Health Reform

Webinar Replay-What Are the Experts Saying: Simply Unpredictable—Healthcare under the Trump Administration and 115th Congress

Whoever said uncertainty is the only certainty must have been speaking of 2017. The Trump Administration coupled with a Republican-majority in control of both chambers of the new 115th Congress has left the future of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (ACA) enormously uncertain. What’s at risk? 

Find out by in this half-hour webinar, in which Associate Managing Editor Kelly Rooney, JD, MPH, will discuss campaign promises vs. actions, options for replacing the ACA, and what effects a replacement might have on some of the hot button ACA-related issues.

Supporting Compliance in the New World of Remote and Outsourced Coding & Billing.

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According to a recent HIM Benchmark Report, HIM department managers equally ranked Coder Productivity, Quality, and Managing Financial Metrics as their biggest challenges, while that same report noted that close to 60% of HIM professionals outsource a portion of their coding needs. Even without direct outsourcing, we notice an increase in the opportunity to do coding and billing work remotely.

Webinar: The 60-Day Overpayment Report and Return Final Rule for Medicare Parts A & B

DOWNLOAD CERTIFICATEDOWNLOAD ATTENDEE LETTER — By attending this event, you have earned Continuing Education Units (CEUs) through the HCCA Compliance Certification Board (CCB). The CCB has approved this event for CCB CEUs. Continuing Education Units are awarded based on individual attendance records.

Webinar Replay: The 60-Day Overpayment Report and Return Final Rule for Medicare Parts A & B

This webinar covers how the requirements in the new final rule addressing Medicare Parts A & B overpayments affect virtually every Medicare Provider. Compliance officers, in-house counsel, financial personnel, and others responsible for Medicare overpayments will learn how failure to follow the final rule can create substantial exposure—not only for overpayment refunds, but also potentially for civil monetary penalties, Medicare program exclusion, and the risk of litigation costs and liability under the False Claims Act. 

Webinar Replay: 2016 OIG Work Plan

This webinar provides an overview of the Office of the Inspector General's (OIG) Work Plan. It explains what the Work Plan is, discusses project areas new to the 2016 Work Plan, and then turns to the repeat project areas where there have been new resources introduced since the release of the 2015 Work Plan.

We focus on Medicare Parts A and B project areas for Hospitals, Nursing Facilities, Home Health, Hospice, and Other Providers and Suppliers. For the first time, we also address the Managed Care project areas.


Webinar Replay: Comprehending Bundled Payments in LTPAC

Per Section 3021 of the Affordable Care Act (ACA), Episode-based Payment Initiatives will be instituted for Skilled Nursing Facilities (SNF) beginning April 1, 2016. Register today for this live webinar to prepare for the Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) reimbursement model, which aims to support better and more efficient care for beneficiaries undergoing the most common inpatient surgeries for Medicare patients: hip and knee replacements.


Webinar Replay: Hacking Healthcare – Real World Healthcare Security Exposures from Penetration Tests

Many healthcare organizations make assumptions about their IT security capabilities without ever testing whether these assumptions are valid. Hackers and cyber criminals take advantage of vulnerabilities to gain unauthorized access to systems containing patient data. Penetration testing, also sometimes referred to as “ethical hacking,” safely exposes any weaknesses and allows the organization to remediate control gaps before hackers take advantage of existing vulnerabilities.



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