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April 25, 2024
9:00AM - 2:00PM EST

MMBA 2024 Virtual Spring Expo

April 25th, 2024, from 9am-2pm EST

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2024 Spring Virtual Expo!

When: April 25th, 2024, from 9am-2pm EST


Virtual Expo is RETURNING BY POPULAR DEMAND!

You asked, MMBA is delivering! We're BACK for our Virtual Spring Expo! Plan to join us on April 25th, 2024, from 9am-2pm.

 

Jenna Godlewski and Devyn Berube, COC, will help guide us through the challenging and rewarding information of: Defending against Payor Audits, CMS Medicare Enrollment and Revocation Rules of 2024, Risk Adjustment Coding, and Denials Management! Plus, so much more as we explore these topics together.

Check out the awesome learning opportunities available and read about them in detail below.

Time Topic Presentation Description

9:00am-10:00am

"Preparing for and Defending Against Payor Audits: Tips and Strategies to Increase Success"

Jenna Godlewski will offer tools to prevent and defend payor audits, covering audits by commercial and managed care payors, as well as state and federal prosecutors.

It includes website links identifying current audit focuses, tips for organizing and submitting documentation, strategies for analysis and defense using various resources, and proactive compliance measures to avoid audits.

10:15am-11:15am

"CMS Tightens Medicare Enrollment and Revocation Rules in 2024"

Jenna Godlewski will focus on key changes Medicare enrollment rules effective January 1, 2024, that significantly expand CMS authority to deny and revoke a provider’s enrollment.

Some topics covered include increased time added to reapplication bars if false or misleading information is provided on a Medicare enrollment, the new “stay of enrollment” sanction, reduced timeframe to trigger deactivation for non-billing, a new requirement for change of location reporting, fingerprint-based background checks for high-risk providers seeking revalidation and increased restrictions on providers who order, certify and prescribe.

11:30am-12:30pm

"Risk Adjustment Coding - Specificity in the Patient Condition"

Devyn Berube will provide a general overview of the risk adjustment payment model and the specificity required for coding a patient’s medical condition(s).

Multiple risk adjustment payment models exist. This presentation will focus primarily on the CMS-HCC model for Part C (Medicare Advantage) payers and the coder’s role in translating the provider’s documentation into code.

12:45pm-1:45pm

"The Fundamentals of Denials Management" Devyn Berube will present the fundamentals of denials management, including a look at common denials, root causes, and how to develop effective strategies to mitigate lost revenue.

1:45pm-2:00pm

Wrap-Up and Questions  

*Time zone is Eastern Standard Time (EST)


 

2024 Virtual Spring Expo Registration costs for all FOUR webinars are:

  • Member Registration - $100
  • Non-Member Registration - $150

***THIS EVENT WILL NOT BE RECORDED!

Be sure to tune into the LIVE event, because once this valuable information is gone, it is GONE.


 

REGISTER HERE!

(ONE registration payment gives you access to ALL FOUR webinars!)

 


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This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 4.0 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. AMBA and AHIMA Approved for 4.0 continuing education hours. AHIMA CEU is accepted through the current recertification guidelines.

MMBA Disclaimer: This webinar was created by presenters focused on Michigan rules and policies. These may vary from state to state. Always be sure to verify with your state specific payers if you are not a Michigan provider.

 

Webinar Disclaimer - Your individual link to the webinar is not to be shared. It is for a single entry to participate in the conferences. Please, do not share this with anyone. Discovery of multiple log-ins from this registration may result in revocation of your access to the event and possible penalties involving your MMBA membership.

 

Expo fees, both in-person and virtual, are non-refundable. Members may be subject to a $25 cancellation/no show fee with face-to-face meetings, if you do not cancel your reservation at (855) 360-3401, seven days before the in-person event.
For in-person meetings only, MMBA will allow substitutions, but not webinars due to recording options. Contact Admin Assistant to arrange a substitute to avoid possible cancellation fees.

Thank you EZClaim for sponsoring MMBA's 2024 webinars!  

