2020 Medicare PDGM Survival Guide

Medicare has proposed a new payment system for 2020 Patient Driven Grouping Model (PDGM). The 153 HHRG scores will be expanded to 216. This is the most dramatic payment change since 2000!

This seminar will show you the change for Patient Driven Grouping Model (PDGM) Payment System

  1. No Pay RAP Requirements
  2. Strategies to Avoid the 20% Penalty
  3. 4 Exceptions to the 5 day billing rules to avoid the payment penalty
  4. New Notice of Admission Transmitted by the 5th calendar day in 2022
  5. New Home Infusion Payment Rules Effective January 1, 2021
  6. CARES Act Forgiveness Portal
  7. PPP Round 2 Qualifications
  8. PPP Round 1 Forgiveness Application
  9. Eliminate Reimbursement for Medical Supplies
  10. Out Patient Therapy Strategies
  11. Part B Billing for COVID-19 Tests and Flu Shots

Meet the Speaker

James Plonsey

President, Medicare Training & Consulting, Inc.

James E. Plonsey, President of Medicare Training & Consulting, has been involved in healthcare accounting and finance since 1980. He has been a member of the Healthcare Financial Management Association since 1983. Jim is well versed in all aspects of Medicare and Medicaid participation and reimbursement. His background includes experience with providers, with the Blue Cross Association, with a major teaching hospital, and with a major accounting firm; prior to starting his own firm, Medicare Training & Consulting, in 1990. Jim also organizes and conducts seminars on a variety of issues concerning reimbursement.

James Plonsey has over 30 years of healthcare experience including six years with Blue Cross Blue Shield Association, training 750 Medicare auditors for the Fiscal Intermediary. He has owned a Home Health, West Valley Home Health in Utah.

Who Should Attend

  • Home Health Agency Administrators
  • Nurse Administrators
  • Controllers
  • Billers
  • Directors of Nursing

Pricing

1 Person Total

$429

1 day training
Single agency
Course Materials
Lunch
Coffee

2 Persons Total

$829

1 day training
Same agency
Course Materials
Lunch
Coffee

3 Persons Total

$1199

1 day training
Same agency
Course Materials
Lunch
Coffee

7 Continuing Education Units (CEU)

CANCELLATION POLICY:    If Medicare Training and Consulting must cancel a seminar due to low registration, registrants will receive a full refund by their method of payment.  If a participant cancels a reservation, notification must occur 15 or more calendar days before the meeting date for a 100% refund.  A participant may enroll in a future course in lieu of a cash refund.  Medicare Training & Consulting is unable to grant refunds for lodging, airfare, and other expenses.

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2021 – Home Health Survey – December 6, 2021 – Las Vegas, NV

The Date: December 6th, 2021

City: Las Vegas, NV

Hotel Information: Harrah's Las Vegas

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