Medicare Done Right: Bullet-Proofing Your Practice

Course Description

This two-hour session will empower attendees to understand what factors play into triggering an audit in their practices and how best to take a proactive approach to mitigate this risk. Case studies highlighting common errors illustrate how simple mistakes in understanding billing, coding, documentation, and compliance can have disastrous effects. Particular attention will be placed on Medicare errors and how to use this as a “litmus test” for any practice situation.

Learning Objectives

  • Overview of the types of audits that occur in practices today and why they are triggered
  • Illustrate common errors that occur in many practices and review of correct coding, modifiers, and treatment plan examples will be offered
  • Focus attention to Medicare audits with ways to streamline processes and create accurate documentation is presented
  • Discuss ways to avoid common mistakes, shortcuts, and errors in medical decision-making will be reviewed along with current expectations for proper documentation of care will be addressed
  • An in-depth discussion on Medicare Advantage plans as well as Qualified Medicare Beneficiaries (QMB) will also be presented

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