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Add to Calendar aCLuDhaqizCaPxAftmqF167204 04/25/2024 09:00 AM 04/25/2024 02:00 PM false America/New_York MMBA 2024 Virtual Spring Expo 2024 Spring Virtual Expo! When: April 25th, 2024, from 9am-2pm EST Virtual Expo is RETURNING BY POPULAR DEMAND! You asked, MMBA is delivering! We're BACK for our Virtual Spring Expo! Plan to join us on April 25th, 2024, from 9am-2pm.   Jenna Godlewski and Devyn Berube, COC, will help guide us through the challenging and rewarding information of: Defending against Payor Audits, CMS Medicare Enrollment and Revocation Rules of 2024, Risk Adjustment Coding, and Denials Management! Plus, so much more as we explore these topics together. Check out the awesome learning opportunities available and read about them in detail below. Time Topic Presentation Description 9:00am-10:00am "Preparing for and Defending Against Payor Audits: Tips and Strategies to Increase Success" Jenna Godlewski will offer tools to prevent and defend payor audits, covering audits by commercial and managed care payors, as well as state and federal prosecutors. It includes website links identifying current audit focuses, tips for organizing and submitting documentation, strategies for analysis and defense using various resources, and proactive compliance measures to avoid audits. 10:15am-11:15am "CMS Tightens Medicare Enrollment and Revocation Rules in 2024" Jenna Godlewski will focus on key changes Medicare enrollment rules effective January 1, 2024, that significantly expand CMS authority to deny and revoke a provider’s enrollment. Some topics covered include increased time added to reapplication bars if false or misleading information is provided on a Medicare enrollment, the new “stay of enrollment” sanction, reduced timeframe to trigger deactivation for non-billing, a new requirement for change of location reporting, fingerprint-based background checks for high-risk providers seeking revalidation and increased restrictions on providers who order, certify and prescribe. 11:30am-12:30pm "Risk Adjustment Coding - Specificity in the Patient Condition" Devyn Berube will provide a general overview of the risk adjustment payment model and the specificity required for coding a patient’s medical condition(s). Multiple risk adjustment payment models exist. This presentation will focus primarily on the CMS-HCC model for Part C (Medicare Advantage) payers and the coder’s role in translating the provider’s documentation into code. 12:45pm-1:45pm "The Fundamentals of Denials Management" Devyn Berube will present the fundamentals of denials management, including a look at common denials, root causes, and how to develop effective strategies to mitigate lost revenue. 1:45pm-2:00pm Wrap-Up and Questions   *Time zone is Eastern Standard Time (EST)   2024 Virtual Spring Expo Registration costs for all FOUR webinars are: Member Registration - $100 Non-Member Registration - $150 ***THIS EVENT WILL NOT BE RECORDED! Be sure to tune into the LIVE event, because once this valuable information is gone, it is GONE.   REGISTER HERE! (ONE registration payment gives you access to ALL FOUR webinars!)   SHARE the MMBA love, education, and savings with a friend!! Connect with MMBA on: Facebook, Instagram, and LinkedIn!!   This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 4.0 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. AMBA and AHIMA Approved for 4.0 continuing education hours. AHIMA CEU is accepted through the current recertification guidelines. MMBA Disclaimer: This webinar was created by presenters focused on Michigan rules and policies. These may vary from state to state. Always be sure to verify with your state specific payers if you are not a Michigan provider.   Webinar Disclaimer - Your individual link to the webinar is not to be shared. It is for a single entry to participate in the conferences. Please, do not share this with anyone. Discovery of multiple log-ins from this registration may result in revocation of your access to the event and possible penalties involving your MMBA membership.   Expo fees, both in-person and virtual, are non-refundable. Members may be subject to a $25 cancellation/no show fee with face-to-face meetings, if you do not cancel your reservation at (855) 360-3401, seven days before the in-person event. For in-person meetings only, MMBA will allow substitutions, but not webinars due to recording options. Contact Admin Assistant to arrange a substitute to avoid possible cancellation fees. Thank you EZClaim for sponsoring MMBA's 2024 webinars!     ©2024 Michigan Medical Billers AssociationPO Box 4031 East Lansing, MI 48826Phone: (855) 360-3401EMAIL: info@MMBAonline.org Virtual - GoTo Webinar