Learn how to prevent the biggest “pitfalls” or “traps” of therapy electronic documentation with actual before and after samples. Ensuring your claims demonstrate evidence-based care while receiving appropriate reimbursement.
Live WebinarThu, Jun 22, 2023 at 3:00 pm EDT
CEUs/Hours Offered: AOTA/0.2 Intermediate, Professional Issues, 07142; CE Broker/2.0 General (FL), Patient Related (AL), Related To Direct Hands-On Patient Care (GA), Professional/Health Care Related (SC), Related To OT (AZ), Related To OT (LA), Directly Related To OT (MS), Directly Related To OT (TN), CE Broker #20-1066004; IACET/0.2; NBCOT PDUs/2.5 Intermediate, Education And/or Research
- After this course, participants will be able to identify how payers review documentation, what they are generally looking for, and the general process of review.
- After this course, participants will be able to distinguish the difference between what is considered “skilled” and “unskilled” per current Medicare regulations.
- After this course, participants will be able to compare and contrast validated and unvalidated claims, analyze the EMR component that could lead to possible reviews and/or denials, and identify and apply key elements in the medical record that aides in the justification of skilled services that are medically necessary.
|10-50 Minutes||“Skilled” documentation regulatory review|
|50-90 Minutes||Actual documentation samples|
|115-120 Minutes||Summary; Q & A|
John M. Delossantos
OTR/L, MBA, RAC-CT, CFPS, R-RAM
Mr. John M. Delossantos has over 25 years of experience in the Skilled Nursing Facility Industry. He held the position of Regional Vice President for more than 15 yrs. with the largest privately held contract therapy company in the United States. John is a Registered Occupational Therapist with an MBA in Healthcare Management. He also is a Certified Resident Assessment Coordinator (RAC-CT). In recent years, John and his company (JMD Healthcare Solutions LLC) have been part of an Independent Review Organization (IRO) appointed by the U.S. Office of Inspector General (OIG) to validate both therapy and MDS SNF claims. He also sits on the advisory board for two colleges in Indiana, where he lives with his wife and 2 children.
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American Occupational Therapy Association
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