SNF MEDICARE REVIEW - CORALVILLE

CLASS SCHEDULE AND DESCRIPTION

SCHEDULE

November 1, 2018

  8:30 a.m.   Registration/Continental Breakfast
  9:00 a.m.   Medicare Review
11:45 a.m.   Lunch (Provided)
12:15 p.m.   Medicare Review continues
  3:00 p.m.   Adjourn


PROGRAM DESCRIPTION

Ever changing rules and regulations, documentation, training…let’s face it; dealing with Medicare is confusing and complicated. This Medicare training program will help. Nursing facility Administrators, Directors of Nursing, Medicare Coordinators, and office managers will benefit from this up-close look at Medicare.  This class will focus on SNF level of care requirements, preadmission screening, facility expense, billing requirements, and Medicare reimbursement including deductible, co-insurance, RUG-IV, and the appeal process.

Learning objectives:

  • Explain the importance of proper documentation.
  • Identify the current reimbursement models found in the long term care setting.
  • Identify the information to include on the admission sheet.
  • Describe the different assessments, and how to do each one.
  • Identify the proper way to enter accurate Medicare charting, and what is involved in the type of charting.
  • Describe billing differences between Medicare Part A and Part B services.