A series of three webinars for hospice personnel!
Billing is a critical part of hospice reimbursement. Are you current on hospice Medicare billing regulations? This three-part series will lay a solid foundation for hospice staff that need to understand Medicare regulations. Medicare verifications, field-by-field detail on Notice of Election and claim forms, and sequential billing requirements will be covered. Learn about the most recent reimbursement changes, including high/low routine homecare rates and the Service Intensity Add-On (SIA).
This series will review regulations for billing all hospice services, face-to-face encounters, and home health providing care while a patient is on service with hospice. Hospice face-to-face information regarding aggregate CAP self-report, palliative care billing, and the latest on HIS updates and transmission requirements will be emphasized. If you are part of hospice revenue-cycle management, this webinar series is a must!
You may register for the entire series or individual sessions.
- Eligibility Requirements & Notice of Election
- Details of Medicare Claims Processing
- Face-to-Face, Hospice CAP, Palliative Care & HIS Requirements
Session Dates & Descriptions
12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Pacific
1:00 pm – 2:30 pm Mountain
2:00 pm – 3:30 pm Central
3:00 pm – 4:30 pm Eastern
New and experienced hospice billers periodically need a review of eligibility requirements. This session will examine eligibility and Notice of Election requirements under recent regulatory time limits. It will walk through the Late Notice of Election and the exceptions process of appeal.
There have been numerous changes to Medicare hospice billing regulations in recent years. This webinar will take billers step-by-step through these changes. It will also provide examples of how hospices have successfully dealt with these changes and are effectively conducting physician billing. The most recent reimbursement changes will be addressed, including high/low routine homecare rate reimbursement and Service Intensity Add-On (SIA).
Key issues that hospice billers regularly deal with include face-to-face requirements, how they affect hospice billing, and the aggregate CAP self-reporting requirement. A review of specific physician billing codes for palliative care will also be addressed to expand your agency's knowledge of a possible new program. In addition, the current HIS transmission requirements and the impact of noncompliance on reimbursement will be covered.