Webinar Replay: 2012 OPPS Final Rule Review

Event Date: 

Friday, November 11, 2011

Click Here to view a replay of OPPS Final Rule Review Webinar. This session will prepare hospital staff for compliance with Medicare outpatient billing guidelines in 2012 by reviewing the key provisions of the Medicare Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) Final Rule. The session will discuss and summarize 2012 Medicare payment policy and billing guideline changes for hospitals. These will include (but are not limited to) such important areas as physician supervision of outpatient diagnostic and therapeutic services; outpatient quality data reporting; payment rates for separately payable drugs; and coverage of rehabilitation services.

Policy changes will be briefly explained, and hospital action items will be identified to help participants in creating their own facility’s action plan. At the end of the session, participants will have the opportunity to ask questions about information covered during the session. 

Objectives include:

  • Review the key changes to Medicare outpatient payment policy for 2012.
  • Review the key changes to Medicare outpatient billing guidelines for 2012.
  • Identify action items for hospitals billing under OPPS in 2012.

* Note - Webinar Replays are NOT eligible for CEUs.