2018 OIG Work Plan for Coding, Billing & Reimbursement

Duration: 90 Minutes
It is imperative that practices and facilities know the "audit risks" and what the Office of Inspector is looking for in regard to safeguarding federal dollars and protecting the Medicare trust fund. Discussion of what the audits have uncovered so far in 2018 and how you can protect your practice in the future. Easy to understand guidance and layout of the items that the OIG is watching.
2018 OIG Work Plan for Coding, Billing & Reimbursement
Product ID: 505323
Objectives of the Presentation
  • Discuss what the Office of Inspector General is looking for and why
  • Cutting out Fraud and Abuse with regard to federal dollars
  • Essential elements of a billing compliance plan that is outlined in the Federal Register
  • Minimizing risk of an audit in your practice or facility
  • What are the "target" items that are on the work plan?
Why Should you Attend
This session will offer assistance to practices who are taking compliance seriously.

Areas Covered
  • What items are on the "hit" list right now
  • Risk areas in your practice/facility. We will help to identify them
  • Who could be at risk for potential audits to take place
  • What is a compliance billing plan and why do I need one?
  • Whether CMS always follows the OIG recommendations
  • Compliance issues that need to be addressed by physicians, hospitals, facilities and other healthcare providers
Who will Benefit
This webinar is designed for: Anyone in the healthcare arena that realizes audits are real and that compliance is not an option. This is especially true with regard to compliance officers, office managers, physicians, coders/billers, administrators, stake holders, etc.
  • Clinic coding/billing personnel
  • Healthcare compliance personnel
  • Hospital charge master coordinators
  • Billing and claims generation personnel
  • Compliance personnel
  • Patient financial management personnel
  • Cost accounting personnel
  • Cost report personnel
  • Financial analysts
  • Managed care contract personnel
  • Revenue enhancement personnel
  • Revenue cycle specialists
  • Chief financial officers
Topic Background
One of the most important compliance tools for healthcare providers and organizations every year, the OIG Work Plan lays out the audits, evaluations and other projects for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) and others that the HHS Office of Inspector General plans to conduct in the year ahead. If you understand the OIG’s work plan, you will know where to focus your attention when it comes to fraud and investigative activities of the federal government, and you can avoid problems, expensive and time-consuming audits.
$200
Recorded Session for one participant
Get life time access with download option!
Book this course
Pay Now
  $250.00 Training CD
Free shipment within 4 Working Days of placing the order. Get life time access for unlimited participants.
  $300.00 Training USB Flash Drive
Free shipment within 4 Working Days of placing the order. Get life time access for unlimited participants.
For multiple location please contact our customer care team +1-510-857-5896.
How it works
Live Session - How it works
  • Login to onlinecompliancepanel with your registered username and password https://www.onlinecompliancepanel.com/login
  • The webinar joining link, username and password for joining the webinar will be updated on your OCP Account 24 hours prior to the webinar
  • Presentation handouts in Downloadable PDF format will be updated on your OCP Account 24 hours prior to the live session
  • Login to the audio conference on the scheduled date and time
  • Get answers to your queries through interactive Q&A sessions via chat at the end of the session
  • Download the Certificate of Attendance and Purchase Invoice from your OCP Account 24 hours after the completion of the session
  • Please let us know your thoughts and views at the end of the webinar, your valuable feedback will help us improve
Recorded Session - How it works
  • Login to onlinecompliancepanel with your registered username and password https://www.onlinecompliancepanel.com/login
  • Upon purchase of the recorded session a link will be updated on your OCP Account within 24 hours
  • Please click on the link to access the Recorded Session
  • Presentation handouts in downloadable PDF format will be updated on your OCP Account within 24 hours of the purchase of the product
  • Download the Certificate of Attendance and Purchase Invoice from your OCP Account after 48 hours of the product Purchase
  • Please share your valuable Feedback at the end of the session
Instructor Profile:
Rhonda Granja, B.S., CMC, CMOM, CMA, CPC, is a certified professional coder and certified medical assistant. Rhonda has been in the medical office profession since 1990 and is currently working as an independent medical consultant. She has been involved extensively in medical advocacy. Rhonda has done the necessary follow-up work and has a proven track record for winning insurance appeals. She is involved with multiple medical groups and has also developed staff motivation techniques. Rhonda enjoys sharing her experience and knowledge with others in this profession. Her vast experience has been achieved by actively working in all areas of a medical practice - everything from the front desk to the clinical side. Rhonda is an active member of the American Academy of Professional Coders; Medical Group Manager's Association, and the Consumer Family Advisory Committee. She has extensive knowledge of billing and reimbursement related to managed care and commercial carriers as well as Medicare and state funded products. Rhonda has a wealth of experience and her passion for speaking tends to get attendees excited about what they do. Aside from her professional relationships, she makes time to advocate with the non-profit organization, Autism Speaks.
View More