2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment Systems (IPPS) proposed regulations
This webinar reviews the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) proposed inpatient prospective payment systems (IPPS) regulations. The final rule contains updates and changes affecting operations and capital-related costs for healthcare provider organizations and implements provisions contained in the Affordable Care Act (ACA), the Protecting Access to Medicare Act, and other legislation. These proposed changes take effect October, 1, 2020.
Original Live Webinar Date (6/10/20)
Healthcare Finance: The Big Picture
Next to national defense, the healthcare industry in the United States is one of the largest sectors of the economy. Currently making up almost 20 percent of the nation's gross domestic product, health care in the U.S. will be a significant factor in the national economy for the foreseeable future.
The latest on healthcare regulatory and legislative issues with Andy Bressler
A look at the latest healthcare regulatory and legislative issues moving through Congress, Health and Human Services (HSS) and the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS).
Healthcare Industry Regulation and Accreditation
This course discusses the regulation and accreditation of the healthcare field. It provides overviews of various legislation, such as the HMO Act of 1973, the Employee Retirement Income Security Act of 1974 (ERISA), state regulations, and the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (PPACA). It also discusses regulatory and crediting bodies, including the Joint Commission, URAC, and the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA).