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Changes in Our World of HH and Hospice related to COVID-19

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Annette Lee, RN, MS, COS-C from Provider Insights, Inc. has provided a summary of the information released by CMS related to COVID-19. Read the full summary below. What a whirlwind we have all been through in the last couple of weeks.  There has been a LOT of information in the last 10 days – changes hourly sometimes!  I wanted to …

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(In-person training) Intermediate Coding with Updates

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April 14-15, 2020 | Denton, Tx 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM (Central) Course info: All of the new coding changes have increased error probability. Lack of training leads to denials, up-coding, or down coding leading decreased cash flow. This class will be full of scenarios! Increase your knowledge and understanding, and gain the expertise your agency needs to survive in …

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(Live stream online training) Intermediate Coding with Updates

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April 14-15, 2020 | Online via live stream 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM Course info: All of the new coding changes have increased error probability. Lack of training leads to denials, up-coding, or down coding leading decreased cash flow. This class will be full of scenarios! Increase your knowledge and understanding, and gain the expertise your agency needs to survive …

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Intermediate Coding with Updates (In-person training)

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Now includes what coders need to know about PDGM! All of the new coding changes have increased error probability. Lack of training leads to denials, up-coding, or down coding leading decreased cash flow. This class will be full of scenarios! Increase your knowledge and understanding, and gain the expertise your agency needs to survive in this comprehensive two-day intermediate coding …

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Putting Together the PDGM Puzzle (livestream online training)

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PDGM is the single biggest challenge for home health agencies in 20 years. The last major payment change was in 2000 and 30% of agencies didn’t survive that transition. Texas agencies are also coping with the Review Choice Demonstration on top of PDGM – even though there are no new regulations, the timing and submission requirements will place additional pressure …

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Putting Together the PDGM Puzzle – Denton, TX (In person)

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PDGM is the single biggest challenge for home health agencies in 20 years. The last major payment change was in 2000 and 30% of agencies didn’t survive that transition. Texas agencies are also coping with the Review Choice Demonstration on top of PDGM – even though there are no new regulations, the timing and submission requirements will place additional pressure …

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Intermediate Coding with Updates (livestream online training)

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All of the new coding changes have increased error probability. Lack of training leads to denials, up-coding, or down coding leading decreased cash flow. This class will be full of scenarios! Increase your knowledge and understanding, and gain the expertise your agency needs to survive in this comprehensive two-day intermediate coding course specific for home care coders. Increase your understanding …

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Putting Together the PDGM Puzzle – McAllen, TX

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PDGM is the single biggest challenge for home health agencies in 20 years. The last major payment change was in 2000 and 30% of agencies didn’t survive that transition. Texas agencies are also coping with the Review Choice Demonstration on top of PDGM – even though there are no new regulations, the timing and submission requirements will place additional pressure …

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Putting Together the PDGM Puzzle – Houston, TX

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PDGM is the single biggest challenge for home health agencies in 20 years. The last major payment change was in 2000 and 30% of agencies didn’t survive that transition. Texas agencies are also coping with the Review Choice Demonstration on top of PDGM – even though there are no new regulations, the timing and submission requirements will place additional pressure …