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Save the Date! National Government Services May 2019 Virtual Conference

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The National Government Services Provider Outreach and Education Team will be holding our latest bi-annual virtual conference on Tuesday, 5/7/2019 and Wednesday, 5/8/2019. This two full-day virtual conference will offer a variety of Part A, Part B, FQHC and self-service sessions. There are no associated charges for this virtual conference, and you may register for as many sessions as you’d like.

Each session will begin with a presentation, then we will address your questions. This will be your opportunity to get the latest Medicare education from our POE team AND ask your questions immediately following.

Each regular A and B session, including Electronic Attachments, will be awarded 1.5 MUCs through Medicare University. Since a MAC is presenting this information, each session will also be eligible to receive 1.5 CEUs with the AAPC if you are a CPC. The self-service session will be worth 1 MUC and CEU. Please remember, if you will be reporting CEUs to the AAPC you will need to keep your email registration confirmation as proof of session for any future AAPC audit. If you do not have a registration confirmation in your name you will not be able to report CEUs with the AAPC.

Here is a preview of what we will be discussing:

Part A and FQHC

  • Updated MSP Questionnaire Requirements for Part A Providers
  • Verifying Eligibility – Part A
  • Inpatient Acute Care Hospital Billing Policies
  • Part A Appeals
  • FQHC Services Billing and Coverage
  • Psychiatry and Psychology Services: A Focus on Outpatient Psychotherapy
  • Inpatient Psychiatric Facilities and Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities – What You Need to Know about the “Up to Three-Day” Interrupted Stay Guidelines
  • Part A Overpayment Process
  • Diabetic Self-Management Training: A Focus on Coverage and Documentation
  • The SNF Patient Driven Payment Model Overview
  • FQHC Billing Updates

Part B

  • Date of Service Coding – SE17023
  • Medical Necessity and the ABN for Part B Services
  • Incident To
  • Medicare Part B Common Billing Errors
  • 2019 Medicare Updates
  • Ordering and Certifying Home Health Services
  • The National Correct Coding Initiative and Medically Unlikely Edits
  • Reopening vs. Redetermination: Do You Know the Difference?
  • Initial Preventive Physical Exam and Annual Wellness Visit
  • MSP Part B Billing

Part A and B

  • Ordering and Certifying Home Health Services
  • Medicare Telehealth
  • Medicare Audit Contractors

Self-Service

  • What is NGSConnex?
  • NGSConnex Eligibility: Maximize Verification for Medicare Patients
  • NGSConnex: Initiating and Checking Status of Appeals
  • Medicare Part A and Part B Electronic Attachments
  • Medicare University.com: Keep Track of All Your Medicare Training in One Place!
  • Search Options in NGSMedicare.com

Two days of Medicare education brought to you by the NGS POE team. Registration will begin soon and each session will be listed independently on our website under the Education tab > Webinars, Teleconferences & Events.  

We look forward to speaking with you at the May 2019 National Government Services Virtual Conference!

Posted 3/15/2019


Last Modified: 3/15/19
Save the Date! National Government Services May 2019 Virtual Conference
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