Home health agencies, hospices and referring physicians may be feeling the pain of increased regulatory pressure this year, but if there’s one thing they should be especially vigilant about, it’s patients’ care planning. Let your guard down on your care plan oversight billing compliance, and you’ll definitely feel it in your bottom line.
In just 60 minutes, Brenda Chidester, CPC, CCS-P, a nationally recognized coding and billing expert, will bring you up to speed on what care plan oversight entails, explain what you have to do to meet all the conditions of coverage, outline which services do and do not count toward the crucial 30 minute threshold, and help you chose the right Medicare and third-party codes to avoid denials.
Who should attend: Physicians who treat home health and hospice patients, physician office billing staff, home health agency administrators and billing staff, and hospice administrators and billing staff.
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Brenda Chidester-Palmer, CPC, CPC-I, CEMC, CASC, has 19 years of coding and billing experience. Brenda is the principal of Palmer Coding Consultants. She provides auditing and education services to physician offices. She is the former Coding Compliance Manager for a Kelsey-Seybold Clinic, a large multi-specialty group practice in Houston, Texas. She is an Approved PMCC Instructor, former AAPC Workshop Presenter, past president of her local AAPC chapter, and...
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