Reimbursement & Regulatory Update: Inpatient Proposed Rules 2-Part Series

May 21-22, 2019 | 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST

Join John Waltko, Vice President, Quorum Regulatory and Financial Reporting, for this quarter’s Reimbursement and Regulatory update.

This 2-part series will cover payment rate changes, Medicare geographic reclassification, uncompensated care payment revisions, Medicare DSH payment revisions, Medicare Low Volume Payment Adjustment update, and other payment policies being proposed by CMS for the 2020 federal fiscal year. The proposed rule is expected to be issued by CMS by May 1, 2019. Other inpatient proposed payment rules will likewise be covered for SNFs, inpatient psychiatric services, rehabilitation hospitals IF CMS has material and significant policy proposals. Regulatory and legislative developments impacting hospitals reimbursements will also be highlighted.

Who should attend?

  • CFOs
  • Senior Management and Officers
  • Revenue Cycle and Reimbursement Professionals

Participants will Learn

  • Learn how to apply the CMS finalized payment policies and payment updates for all hospital inpatient services for the 2019 fiscal year
  • Determine if they qualify for Medicare geographic reclassification
  • Determine if they qualify for Low Volume Payment Adjustments and filing for the LVPA
  • Determining Medicare Uncompensated Care Reimbursement amount for the next fiscal year

Education

In order to be awarded the full credits, you must respond to the three polling questions asked during the program and complete the evaluation.

Participants will earn 1.0 CPE credit per session

Field of Study:         Specialized Knowledge

Prerequisites:         None

Who Should Attend:     CFOs, Senior Management and Officers, Revenue Cycle and Reimbursement Professionals

Advanced Preparation:     None

Program Level:         Basic

Delivery Method:     Group Internet Based

Quorum Learning Institute (QLI) is registered with the National Association of State Boards of Accountancy (NASBA) as a sponsor of continuing professional education on the National Registry of CPE Sponsors. State boards of accountancy have final authority on the acceptance of individual courses for CPE credit. Complaints regarding registered sponsors may be submitted to the National Registry of CPE Sponsors through its website: www.nasbaregistry.org.

QLI may cancel or reschedule a live webinar program at its discretion due to unforeseen circumstances. We will use reasonable efforts to notify registrants of the cancellation at least two weeks (10 business days) in advance of the original live webinar program.

If QLI cancels a live webinar program, refunds of the webinar registration fee will not be given. However, all current registrants at the time of cancellation will obtain a credit to be applied to a future live webinar program of their choice.

Complaint Resolution:

For information regarding refunds, program cancellation policies and/or concerns please contact our client support team at (615) 371-7979 or learning_institute@qhr.com.

Presenters for this event:

This event will feature some of the best and brightest we have to offer. Click on a presenter’s name to view their bio:

Vice President, Regulatory & Financial Reporting, Quroum Health Resources