Presented by Michael Tidd
Thursday, April 2, 2020
Surviving & Thriving PDGM in 2020 Webinar – Part 3 of 4
A patient’s conditions frequently change throughout the longevity of care provided by the agency. PDGM provides a unique capability to see a change in payment reflected in the claims. PDGM is really very simple once you understand the process. Are you setup to understand how that change will help or hurt your agency? Will your agency benefit financially from the change?
Communicate how a change in your patient’s conditions are reflected in your claims
Timing is everything! Understand when things must occur to ensure you see a financial change in the claim
Learn why skilled coders are required to excel under PDGM
Get to know when LUPAs occur under PDGM
Verbalize the transition from the 1st and 2nd 30 day claim period of an episode
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.