Cost:

Free for HFMA Members
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Audience:

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

Advance Preparation:

None

Prerequisites:

None

Course Availability:

1 Year

On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance
The current HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) Work Plan Includes a mix of historical areas of focus and new issues that the OIG will target in the coming year. Effective June 2017, the OIG updates its Work Plan website monthly, adding n...
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Comment Letter | Legal and Regulatory Compliance
HFMA submitted a comment letter to the OIG pertaining to the proposed revisions to safe harbors under the Anti-Kickback Statute, and civil monetary penalty rules regarding beneficiary inducements.
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Comment Letter | Legal and Regulatory Compliance
HFMA submitted a comment letter to CMS pertaining to the physician self-referral regulations proposed rule.
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Live Webinar | Legal and Regulatory Compliance
The ambulatory surgery center (ASC) payment system continues to evolve with the proposed changes to the hospital outpatient system (OPPS) for calendar year 2020. Find out what changes are proposed for implementation on January 1, 2020 for A...
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Podcast | Legal and Regulatory Compliance
The podcast team breaks down the recently issued CMS final rule around price transparency. Also, a rural health system in South Dakota discusses how it transformed its revenue cycle by focusing on self-pay patients.
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On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance

2020 Final Rule changes to Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASC)

On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance

2020 Final Rule changes to Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgery Centers (ASC)

Description

The ambulatory surgery center (ASC) payment system continues to evolve with the proposed changes to the hospital payment system (OPPS) for calendar year 2020. Fnd out what changes are proposed for implementation on January 1, 2020 for ASCs and hospital outpatient services in the CY2020 final rule. Physician practice managers will want to keep a close watch on the ASC and OPPS developments as more services migrate from one setting to another. Prepare your organization now for the proposed changes.

Topics Include:

  • Latest update on CMS' pricing transparency initiatives
  • 2020 OPPS changes to drugs, biological, and radiopharmaceuticals
  • 2020 340B drug rules
  • 2020 changes to OPPS for cancer hospitals and partial hospitalization services
  • 2020 changes to OPPS packaging
  • 2020 methods to control outpatient volume increases related to clinic visits
  • 2020 changes for ASCs
  • 2020 changes to hospital outpatient and ASC quality requirements
  • Additional changes to other policy areas such as prior authorizations and laboratory date of service rules
Original Live Webinar Date: 12/17/19
After this program, you'll be able to..
  • identify 2020 OPPS/ASC rule changes that may have significant impact on health system finances
  • Develop strategies and potential action plans to address the 2020 issues within your organization's charge structure and operational processes
  • Describe potential compliance risks

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On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance

An Overview of the Office of Inspector General's Work Plan

The current HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) Work Plan Includes a mix of historical areas of focus and new issues that the OIG will target in the coming year. Effective June 2017, the OIG updates its Work Plan website monthly, adding new initiated items and removing completed items. Provider organizations need to be aware of the OIG's priorities and understand what drives scrutiny in these key areas.

During this webinar, the presenters provide an overview of the Work Plan and key areas of focus for provider organizations, while summarizing key provisions within the plan.

Original Live Webinar Date: 1/16/20

On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance

Fall 2019 Virtual Conference On-Demand

As the industry continues to move toward a financial model based on value rather than volume, keeping up to speed on the latest regulatory changes, transparency tools, and compliance requirements is essential to success. Join us to hear the latest on potential disruptors, unique approaches to patient engagement, and strategies for adding value to your organization.

On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance

Understanding what the new proposed rules of the CFPB mean for you

This webinar will provide a high level of the proposed rules from the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB), will identify areas of specific interest, both positive and negative, and will describe what medical providers should consider in order to maintain compliance as they partner with third parties in the revenue cycle management process that are directly governed by debt collection regulations and the proposed rules. Participants will take away specific opportunities to improve patient experience and increase recoveries through around omni-channel communication options that will be available under the proposed rules.


Original live webinar date: 10/8/2019

On Demand Webinar | Update | Legal and Regulatory Compliance

2020 Proposed Rule Changes to the Medicare Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System and Ambulatory Surgery Payment System

The ambulatory surgery (ASC) payment system continues to evolve with the proposed changes to the hospital outpatient system (OPPS) for a calendar year 2020. Find out what changes are proposed for implementation on January 1, 2020 for ASCs and hospital outpatient services in the CY2019 final rule. Physician practice managers will want to keep a close watch on the ASC and OPPS developments as more services migrate from one setting to another. Prepare your organization now for the proposed changes.
Topics Include:
  • Proposed 2020 APC groupings
  • Proposed 2020 OPPS changes to drugs, biological, and radiopharmaceuticals
  • Proposed 2020 changes to OPPS for cancer hospitals and partial hospitalization services
  • Proposed 2020 changes to OPPS packaging
  • Proposed 2020 methods to control outpatient volume increases
  • Proposed 2020 changes for ASCs
  • Proposed 2020 changes to hospital outpatient quality requirements
  • Proposed 2020 additional changes to other policy areas