Schedule

Sunday, October 27, 2013

Preconference Workshops (optional; additional fees apply)

8:00 am – 12:00 pm
The Physician Practice Revenue Cycle: Managing for Strong Returns (PCW1)

1:00 – 3:30 pm
Using CARE Leadership Tools to Create a Winning Environment (PCW2)
Preparing Physicians for the Transition to ICD-10 (PCW3)

3:40 – 4:30 pm
Creating a Winning Application for the MAP Awards (GS1)

4:40 – 5:30 pm
Conference Kick-Off
The Future of Revenue Cycle Excellence and Presentation of HFMA’s 2013 MAP Awards for Performance Improvement in Revenue Cycle (GS2)

5:30 – 7:00 pm
Networking Reception

Monday, October 28, 2013

7:15 – 8:30 am
Early Riser HFMA Peer-Review® Sessions 

  • College Station Medical Center: Capturing Professional Fees Saves 28% of Temporary Physician Cost (PR1)
  • Intermountain Healthcare: Structuring Multidisciplinary Teams for Revenue Cycle Improvement (PR2)
  • Novant Health and Orlando Health: Automated Patient Access Processes Make a Difference (PR3)

8:30 – 9:30 am
Keynote Address: The Future of Healthcare Delivery and New Care Delivery Models (KN1)

9:30 – 10:00 am
Networking Break

10:00 – 11:00 am
Spotlight on Organizational Excellence: MAP Awards Winner Texas Health Resources (GS3)

11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Success Stories with MAP Award Winners 

  • St. Mary’s Health Care System: Identifying Strategic Steps to Reduce Denials (B01)
  • Henry County Health Center: Using Organizational Dashboards to Improve Patient Access and Satisfaction (B02)

12:15 – 1:30 pm
Networking Lunch

1:30 – 2:45 pm
Success Stories with MAP Award Winners 

  • Shelby Baptist Medical Center: Integrating Clinical and Financial Goals to Reduce Costs (B03)
  • Centra Health: Using Technology, Accountability, and Collaboration to Improve Point-of-Service Cash Collections and Revenue Cycle Performance (B04)
2:45 – 3:15 pm
Networking Break

3:15 – 4:30 pm
Ignite Your Revenue Cycle: Tips from Winners of HFMA’s MAP Awards for Performance Improvement (GS4)

5:00 – 6:30 pm
Networking Reception

Tuesday, October 29, 2013

7:15 – 8:30 am
Early Riser HFMA Peer-Review® Sessions

  • Catholic Health Partners: Implementing Consistent Utilization Review Across All Payers for a Reduction in Denials (PR5)
  • Inova Health System: Improving Outcomes Data to Drive Performance and Payment (PR6)
  • University of Pennsylvania Health System: Forensic Coding for Denials Management (PR7)

8:30 – 9:45 am
Success Stories with MAP Award Winners

  • Rochester General: Using an EMR Transformation to Improve Co-pay Collections and Reduce Denials (B05)
  • Hoag Hospital: Partnering with Clinicians to Improve Patient Communications (B06)
9:45 – 10:15 am

Networking Break 

10:15 – 11:30 am

Success Stories with a MAP App User

  • Dignity Health: Improving Productivity, Decreasing Labor Cost, and Protecting DNFB While Transitioning to ICD-10 (B07)

Success Stories with a MAP Awards Winner

  • Geisinger Health System: Creating a Revenue Cycle Strategy for Mergers and Acquisitions (B08)

11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Peer Problem-Solving Lunch: Mastering System Conversions and Upgrades (GS5)