With two-year’s worth of Medicare claims data now available under the ICD-10 coding guidelines, we no longer need to guess about the impact of the new coding and documentation requirements and the industry readiness.
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In October, Panacea sponsored an HFMA educational webinar on Developing a Pricing Strategy for the CMS 2019 Transparency Requriement. The one-hour webinar was hosted by the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA) and featured Panacea financial executives, Fred Stodolak, Executive Vice President and Mark Spehar, Senior VP Financial Services as presenters.
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The push for health care price transparency is nothing new and can be traced back almost 20 years. When CMS released their proposed 2019 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) rules including “requirements for hospitals to make public, a list of their standard charges via the internet”, it further underscored CMS’ continued effort for hospitals and health systems to provide price transparency.
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With the focus on improving revenue cycle over the last few years, it is now time to tackle one of the most complex areas in healthcare organizations — the pharmacy
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With ever-intensifying financial scrutiny and an increasingly complex regulatory environment, a robust internal inpatient auditing program is more important than ever for healthcare organizations. However, many organizations still struggle to build their inpatient auditing teams and determine if their inpatient auditors have the skills required.
In this webinar, Marie A. Bass, MS, CAE, Director of Education Strategy at the Healthcare Financial Management Association (HFMA), announces their newest certificate: the Certified Inpatient Coding Auditor (CICA). She walks listeners through the certificate’s details and discusses how it helps ensure auditing professionals are up to the task of keeping your inpatient auditing accurate.
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The University of Utah has taken a unique approach to CDI, and they have determined that standards and auditing are critical components of the CDI process. But how does a facility begin auditing queries? And what constitutes a compliant query?
In this webinar, the University of Utah team reviews their approach and scope for CDI as well as how they audit the query process. With all the changes in revenue cycle management, they have found that effective practitioner communication is extremely important to maintain the integrity of compliant queries in the clinical documentation integrity (CDI) program, and they share this and other insights in this engaging presentation.
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Missed charges, over charges, and coding errors reduce your organization’s revenue and create compliance risk. Learn how one of the largest healthcare delivery systems in the nation meets these challenges with an agile charge capture team and user-friendly technology.
In this practical webinar, Karen Miska, Vice President of Revenue Integrity at Trinity Health, and Laurie McBrierty, VP of Product Management at Panacea and Career Step, discuss Trinity’s ongoing program to improve revenue capture.
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CMS has proposed significant changes to the MS-DRGs in 2018, including methodology updates and changes to the relative weights associated with each MS-DRG. If you’re concerned about how these changes could impact revenue at your facility, get all the details in our on-demand webcast today.
In this webcast, Sandra L. Brewton, RHIT, CCS, CHCA, CPC, Senior Consultant with Panacea, and Laurie McBrierty, MLT, ASCP, VP of Product Management at Panacea and Career Step, will discuss how complicated and exciting the new changes are and what they could mean for you and your senior management team.
Webinar Learning Objectives:
Understand how the new IPPS changed related to MS-DRGs • Know how to determine the impact on your organization
Explore practices to identify opportunities for improvement
Identify the 5 areas in your facility that could be impacted by these changes
Understand how to create an education plan
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Are you are seeing rising claim rejections in your practice? You’re not alone. Learn how you can assess coding accuracy and documentation as a strategy for improvement.
In this on-demand webinar, Dr. Stephen Spain, FAAFP, physician advisor to Career Step, and Becky Rodrian, CCS-P, CPC, CPEDC, CBCS, MBS, CEMC, BSN, director of consulting services as Panacea, discuss how you can assess the accuracy of your coding.
This practical presentation is focused on helping you leverage a year’s worth of ICD-10 data so you can make improvements in your organization. The presenters will help you understand ways to analyze payment data in order to identify gaps in documentation and errors in coding, and they will also show the benefit of aggregating audit information to identify common problems in areas that are currently causing claim rejections and diminishing revenue.
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As payer reimbursement dollars continue to shrink across the board, hospitals and physician practices need to ensure they are compliantly and completely describing, coding, charging, and billing for all services rendered. Make sure you’re maximizing your revenue by avoiding the top 5 coding pitfalls in the complex clinical areas of nuclear medicine and radiology services.
In this 60-minute, on-demand webinar, Jeff Majchrzak, VP of Clinical Consulting and Radiology Services at Panacea, and Laurie McBrierty, VP of Product Management at Panacea and Career Step, discuss not just what providers “can’t do” based on the move to bundled/packaged codes and services, but also what they still are allowed to do under the current coding system.
They will also help you learn to recognize and overcome the 5 most common pitfalls so you can return optimal reimbursement.
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