WEBCAST presented on: Thursday August 15, 2013.
Presented by: Frosini Rubertino, RN, C-NE, CDONA/LTC, CPRA
Sponsored by: The Medicare Billing Manual for Long-Term Care
Regulatory specialist Frosini Rubertino, RN, C-NE, CDONA/LTC, CPRA, guides you through the triple check process of submitting Medicare Part A and Part B claims. Facilities will learn how to implement a triple check as part of its day-to-day routine and ultimately improve its chances of submitting clean claims.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Discuss the Triple Check process for Medicare Part A and Part B
- Review a UB-04 from an auditor’s point of view in order to identify trends and discrepancies
- Demonstrate methods to improve communication between nursing, therapy, and billing departments
- Discuss training and education methods to keep current with Medicare regulations
- Implement a triple check process
- Collaborating between departments to transmit a “clean” bill to Medicare
- Review UB-04 from an auditor’s point of view
- Understanding the relationship between therapy documentation, nursing documentation and billing
- Case scenario: Documentation, the MDS, and UB-04
- Demonstrate methods to improve communication between departments
- De-fragmenting by transitioning from multi-disciplinary to inter-disciplinary
- Build a solid system through training and education
- Benefit periods
- Skilled service categories
- Daily routines
Who should listen?
Billing Staff, Billing Managers, Medicare Manager, QAPI chairperson, QA committee members, Compliance and Ethics Committee members, Director of Nursing, Administrators, Staff Nurses, Staff Educators, MDS Coordinators, Therapists
Webcast system requirements and program materials:
To fully benefit from the webcast experience, please note you will need a computer equipped with sound card, an Internet connection, speakers, Macromedia Flash player Version 7.0 or higher, a recommended screen resolution of 1024 x 768, and an Internet browser (e.g. Internet Explorer). The use of AOL is not recommended.
You will receive an e-mail with detailed system requirements, your log-in information, presentation slides, and other materials that you can print and distribute to all attendees at your location.
Participation in the ON-DEMAND webcast is just $199 per site. All materials must be retrieved from the Internet.