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In-Person Seminars

Noridian Outreach and Education provides seminars for Medicare suppliers and referral sources to work together in understanding the various changes, tools and best practices regarding Medicare requirements. DMEPOS suppliers must develop strong business practices in order to protect the beneficiaries you serve as well as your own business. Gain all the knowledge needed to be a successful supplier for your Medicare beneficiaries.

Please join representatives from Noridian Education and Outreach, Medical Review and Appeals for "Medicare Step by Step". We are excited to offer a two track format this year which will allow attendees to customize their day by participating in the sessions most pertinent to their businesses. Attendees will be able to move freely from one track to the other to access all desired education.

In our policy, specific track, there will be sessions addressing the following DMEPOS topics: respiratory, orthotics & prosthetics, external infusion, enteral, mobility and all types of supplies. In addition, standard documentation requirements will be addressed. This format is intended to make suppliers aware of the most common errors identified by the CERT contractor, provide detailed explanation of coverage criteria related to those areas and assist in providing information that will prevent those errors from occurring in the future.

Our general track will offer sessions on the appeals process which will give suppliers a better understanding of the actions required for appeal once a claim has been initially denied. In addition, the medical review process will be outlined and explained. Guest appearances from a Competitive Bid Implementation Contractor (CBIC) liaison will be part of this track. Sessions in the general track will be repeated to allow more flexibility in customizing the day.

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) has approved six (6) Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for each seminar. Noridian does not require CEUs from our supplier community; however, we offer them as an opportunity for suppliers/staff who need them as part of their Certified Professional Coder education.

AAPC CEU Approved. This link takes you to an external website.

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Locations

Date City, St Location Time Price
5/10/17 Bellevue, WA Red Lion Bellevue
11211 Main St
Bellevue, WA 98004
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. PT $45
6/6/17 Omaha, NE Doubletree by Hilton
1616 Dodge Street
Omaha, NE 68102
8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. CT $45

 

Register for Event

The seminar is an in-person event; however, registration is completed online.

  • Register Online This link will take you to an external website.
    • Once registered, a confirmation page will be sent to the email provided within the registration
    • Payment cannot be completed online at the time of registration

Event Payment

Noridian is unable to accept credit or debit cards as payment.

  • Send check or money order payable to Noridian Healthcare Solutions. See address below
  • Along with payment, include a printed copy of your email confirmation

Noridian JD DME
Attn: DME Education
PO Box 6727
Fargo, ND 58108

Event Details

Seminar Sign in - Day of Event

  • 8:00 – 8:30 a.m.

Some facilities may charge a parking fee. Noridian does not allow its education and training activities to be videotaped or recorded. CMS prohibits Noridian from providing complimentary food or beverage during events. Water will be made available. Attendees are encouraged to plan accordingly.

CMS Internet Only Manual (IOM), Publication 100-09, Medicare Contractor Beneficiary and Provider Communications Manual, Chapter 6, Section 20.8.3 This link will take you to an external website. - Prohibitions (Rev. 29; Issued: 06-27-14; Effective: 07-02-14; Implementation: 07-02-14) Contractors shall not offer providers light food or refreshments at an education or training activity unless light food or refreshments are part of the facility rental. If they are part of the facility rental, contractors may not include the costs of those items in any fees they may charge providers for the education or training activity. Contractors shall not advertise the availability of light food or refreshments.

Refund Policy

For all Noridian scheduled events where a charge is applied, the fee is used to offset the cost of the meeting room and equipment rental. In the event you must cancel your registration, you may do so up to 10 business days prior to the event and receive a full refund. If you need to cancel less than 10 business days prior to the event, no refund will be available. We encourage you to send a substitute from your organization.

 

Last Updated May 10, 2017