2015 Medicare Home Health Billing Update Webinar
presented by Kansas Home Care Association
About this Webinar
CMS continues to expand its requirements for Medicare home health billing and program integrity contractors continue to scrutinize documentation supporting payment. This session will provide an update on the latest 2015 billing changes, claims submission issues, claims denials and appeals related to home health FTF encounter requirements and other emerging issues.
After attending this webinar, the participant will be able to:
- Articulate impact of latest key regulatory requirements related to Medicare home health billing;
- Apply strategies related to latest home health claims issues and denial management; and
- Apply latest industry benchmarks to home health revenue cycle performance.
M. Aaron Little, CPA
BKD, LLP, Springfield, MO
Aaron has over 15 years of experience with BKD and oversees the operations of BKD Health Care Revenue Cycle Services, a special team that manages the billing and revenue cycle operations for more than 100 home care, hospice and senior living organizations throughout the nation. A CPA and leading national home care and hospice consultant, he is frequently sought for his expertise on revenue cycle operations, compliance, and reimbursement matters. He is a frequent speaker at national, regional and state industry events and is often quoted in national industry periodicals. He also chairs and participates in multiple committees for the Home Care & Hospice Financial Managers Association.
Registration Deadline - March 3, 2015
There is no limit to the number of attendees from your agency who may participate at your site using one phone line and a computer with internet access.
Kansas Home Care Association is approved as a provider of CNE by the Kansas State Board of Nursing. This course offering is approved for 1.8 contact hours applicable for APRN, RN, or LPN relicensure. Kansas State Board of Nursing provider number: LT0287-314. APRNs,RNs and LPNs must participate in the entire presentation in order for contact hours to be awarded – partial credit will not be available. To apply for nursing contact hours, within one week following the webinar, a completed sign-in sheet and evaluations from each individual must be returned to KHCA along with a $10/person processing fee. Certificates will then be issued by e-mail.