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Thursday, February 13, 2020

Medicare Home Health Billing Series 2020

Start Date: 2/13/2020 11:30 AM EST
End Date: 2/20/2020 1:00 PM EST

Organization Name: Ohio Council for Home Care and Hospice

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

Webinar Series Overview:

Feb. 13th - Medicare Home Health Billing Series, Part 1 – Intake, Orders, Prebill Audits

The Patient Driven Groupings Model (PDGM) is effective January 1, 2020. This is the most massive
change to the home care industry reimbursement structure since the introduction of the current
Prospective Payment System (PPS) in October 2000. The new payment model dramatically impacts
agency operations, processes and performance. Agencies must develop and implement plans to
successfully transition to PDGM. This workshop will discuss key areas, strategies and processes in
preparing an agency for PDGM. This workshop will have a focus on changes to the 30-day payment
model which will bring significant back office changes, specific to the claims processing and collections.

Summarize key areas of agency operations impacting Revenue Cycle under PDGM.

• Discuss necessary modifications to the intake and referral process under PDGM,
including Face to Face Requirements
• Review Order Management
• Review significant pieces of the PreBill Audit Process

Feb. 20th - Medicare Home Health Billing Series, Part 2 – Billing & Collecting RAPs & Final Claims
PDGM brings many changes to the Billing process, including almost doubling the volume of claims as
compared to 2019 that will be sent and multiple changes to the data on the claims. The billing volume
for 75% of the current Medicare episodes is likely going to DOUBLE under PDGM. With RAPs and Finals
being required every 30 days instead of 60, agencies may need to expand their Revenue Cycle teams.
This webinar will cover details regarding the actual billing changes that will need to occur under PDGM.
This webinar will take you through details of billing under PDGM and will review the process that the
Medicare MAC will go through to calculate the HIPPS code and pay the claims. Lastly, this webinar will
cover the proposed changes from a RAP to NOA for 2021. There will also be a discussion of the overall
impact on the revenue cycle under PDGM.

PDGM Billing Changes

• Detail the changes to the billing process under PDGM
• Detail the specific changes to RAPs and Final Claims that is currently available.
• Review the specific impact on billing under PDGM if agency is under RCD
• Review the Revenue Cycle structure and the key points at which tweaks will need to be
made under PDGM.

Registration Fee:
OCHCH Member - $149
Non-Member - $249

3 CEU's will be avaliable for RN and LPN.

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Registration is Closed
Closed: 2/13/2020 9:00 AM

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