What's Next for the OPPS: A Look at the 2018 Final Rule

What's Next for the OPPS: A Look at the 2018 Final Rule

Webinar Recording

During this complimentary webinar, we will analyze the key provisions of the OPPS final rule and identify the significant changes that will impact your organization. This 90-minute webinar will help prepare your staff for compliance with the 2018 Medicare outpatient billing guidelines. Policy changes will be explained and future action items identified to help create an action plan for each facility.

Following attendance of this webinar participants will be able to:

  • Review the important changes to Medicare outpatient coding and billing requirements for 2018
  • Analyze significant APC grouping changes for 2018 to include a discussion of comprehensive APCs and additional packaging provisions
  • Identify the top operational challenges hospitals will face in 2018
  • Review changes to hospital outpatient quality requirements
  • Discuss other key changes related to charging, coding and billing outpatient services

Jennifer Bishop, CCS, CCS-P has over 20 years of experience in the healthcare arena, including 12 years in an acute-care hospital setting. As well as over 10 years performing both DRG and APC audits for hospitals nationwide. In addition, she has extensive experience with Chargemaster maintenance, provider education, and revenue cycle management.

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