The Inside Scoop on Audits and Appeals

Medicare and other private payers are ramping up efforts to prevent improper payments through prepayment audits, postpayment audits, and other initiatives. While facing an audit is a daunting prospect, understanding audit processes and implementing risk reduction strategies today will help practices respond in the event of an audit. Join us as a physical therapist and an attorney share their audit experiences and provide suggestions for responding to audits and reducing your risk.

Course Code:

LMS-593

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Category1

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CPTA2018-19

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No

cert_No IACET

No

cert_NV credit value

0.2

cert_NY approval

Yes

cert_OH approval code

18S0501

cert_OH hours

2

cert_OK category

B

cert_OK hours

2

cert_PA DA hours

0

cert_PA Ethics hours

0

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0

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No

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1909019TX

Completion Instructions

To successfully complete this course, you must open and review all lessons and resources in the course. Once you have progressed through the course lessons and resources, you must take an assessment of learning. You are required to complete the assessment with at least 70% accuracy in order to claim CEU credit. You may retake the assessment as many times as you like.

Course level

Intermediate

Date published

05/23/2014

Date recorded

05/20/2014

Delivery method

Webinar

Instructor(s)

J. Todd Mason PT, DPT, MS; Donna K. Thiel

Learning objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, you will be able to: 1. Identify underlying problems that can lead to denials 2. Examine your practice to identify potential problems that may lead to an audit 3. Implement strategies to minimize risk of a formal audit 4. Describe practical strategies for dealing with an audit 5. Develop a self-audit process for your practice

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Type:E-Learning Course
Credits:0.2
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Domains:Mason, Professional Excellence, Thiel
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