Compliance and the FQHC Revenue Cycle
In this day-long training, attorney Susannah Vance Gopalan and Rebekah Wallace Pardeck of Achieve Revenue Management will discuss key areas of regulation that federally qualified health centers (FQHC) encounter at each stage of the revenue cycle, from enrolling the FQHC with federal programs, to “onboarding” clinicians, to self-auditing filed claims.
After defining the concept of revenue cycle compliance and the activities it encompasses, the presenters will first identify key sources of law, regulation, and program guidance relevant to revenue cycle processes. The presenters will discuss revenue cycle compliance risk areas they have observed in their work with health centers, ranging from managed care credentialing of clinicians, to key FQHC claim documentation requirements, to the handling of non-covered and bundled services in the claims process. The presenters will identify the various types of Medicare and Medicaid audits and auditing entities, providing an overview of typical audit processes. Finally, they will identify best practices for revenue cycle compliance, including policies and procedures and internal audit schedules and protocols.
We now offer a Medicare/Medicaid Training Bundle that includes access to this training and two other live workshops, plus two recorded webinars. Learn more here.
- Health Center CEOs
- Revenue cycle managers and billing managers
After this training, you will be able to:
- Identify key sources of law, regulation, and program guidance relevant to revenue cycle processes
- Learn strategies for proactively addressing the key risk areas in the FQHC revenue cycle
- Describe the Medicare and Medicaid audit types and auditing entities
Monday, April 22, 2024
11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. ET
|11:00 - 11:15 a.m.
|11:15 - 11:30 a.m.
|Defining Revenue Cycle Compliance
|11:30 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Stages of the FQHC Revenue Cycle: Guidance and Key Risk Areas
|12:15 - 12:30 p.m.
|12:30 - 1:45 p.m.
Stages of the FQHC Revenue Cycle: Guidance and Key Risk Areas, continued
|1:45 - 2:15 p.m.
|2:15 - 3:00 p.m.
|3:00 - 3:15 p.m.
OIG Suggested Compliance Program Elements
|3:15 - 3:30 p.m.
|3:30 - 4:15 p.m.
|4:15 - 4:30 p.m.
This live, interactive training will take place in the Feldesman Training Solutions Virtual Classroom, hosted by Zoom. Should you have any technical questions or would like more information, please contact us at email@example.com or 1-855-200-3822.
Susannah Vance Gopalan
Susannah Vance Gopalan is a Partner in the firm’s Health Care practice group where she focuses on health care litigation and regulatory counseling, with a focus on Medicaid and Medicare payment, financing, and compliance issues. She brings regulatory experience to bear when advising clients and pursuing litigation on their behalf. She has a record of negotiating Medicaid waivers and managed care arrangements on behalf of providers, provider associations, and governmental entities. She represented a group of providers in reaching a settlement in major Medicaid litigation. [Full Bio]
Rebekah Wallace Pardeck (Achieve Revenue Management, LLC)
President and Owner of Achieve Revenue Management, LLC, Rebekah has more than 20 years of coding, revenue cycle management, operations, and training experience. She provides training and revenue cycle management services to federally qualified health centers, rural health clinics, and medical practices and community health centers.
Previously, Rebekah worked for over a decade as a consultant with a national accounting firm and as the director of operations for management service organizations and hospital-owned multispecialty physician practices. She is experienced in consulting on professional revenue cycle analysis and enhancement, medical practice operations, patient flow redesign, business process improvement and development, staffing analysis and redesign, practice efficiency and productivity and educational sessions and training. [Full Bio]
Participants can earn up to 5.00 CPE credits in Specialized Knowledge and Applications upon completion of all course requirements.
- Prerequisites: None
- Target Audience: Health Center CEOs, CFOs, COOs, Revenue cycle managers and billing managers
- Advanced Preparation: None
- Program Level: All
- Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
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- 4.25 Certificate of Attendance
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