Pass CMS' Probe and Educate Review with Zero Errors
Thursday, April 20, 2017
1:00 – 2:30 p.m. Eastern Time
Cheryl Adams RN, BSN, MBA, HCS-D, COS-C
Home Health Line and DecisionHealth
Get strategies to help your agency pass round 2 of CMS’ Probe and Educate review!
CMS’ probe-and-educate review poses a big hurdle for home health agencies. Early data shows the probe-and-educate review’s first round resulted as many as 97% of ALL agencies failing – with nearly two-thirds of denials due to face-to-face documentation issues. The challenge of not passing Round 1 offers an even more daunting next step – passing Round 2.
Don’t miss this training opportunity to prepare your agency to pass round 2 of CMS’ Probe and Educate review. Don’t put your agency at risk for denials!
Health care administrator Cheryl Adams shares strategies from one of the few successful agencies that passed Round 1 of the probe-and-educate review. Learn how you can prepare your agency for success. During this webinar, you will:
- Learn how to respond to ADRs quickly and efficiently
- Include the correct information with every claim submitted to the MACs – Learn how to get your F2F documentation up-to-par
- Use technology to determine what’s missing in the medical record
- Educate physicians to ensure they provide the detailed information necessary to admit the patient
- Audit charts to flag any holes in documentation
Bonus Tool: Checklist of key documents to submit with claims
Don’t miss this opportunity to learn what you need to help your agency pass CMS’ probe-and-educate review with one or fewer errors.
Meet the Speaker
Cheryl Adams RN, BSN, MBA, HCS-D, COS-C, administrator, At-Home Health Care, Sparta Community Hospital, Sparta, Illinois
Cheryl Adams RN, BSN, MBA, has 37 years of clinical nursing and health care executive experience. She has been the administrator of At-Home Health Care of Sparta Community Hospital since its inception in 1996. She is responsible for developing, implementing and sustaining the business plan for the hospital-based agency. Under her direction, the agency has a history of multiple deficiency free surveys, a reduction in acute care hospitalization rate, improved patient satisfaction and implementation of a telehealth program. During Illinois’ pre-claim review, Adams’ agency has thus far achieved a 100% affirmation rate. Adams is also credentialed as a Home Health ICD-10 Coder and OASIS Specialist.
Webinar system requirements and program materials:
To fully benefit from the webcast experience, please note you will need a computer equipped with the following:
Internet: 56K or faster Internet connection (high-speed connection recommended)
Streaming: for audio/video streaming, Adobe Flash plug-in or Safari browser on iOS devices
Prior to the webinar, you will receive an email with detailed system requirements, your login information, presentation slides, and other materials that you can print and distribute to all attendees at your location.
CAN'T LISTEN LIVE?
No problem. The On-Demand version is now available. Use it as a training tool at your convenience—whenever your new or existing staff need a refresher or need to understand a new concept. Play it once or dozens of times. A $249 value!
Participation in the webinar is just $249 per site. All materials must be retrieved from the Internet.