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).
Compl: Reimbursement Issues
This course provides an overview of the prospective payment systems used in the Medicare program and as well as Medicare fee schedules. This course provides a general discussion and overview of Medicare reimbursement under the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) and discusses specific instances in which a hospital may receive additional payments under the IPPS.
Compl: The Outpatient Prospective Payment System
This course provides a general discussion and overview of reimbursement provided by Medicare under the outpatient prospective payment system. It also discusses the use of ambulatory payment classifications in the outpatient prospective payment system. The course can be used as a basis for understanding compliance issues relating to the OPPS.
Compl: Medicare Compliance Concerns
This course addresses specific Medicare compliance and coding issues. It will review terms such as MS-DRG window, Two-midnight rule, Correct coding initiative (CCI), modifiers, and Medicare secondary payer (MSP).