This webinar will prepare hospital staff for compliance with 2017 Medicare outpatient billing guidelines by reviewing the key provisions of the Medicare Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) Final Rule. Policy changes will be briefly explained and hospital action items will be identified to help participants create their own facility’s action plan. Objectives include:
- Review the key changes to Medicare outpatient payment policy for 2017
- Review the key changes to Medicare outpatient billing guidelines for 2017
- Identify action items for hospitals billing under OPPS in 2017
Georgeann Edford, RN, MBA, CCS-P, President and Founder of Coding Compliance Solutions, is an author and frequent presenter to hospitals, physician groups and WK. Georgeann is a recognized leader in the coding, billing and medical necessity.
Georgeann is a MediRegs Coding Advisory Board Member and member of the Editorial Panel for Dennis Barry’s Reimbursement Advisor.