BKD Cost Report Webinar Series: PPS Strategies

KC HC Cost Report Webinar Series

Join BKD for an overview of strategies affecting Medicare reimbursement for inpatient prospective payment system (IPPS) hospitals, including review of wage index, Medicare bad debts, Medicare disproportionate share hospitals and uncompensated care, IME/GME and CARES Act implications.

Learning Objectives

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

  • Discuss items that drive the Medicare cost report settlement for a PPS hospital
  • Explain the effect of these items on the hospital’s Medicare reimbursement
  • Identify opportunities to impact each Medicare reimbursement driver
  • Discuss cost report implications of CARES Act funding


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CPE Information

CPE Credit
1.5 CPE credits in the Specialized Knowledge field of study may be awarded upon verification of participant attendance, during live broadcast.
Fields of Study
Program Level
Advance Preparation
A copy of your hospital cost report would be helpful but not required
Basic understanding of the Medicare cost report
CFOs, VPs of finance, controllers and other accounting staff
Delivery Method
Group internet-based
Refund Policy
There is no fee associated with this webinar.
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