020 at 1 PM CST
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!

Medical Necessity of Outpatient Services

April 14, 2020 at 1 PM CST
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.

Outpatient Pain Management Injections: Coding and Documentation

May 12, 2020 at 1 PM CST
Category: Outpatient
Are your pain management services a pain in the neck? They don’t have to be! Join us as we discuss pain management injection procedure coding and common documentation requirements to accurately report these services with confidence.

Inpatient Hot Topics

June 9, 2020 at 1 PM CST
Category: Inpatient
ACS consultants have a wealth of experience helping hospitals improve inpatient reporting accuracy. This session focuses on current challenges coders and CDI specialists face as they navigate DRG and quality reporting requirements.

Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab

July 14, 2020 at 1 PM CST
Category: Outpatient
Essentials of Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab programs to include: medical necessity and Medicare benefits, documentation and time requirements, physician supervision, understanding and compliance with the treatment plan.