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Managing the Madness: Reimbursable Documentation and Ethical Concerns

Format(s):   Home-study
Discipline(s):   Physical Therapy
Contact Hours:   5
Registration Fee:   $144

Course Goals: This course is intended to guide the professional through a study on accurate and timely reimbursement of claims through adequate documentation. Professional Objectives: At the conclusion of this course, participants will Define the rules and laws governing therapy documentation Recognize the financial impact/risk associated with poor documentation Identfiy the correct assigning of CPT Codes per Local Coverage Determination Correctly assign ICD-10 Codes necessary to support medical necessity Identify items necessary when drafting an accurate Re-certification Identify the role of Therapy in the Weekly Reimbursement Meeting Identify the role of Nursing in documentating procedures for ICD-10 coding List at least four rules of ethics that are found to be common healthcare organization policies Identify practical applications of ethics in real ethical dilemmas Criteria for Completion:A score of 70% or more is considered passing. Scores of less than 70% indicate a failure to understand the material and the test will need to be taken again until a passing score has been achieved.

Documentation in healthcare can feel like a monstrous task to many professionals. Errors or omissions can cost facilities thousands of dollars and open them up to a host of regulatory repercussions. This course provides healthcare professionals of all disciplines with the tools needed to ensure accurate and timely reimbursement of claims through adequate documentation. healthcare professionals will gain an understanding of the critical role their documentation plays in today?s reimbursement environment. Participants will gain insight to the theoretical basis for ethical decision making illustrated by several hypothetical case scenarios impacting the healthcare arena. This Seminar-On-Demand is 5 contact hours in length (check your state?s approval status in the state specific course catalog for your profession).

Dates and Locations
Register Address:   Home-study
Dates:   01-01-2050 - 01-01-2050, 12:00AM 12:00AM