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TRAINING EVENTS

TRAINING EVENTS

Audiology Resources Boot Camp: Compliance, Coding and Reimbursement

Day #1 Agenda:

8AM-10:30AM (Ethical/Legal Section):

  • Codes of Ethics Of Audiology
  • Published Professional Guidelines For Audiology 
  • State Licensure Laws for Audiology
  • Legal Aspects of Audiology State Licensure Laws
  • Anti-Kickback
  • False Claims Act
  • Stark Laws
  • Food and Drug Administration Guidance on Hearing Aids
  • HIPAA 

10:45AM-12:30PM:

  • Managed Care Terms
  • Insurance Contracting/Contract Renegotiation for Audiologists
  • Insurance Credentialing
  • Third-Party Reimbursement Tips
  • Billing Hearing Aids to Third-Parties
  • CMS 1500 Form Requirements

 1:00 PM-2:30PM:

  • CPT Coding
  • Coding Scenarios
  • ICD 10 and its Implementation

 2:45PM-5PM: 

  • HCPCS
  • Modifiers
  • Evaluation and Management Codes and their Role in
  • Audiology
  • Documentation and Report Writing

 Day #2 Agenda:

 8AM-10:30AM:

  • Medicare and Medicaid
  • Medicare Enrollment for Audiologists
  • Medicare Policies for Audiology
  • Medicare Order Requirements for Audiologists
  • Health Care Reform: MACRA, MIPS, and PQRS Penalties

 10:45AM-12:30PM:

  • Advanced Beneficiary Notice Use for Traditional Medicare
  • Pre-Determination for Medicare Part C
  • Notification of Non-Coverage
  • Disruptive Innovation/2020 Competition
  • Service Delivery Model

 1:00PM-2:30PM:

  • Pricing Strategies for the Audiology Practice/Breakeven
  • Diagnostic Procedure Pricing
  • Hearing Aid Service Pricing

2:45PM-5PM:

  • Bundled Pricing Models
  • Unbundled/Itemized Pricing Models

The 2017 events are as follows (please click on the event and you will be directed to the event specific event site):

Recorded Version of February 2017 Live Stream Boot Camp 

August 24-25, 2017: Dallas, TX 

HOT TOPICS One-Day Event: September 24, 2017 (Day Ahead of ADA): Uncasville, CT

October 12-13, 2017: Chicago, IL (new airport location)