2015 Home Health Medicare Payment & Regulatory Updates – Part III

Date:  Thursday, February 26, 2015
Time:  2 - 3 p.m. Central time
CPE Credit:  One CPE credit in Specialized Knowledge and Applications field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance.
Presenter:  Aaron Little

Aaron Little

Managing Director


Health Care

910 E. St. Louis Street, Suite 200
P.O. Box 1190
Springfield, MO 65801-1190 (65806)


In 2015, home health agencies face more Medicare payment rate cuts, prospective payment system case mix model changes, face-to-face encounter requirement modifications, therapy reassessments and more. Join BKD for a look at upcoming changes and strategies to help home health agencies prepare for the new challenges.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this webinar, participants will be able to:

  • Discuss new variables affecting the home health payment and revenue cycle, such as rates and case mix weights
  • Explain changes to core-based statistical area codes required for billing and payment
  • Describe payment issues related to home health episodes that began in 2014 and end in 2015
  • Apply new requirements related to home health face-to-face encounter documentation
  • Use new Web-based tools from BKD to validate home health payments


CPE Information

Audience:  Health care executives and managers, home health executives, managers, accounting, billing and clinical staff
Program Level:  Intermediate
Delivery Method:  Group Internet-Based
Advance Preparation:  None
Prerequisites:  Experience or knowledge level comparable to health care executives and managers, home health executives, managers, accounting, billing and clinical staff
Refund Policy:  There is no fee associated with this webinar.


Contact Information
If you have concerns or would like information regarding program cancellation policies or CPE credit, contact us at training@bkd.com or 800.472.2745.


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