Medicare Billing and the ASC Made Simple

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Conference Date
Thu, Feb 28, 2013
Length
60 minutes
Product Description

Not being on top of the nuances of billing for ASC’s often leads to loss in revenue secondary to denials, missed charges, and partial payments !!

Billing and coding for the Ambulatory Surgical Center is very unique. Many that enter this arena assume they can code and submit charges as they did when they worked for the physician office. Also, knowing Medicare’s rules are important for proper submission of claims, and to stay compliant. Not being on top of the nuances of billing for ASCs often leads to loss in revenue, denials, missed charges, and partial payments.

This audio session will teach billers and coders that are in an Ambulatory Surgical Center how to appropriately code and submit charges to Medicare for the services rendered. Attendees will be given resources such as reference guides, quick charts, and how to tips to make the process easier.

Session Highlights:

  • Focus on Medicare rules in regards to Billing for ASC’s.
  • ASC services included on Medicare’s ASC’s list and what that means to you!
  • How to decipher who gets paid for what: ASC vs. Provider vs. Supplier
  • How to appropriately submit clean claims to ensure proper payment.
  • Learn about ancillary services covered by Medicare – to ensure you are maximizing your billing.
  • learn what would cause a procedure not to be covered by Medicare in ASC
    learn what is and what is not included in ASC payment.
  • Understand the rules pertaining to NCCI edits and the ASC- know how to read the spreadsheet.
  • Understand the billing and documentation for terminated, multiple and bilateral procedures in ASCs
  • Find out what to do when services are not covered by Medicare.
    Billing for drugs and biologicals.

Who should attend? Ambulatory Surgical Centers -- - Practice Managers, Office Managers, Medical Billers, Medical Coders, MD, DO, NP, PA, Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists, MR Auditors.

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About Our Speaker

Dreama Sloan-Kelly - Healthcare and Medical Billing Coding Expert

Dreama Sloan-Kelly, MD, CCS has over 14 years of experience in the medical field. A graduate of Wellesley College and Tufts University School of Medicine, she has a varied background including clinical, billing, and coding. Dr. Sloan-Kelly is President/CEO of Kelly, Sloan, and Associates, LLC and speaks at various seminars and webinars, imparting her knowledge in an upbeat, matter of fact, manner. Her goal is get the...   More Info
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