2014 Risk Areas for NPPs and Incident-To

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Elin Baklid-Kunz, MBA, CHC, CPC, CPMA, CCS
60 Minutes
Product Description

Compliance Risk with Non Physician Practitioners

Non Physician Practitioners (NPPs) are playing an important role in every physician practice, yet many physicians are not aware of the fact that non compliant billing can put the practice at risk for fraud and denials. Incident-to services have been on the OIG Work Plan for several years and CY 2014 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Rule proposed changed to Incident-to criteria. Are you prepared for the increased audit activity?

Join Elin Baklid-Kunz, MBA, CHC, CPC, CCS in this informative session to get insights on hot topics every physician office need to know. She will shed light on reduced payments, increased government scrutiny, compliance, and ensure you follow Medicare’s requirements for incident-to services and Medicare’s shared billing.

Plus, at the end of the session you will receive the following handouts :

  • Self Audit Checklist – Shared Visits
  • Self Audit Checklist – “Incident-to”
  • Standard/Policy for Non-Physician Practitioners

Areas Covered in The Session:

  • What has changed for NPPs in 2014
  • Understand risk areas for NPPs and incident-to
  • OIG’s report on Non Physician Practitioners
  • Medicare’s Shared/split visits and relationship to “Incident-to”
  • Documentation and Billing Requirements
  • Education tools to improve compliance

Who should attend? Coding professionals, billing specialist, practice managers, HIM directors, compliance officers, case managers and, physicians

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About Our Speaker

Elin Baklid Kunz - Medical Billing Coding Expert

Elin Baklid-Kunz is an expert in medical coding compliance who supports clients in matter across the United States with over 20 years of experience in the field.

Ms. Kunz is a national speaker and published author. Recent speaking engagements include the 2018 European Symposium on Ethics and Governance in Paris for the Organization of Economic Cooperation and Development; American Bar Association 2018 Physician Legal Issues Conference,  2017 American...   More Info
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