(Tuesday) 11:30 am - 12:30 pm
Learning to Love CMS Edits Course: 1703W | CPE: 1.0 | Level: Basic | Prerequisites: None Topic Description: As [...]
Course: 1703W | CPE: 1.0 | Level: Basic | Prerequisites: None
As nearly all of provider claims and remits are electronic today the need to understand how they are tested and evaluate is critical. Getting to know and understand how common claims edit work for you and against you is vital to revenue cycle performance. For those knowledgeable in the subject this a good opportunity to refresh and update this information.
In this webcast, Seth Avery, President and CEO of AppRev, will review electronic edits used by Medicare to include: Outpatient Code Editor (OCE), Medical Code Editor (MCE) and National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI). Other topics include value and condition codes within the ANSI 837 standards.
• Understand how CMS uses edits to ensure that claims are valid for payment
• Understand how coding compliance under NCCI can impact reimbursement
• Understand how CMS uses value and condition codes to accomplish program objectives such as Advance Beneficiary Notification (ABN).
Target Audience: All levels of revenue cycle interest, from basic to advanced.
Presenter: Seth Avery, AppRev President and CEO
Seth Avery has over 25 years of experience as a healthcare executive, serving as auditor, consultant, Administrator and Chief Financial Officer (CFO). Mr. Avery has served as the CFO for a major teaching hospital in Texas and as the Executive Director of a leading New Jersey Medical School. He has worked at government, for-profit, and not-for-profit health care providers, as well as at a Big 6 organization.
Seth has been certified by the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) as a Certified Professional Coder (CPC) and is a past member of the National Advisory Board for the AAPC. Seth has a B.S. from Campbell University, an M.A. in Economics from the University of New Mexico and a Juris Doctor from Texas A&M University. Seth is also a 14-year veteran of the U.S. Military, serving both as a member of 5th Special Forces Group and as a Medical Service Corps officer.
He is a frequent speaker at Healthcare Financial Management Association conferences and presents webinars providing education on various healthcare finance topics.
Register for this webinar using the link above. This webinar will be available on-demand for a period of 90 days.
After registering you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the Webinar.
HFMA Region 9
23 (Sunday) - 25 (Tuesday)
123 Losoya Street,San Antonio, TX 78205
Conference Brochure and mail in registration available HERE Register on-line for HCC01 (conference only - 20 CPE's) OR HCC02 (workshop and conference - [...]
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