Presented by Michael Tidd
Thursday, March 4, 2021
CMS provided telehealth as a waiver with options for agencies to service patients during the COVID-19 Pandemic and Public Health Emergency. The 2021 home health payment plan has made this PHE waiver a permanent Medicare Beneficiary benefit. Is your agency doing telehealth visits? Have you decided not to because you think you won’t be paid for these visits? Attend to learn about the Telehealth visits and the important changes that occurred in the final rule for 2021 payments.
Discuss the requirement changes for the telehealth visits
Understand the cost savings that telehealth visits provide to agencies
Verbalize the benefits of the telehealth visits for your patients and referral sources
Michael Tidd has over 19 years of experience in the Home Care Industry and is a frequent speaker at HealthCare Synergy Workshops and Webinars. He is a Software Developer, LVN and Certified in ICD-9/10 Coding and OASIS (COS-C, HCS-D). As the Clinical Manager for HealthCare Synergy, he directs the Outsourced Management Services, assists in directing the development of the Healthcare Assistant Web Edition, oversees the Clinical Documentation Auditing provided to clients and directs the Clinical Form Development for the Healthcare Assistant Web Edition. Michael continues to educate agencies in the ongoing regulations that CMS produces, the proper application of the Medicare Conditions of Participation and completing timely, accurate and defendable clinical documentation to survive in the current Medicare Reimbursement Model.