TODAY! Emerging Legal Trends in Home Care & Hospice: Payment Audits and Appeals

Day: Monday, December 13, 2021 Time: 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET Register now! With significant funding of home care and hospice through Medicare and Medicaid, claims audits and appeals are a routine part of business life. Like any other business responsibility, there are steps to take to mitigate the burdens and improve the accuracy of…

Emerging Legal Trends in Home Care & Hospice Part 9: Payment Audits and Appeals

With significant home care and hospice funding through Medicare and Medicaid, claims audits and appeals are a routine part of business life. However, like any other business responsibility, there are steps to take to mitigate the burdens and improve the accuracy of claims. This program provides an in-depth overview of the strategies to reduce the risk of adverse audits and secure successful appeals on contested claim denials.

Information on the Series

NAHC is bringing together the top experts in the industry to examine the most important legal topics in home care and hospice.

Home care and hospice is a highly regulated industry, as such, it forces providers to maintain a strong working knowledge of a bewildering array of legal issues just to stay in business — fortunately, NAHC has a solution. This 10-part webinar series offers an in-depth and practical analysis of the key legal topics every home care and hospice executive should understand.

Every part of your organization is impacted by legal and regulatory trends, that’s why we provide insight and guidance for every part of your organization from clinical to finance to legal. These webinars will help your entire organization stay ahead of the curve.

CMS Finalizes Changes to the Appeals Regulations

On May 7, 2019, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a final rule that that fine-tunes several of the regulations governing the Medicare appeals process. CMS finalized all the provisions in the rule as proposed. Removal of Requirement That Appellants Sign Appeal Requests CMS finalized its proposal to allow appellants in Medicare…

CMS Proposes Changes to Medicare Appeals Regulations

On October 3, 2018, The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued a propose rule that fine-tunes several of the regulations governing the Medicare appeals process. Removal of Requirement That Appellants Sign Appeal Requests CMS is proposing that appellants in Medicare Parts A and B claim and Part D coverage determination appeals be allowed…