Course: Hawaii Medicare Updates

COURSE DATE AND TIME
Saturday, October 7, 2017 9:00 a.m. to Noon

COURSE TITLE
Hawaii Medicare Updates:
Staying Compliant with Patient Care and What’s Ahead for Medicare in 2018-2019


ADVANCE REGISTRATION IS NOW CLOSED
You can still register onsite.


Patient Consulting Doctor_CroppedCOURSE DESCRIPTION
A Noridian representative will provide a review of Medicare rules and regulations for physical therapy—in hospitals, inpatient rehabilitation hospitals and outpatient therapy. This course will include a discussion about modifiers, documentation, goals and electronic medical records. It will also include a discussion about medical review and how to respond to requests for records, as well as the Medicare appeal mechanisms. The course will also include a look at what changes to expect in health care in overall.

COURSE OBJECTIVES
At the conclusion of this course, participants will be able to:
– Understand Medicare requirements as they currently stand (prescriptions, plan of care requirements, certifications of treatment plans), including suggestions about how to work with referring doctors offices to ensure that documentation complies and would pass an audit.
– Understand information required on a daily note
– Identify when to bill a reevaluation and what constitutes the need for a reevaluation
– Identify who is allowed to treat Medicare patients
– Understand requirements for functional limitation reporting
– Explain what is on the horizon for PT and Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS)

COURSE OPEN TO
PTs, PTAs, OTs, OTAs and Administrative Staff

CONTACT HOURS AVAILABLE
3 hours

ADVANCE REGISTRATION
All Members, Non-Members, PTs, PTAs, OTs, OTAs, Administrative Staff, etc. are eligible for the advance registration rate.
$10 Advance Registrations
$20 On-site Registrations
Advance Registration will close at 11:59 pm on October 1, 2017. After that, you must register on-site.

LOCATION
Rehab Hospital of the Pacific
226 N Kuakini St
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 531-3511