Mastering Medicare & Practice Management Webcasts


Mastering Medicare:  Coding & Billing Basics and Principles

SessionTopic
1. Medicare Basics
  • What is Medicare?
  • How to become a supplier
  • NPI vs. PTAN (legacy number)
  • Assignment pros and cons
  • Why participate?
  • 2. Filing Claims
  • How to complete the claim form
  • Electronic billing
  • Where do I file my claim?
  • Timely filing deadlines
  • 3. When Medicare Isn’t Primary
  • Medicare as secondary payor
  • Coordination of benefits
  • 4. Administrative Documentation
  • Date of service problems
  • Patient signature requirements
  • Prescription requirements
  • Rules on delivery slips
  • 5. Hospital and SNF Billing
  • Hospital billing issues
  • SNF billing issues
  • Using the two day rule
  • 6. EOBs and ABNs
  • What the Explanation of Benefits tells you
  • Using the Advance Beneficiary Notice (ABN)
  • Where do I go for help?
  • 7. O&P Coding Basics
  • Using HCPCS codes and modifiers
  • Base vs. addition codes
  • Code Selection
  • 8. Orthopedic & Diabetic Shoe Coding
  • Using A codes vs. L codes
  • Modifiers
  • Billing Rules for Shoes
  • 9. When Bad Things Happen
  • Returned/refused devices
  • Discharging a patient
  • Patient complaints
  • Handling Medicare Refund Requests

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    Practice Management:  O&P Administration Services

    SessionTopic
    1. Establishing an O&P Practice
  • Business Environment Analysis
  • Considerations On Naming Your Business
  • "S" & "C" Corporation Differences
  • 2. Acquiring an existing O&P Practice
  • Expanding Your Business to a New Market
  • Stock Based and Asset Based Acquisition
  • Confidentiality Agreement Purposes
  • 3. Enrolling in Medicare & Medicaid
  • PTAN Claim Submissions
  • Authorized & Delegated Official Differences
  • Medicare Participation & Non-Participation
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