Cost:

Free for HFMA Members
Buy HFMA Membership to Attend

Audience:

Business Partners
Health Plans
Hospitals and Other Providers
Physicians and Other Practitioners

Career level:

Executive
Experienced Professional
Mid-Senior

Recommended for:

Billing
Clinical Operations
Collections
Medical Records
Patient Accounts
Patient Financial Services
Physician Practice
Registration
Reimbursement

Delivery Method:

Self Study

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

Course Availability:

1 Year

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On Demand Webinar | Overview | Coronavirus

15 New CMS cash opportunities for providers

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15 New CMS cash opportunities for providers

Description

CMS is issuing more billing and payment updates at a faster pace than providers have ever experienced.  This "quick update" session will outline 15 new revenue producing services and/or specific codes to be charged and billed for additional reimbursement.

Original Live Webinar Date: 5/29/20
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • Understand major patient service allowances from CMS (Medicare and Medicaid)
  • Identify for service what's expanded for Telehealth services; and what's the difference when "virtual" services are provided.
  • Ensure appropriate lab codes for COVID-19 tests are being charged and billed.
  • Discuss inpatient MS-DRG documentation/payment.

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Relying on aggressive financial policies and collection tactics won't help your organization adapt to the "patient as payer" model, especially after the pandemic.  Instead, you need a strategy that helps patients easily navigate the financial responsibilities associated with their care.

This webinar will reveal new survey data from patients and healthcare providers about the challenges associated with medical billing and payments, including how they have been impacted by COVID-19. With these timely insights, attendees can pinpoint and execute on opportunities to improve the patient financial experience and enhance revenue cycle performance.  Presenters will discuss strategies, like fine-tuning financial policies and offering patients a single, simplified view of their financial responsibility to reduce confusion and high call volume. Attendees can then apply these best practices within their own organization.

Live Original Webinar Date: 7/23/20

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The CFO Checklist: Financial strategy & forecasting during COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic is causing major economic disruptions and has left many health systems struggling to find ways to drive cash supply and forecast budgets. The ability to pivot and prepare a financial operating plan that provides a path toward solid financial footing and support from banks, rating agencies, and stakeholders represents a new discipline that will help to ensure your ability to carry out your mission - to save lives and maintain healthy communities. Presenters will discuss new financial planning and forecasting strategies that consider 90+ factors to help you validate and pressure test your forecasting models six-month, 12-month, three-year outlook.

Original Live Webinar Date: 7/24/20

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Lehigh Valley Health Network (LVHN) is a 9-hospital health system in Northern PA, a hot zone for COVID-19.  The financial/operational impact of the pandemic, as well as medical sheltering requirements, created many unforeseen operational and financial challenges forLVHN.

Learn firsthand from LVHN EVP/CFO Thomas Marchozzi, about how the system is addressing its cash flow, lost revenues and lost volume challenges, which resulted in cash flow swings measured in the hundreds of millions. Also, learn what some of LVHN's key respond, recover, restore and revitalize strategies have been to date to return to operational/financial stability. This webinar will highlight how LVHN initially prepared for the surge in COVID-19 patients and the subsequent steps taken to respond to the organizational impact of the pandemic, including many of the difficult choices LVHN had to make to reduce expenses, mitigate future risks and improve EBIDA across enterprise.

Live Original Webinar Date: 7/20/20

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Navigating Through Pandemic

Overnight, COVID-19 has disrupted the healthcare delivery and financing landscape in ways that are both obvious and subtle. As health system leaders navigate through the pandemic, they will need to re-evaluate their strategic plans and related capital priorities to ensure they are aligned with both the social and economic realities in their markets.


Original Live Date: HFMA Digital Annual Conference (7/15/2020)