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Did you know? 2019 Revenue Integrity Symposium is this October

October 15-16, 2019 | Orlando, FL

The Revenue Integrity Symposium is the can’t-miss event for revenue integrity, revenue cycle, and Medicare compliance education and high-level networking for acute and long-term care professionals. Learn from trusted experts with cutting-edge regulatory insight that will arm you with the tools you need to take 2020 by storm. By popular demand, this year’s event kicks off with a motivational keynote session and introduces a track focused on professional development to help you navigate your career and ensure your team is positioned for success.

Benefits of the 2019 Revenue Integrity Symposium:

  • Learn strategies for designing a revenue integrity program, defining leadership, and setting and meeting revenue integrity goals
  • Gauge the financial and operational impact of the 2020 OPPS and MPFS proposed rules and the 2020 IPPS final rule
  • Discover best practices for maintaining an up-to-date and compliant charge description master (CDM) and learn to identify charge capture strategies
  • Get the latest information on external auditors and learn new strategies for dealing with claim denials and appeals
  • Develop strategies for enhancing your denials management program, using analytics to strengthen internal audits and defend against external audits
  • Gain insight into billing and coding hot topics that may impact your facility’s financial performance, including injections and infusions, claim edits, and patient status
  • Return to your facility armed with the tools to enhance revenue integrity and develop strategies for accurately documenting, coding, and billing patient encounters and stays
  • Discuss strategies for executing the new PDPM case-mix payment model
  • Analyze the role of diagnosis coding with the MDS in the post-acute care setting

2019 Highlights:

  • An overview of the 2020 OPPS and MPFS proposed rules and the 2020 IPPS final rule
  • Strategies for effective chargemaster maintenance, charge capture, and charge reconciliation
  • Revenue integrity program design and management
  • Properly addressing National Correct Coding Initiative edits and Medically Unlikely Edits
  • Current payer audit targets and strategies to protect revenue
  • Best practices for reducing payer denials using targeted data analytics
  • Understanding the impact of patient status and navigating payer regulations
  • Reimbursement, documentation, and coding strategies for laboratory tests and drug administration
  • Impact of value-based reimbursement models on revenue
  • The impact of the new PDPM case-mix payment model on billing and reimbursement
  • The link between ICD-10 coding and the MDS