Upcoming RCM Conferences and Events
Healthcare is changing literally every minute of every day. Keeping up is one of the biggest challenges for anyone on the clinical or administration side of healthcare delivery. Attending professional development, conferences, summits, and webinars are some of the best ways to get the most current answers to help you navigate the changing landscape. Here are some upcoming events we thought you would interest you. Check back here as we will be updating the content every few weeks and reposting.
For other Healthcare, Health Finance, and Health IT events, conferences, or summits visit our HIT Event Calendar. For our upcoming webinars see Our Webinars in the HIT Event Calendar. For more Health IT online events see our Friday post on HITECH Answers. To follow Hashtag Events and Tweet Chats see our post in HIE Answers.
Stop the Claims Denial Insanity! Effective Prevention Outweighs Denials – The vast majority of providers deal with the reality of denials management every day and even employ dedicated resources that focus exclusively on chasing their hard-earned revenue. What if the best possible denials management strategy was to prevent denials before they occur? Alpha II will guide you through valuable information to help you Rethink Everything and REimagine your REimbursement.
Uncover hidden opportunities to improve your practice’s revenue cycle – This webinar will identify the financial key performance indicators (KPIs) clinicians and administrators should be tracking to understand the revenue cycle. It will offer guidance on how to interpret the numbers and determine which workflow processes may affect your practice’s financial health. Join Greenway Health for a webinar, as Karen Hamer, revenue services consultant with Greenway Health, discusses how you can discover hidden opportunities to improve practice revenue and influence outcomes.
Rethinking Post-Acute Care to Drive Value – It’s time to rethink post-acute care strategies in order to drive value. Innovation is born from identifying and understanding what’s not working. A great example is post-acute care (PAC); spending has more than doubled in the last decade alone  with no end in sight; and Medicare PAC expenditure is nearly $60 billion per year . This is a significant area of untapped cost savings opportunity for health insurance providers; and now is the time to innovate. Webinar attendees can expect an interactive experience with live-polling and real-time results discussed throughout the event.
Quality Payment Program 2017 MIPS: Improvement Activities Performance Category Web-Based Training Course — A new Quality Payment Program 2017 Merit-based Incentive Payment System: Improvement Activities Performance Category Web-Based Training course is available through the Learning Management System. Learn about:
- Improvement Activities performance category requirements
- How this category fits into the larger Quality Payment Program
- Steps you need to take to report Improvement Activities data to CMS
- Basics about scoring
On Demand Webinars – ICYMI
Patients as Payers: Practical Strategies for Proactive Collections – Today’s patients are paying more of their healthcare costs than ever before and are scrutinizing their provider’s cost of care, billing details and financial practices. Using results from Waystar’s 2018 Patient Payment Check -Up™ Survey, this webinar drills into patient billing pain points and address how new technologies, solutions and processes can help you create a more modern patient billing experience.
ABCs of the QPP Playlist – Join Answers Media Network and SA Ignite each month as we address your questions on the current and future state of the CMS Quality Payment Program.
The Future of CMMI: Where Do We Go from Here? – While participation in Medicare Shared Savings Program (MSSP) continues to expand and CMS is rolling out the Bundled Payments for Care Improvement (BPCI) Advanced initiative, questions regarding the sustainability and long-term effectiveness of these and other alternative payment models remain. A recent analysis from Avalere highlights the uncertainty regarding the MSSP after finding ACO net savings have fallen short of the initial Congressional Budget Office (CBO) projections by more than $2 billion but also suggests some opportunities for future success.
Conferences and Summits
Our world is changing every day at breakneck speed and healthcare is no different. Browse through some of these upcoming events and maybe you will find one that will help ease the adjustment to the ever-changing healthcare landscape. You may even make a connection or two while networking.
National Conferences on Medicare, Medicaid and Duals
When: October 14-18, 2018
Register for this event.
Event Hashtag: #AHIPMMD
National Conferences on Medicare, Medicaid and Duals – This fall, take a few days out of the office. Then take home exceptional insight that translates to your organization, your mission, and the communities you serve. You’ll meet experts from across the health care universe including leadership from health plans, government agencies, health care providers, academia, and other stakeholders. To help you plan your #AHIPMMD experience, see all the speakers, sessions, and topics on our agenda to-date.
Consumer Experience & Digital Health Forum – When consumers do better, we all do better. AHIP’s Consumer Experience & Digital Health Forum delivers ideas to help build and implement CX and digital health strategies that will break down barriers to better care and drive member loyalty. You’ll learn from startups and powerhouses, focused on topics at the forefront of the push to reinvent health care.
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HQC Health Care Quality Congress– Introducing the Health Care Quality Congress – a new national meeting from NCQA. The only meeting offering exclusive education and a deeper-dive on the updates of NCQA Health Plan Accreditation, quality improvement initiatives and new HEDIS measures and results–following the 2019 release! Previously held as a regional series of Health Plan Accreditation and HEDIS meetings, the Health Care Quality Congress will be the first opportunity after the data is released to ask questions, learn about the latest developments in Health Plan Accreditation and HEDIS measures directly from NCQA, and expand your ability to offer high-quality, value-based care to your plan members via a NEW expanded agenda.
MGMA18 The Annual Conference – Find new solutions to your biggest challenges from healthcare’s greatest minds. MGMA18 | The Annual Conference is a leading healthcare management event for medical practice and hospital executives, physicians and consultants. Join MGMA in Boston and be part of the conversations that will transform healthcare.