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Thursday, August 20, 2020

Hospice Billing Series: Part 2 – Details of Medicare Claims Processing

Start Date: 8/20/2020 2:00 PM EDT
End Date: 8/20/2020 3:30 PM EDT

Venue Name: Virtual Event

Organization Name: Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice

Ryan Crawford
Email: ryan@ochch.org
Phone: (614) 885-0434


Hospice Billing Series: Part 2 – Details of Medicare Claims Processing

  • Define distinct levels of care and specifics of billing them
  • Details of monthly claim content
  • Outline typical billing issues and how to handle them
  • Detail newest rate changes due to rebasing/2021 Rates
  • Outline changes in the Wage Index structure
  • Define standards for physician billing on hospice claims.
Accurate monthly claims and understanding of the navigation surrounding the edits and errors is key to getting paid correctly and timely.  This session will take billers through the step by step process of monthly Hospice billing and providing examples of how hospices have successfully dealt with recent changes.  The most recent of reimbursement changes will be addressed including proposed changes to the base rates for Hospice levels of care through rebasing.  This session will also provide a step by step through the content of the final claims and frequent billing issues.  Physician billing will be covered in this session.
Melinda A. Gaboury, Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc.
Melinda A. Gaboury, with more than 29 years in home care, has over 18 years of executive speaking and educating experience, including extensive day-to-day interaction with home care and hospice professionals. She routinely conducts Home Care and Hospice Reimbursement Workshops and speaks at state association meetings throughout the country. Melinda has profound experience in Medicare PPS training, billing, collections, case-mix calculations, chart reviews, and due diligence. UPIC, RA, ADR & TPE appeals with all Medicare MACs have become the forefront of Melinda’s current impact on the industry. She is currently serving on the NAHC/HHFMA Advisory Board and is Associate Director on the Home Care Association of Florida Board of Directors. Melinda is also the author of the Home Health OASIS Guide to OASIS-D1.

Registration Fee

OCHCH Members - $75.00 Single Webinar
                                   $179.00 Full Series
Non Members - $99.00 Single Webinar
                          $249.00 Full Series

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