Symposium Events - JE Part A
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Join Noridian for a premier Behind the Scenes view with a variety of educational productions during our two-day Virtual Symposium. Registration is for each session - attend all presentations or choose a few.
Noridian has assembled a cast of performers that includes CMS, Contractor Medical Director (CMD), Recovery Auditor Contractor (RAC), Durable Medical Equipment (DME), Supplemental Medicare Review Contractor (SMRC), Provider Enrollment, with other Noridian departments joining the Provider Outreach and Education team.
Speaker Biographies [PDF]
|Date||Time||Title||CEUs||Line of Business|
|09/21/2022||7 - 8 a.m. PT||Audition to Medicare (Provider Enrollment)
Description: Before you can become one of the cast an audition must be made. Join the discussion on what is needed for your portfolio and setting up an audition, items to remember during the audition and what is next, once you are given a role. Learn how this all ties to provider enrollment.
Speaker: Kathryn Grueneich, Provider Enrollment
|09/21/2022||8 - 9 a.m. PT||Provider Documentation for Durable Medical Equipment Prosthetics Orthotics and Supplies (DMEPOS)
Description: Review of provider documentation requirements when ordering DMEPOS. Orders, face-to-face requirement and medical record.
Speaker: Ruth Reese, DME Provider Education
|09/21/2022||9 - 10 a.m. PT||Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Part A - What's Behind the Curtain?
Description: Noridian's provider education and MSP team will present helpful tips and scenarios to assist your practice with submitting successful MSP claims to Medicare Part A and draw the curtain to a close with major applause.
Speaker: Jan Ervin, Provider Education
|09/21/2022||11 a.m. - noon PT||Cotiviti Welcomes You - Let's Talk RAC!
Description: The Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) will present how to use latest website tools, direct documentation upload feature, new approved RAC issues, and discussion periods.
Speakers: Margaret Evans-Perkins, Crystal Guadan, Mayte Miranda, Recovery Auditor Contractor
|09/21/2022||noon - 1 p.m. PT||Top A Denials and Solutions - What Failed in the First Scene?
Description: Noridian's Part A facility education will show common claim issues, what can be performed to keep this from continuing. Also, the importance of checking with the Noridian Medicare Portal (NMP), fee schedule indicator lists, etc. This will not be a dress rehearsal.
Speaker: Ashley Decoteau, Provider Education
|09/21/2022||1 - 2 p.m. PT||Appeals - The Encore Performance
Description: Does your facility or practice leave money behind the stage curtain? Do you know the major acting parts of the Appeal process? Join us as we look at the leading actor Redeterminations and the supporting actors, Reconsideration, Administrative Law Judge (ALJ), Medicare Appeals Council and finally, Judicial review in U.S. District Court. Also, how to utilize the Noridian Medicare Portal (NMP) to upload documentation and close the show with payment.
Speaker: Val Cavett, Provider Education
|09/22/2022||7 - 8 a.m. PT||SMRC Stage Lighting 101 - Supplemental Medical Review Contractor
Description: The SMRC contractor will illuminate an overview of how they review topics, what processes they use in spotlighting errors, tools they use to help reduce errors and set the scene.
Speakers: Breanna Versaevel, Kristi Laffen, SMRC Education
|09/22/2022||8 - 9 a.m. PT||Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Part B - What's Behind the Curtain?
Description: Noridian's provider education and MSP team will present helpful tips and scenarios to assist your practice with submitting successful MSP claims to Medicare Part B and draw the curtain to a close with major applause.
Speaker: Lori Weber and MSP, Provider Education
|09/22/2022||9 - 10 a.m. PT||Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE)
Description: Current review topics and how to react to request for records. Documentation expected for charts, orders, labs and all appeal rights.
Speaker: Dr Art Lurvey, Contractor Medical Director
|09/22/2022||11 a.m. - noon PT||Policy and Practice, a CMS Update
Description: Dr. Wolfe will provide an overview of current CMS Policy, including a brief description of current CMS Initiatives related to the Strategic Pillars and National Quality Strategy, an overview of proposed changes in the Physician Fee Schedule for CY 2023, and an update on the agency's COVID-19 response.
Speaker: Dr Ashby Wolfe, CMS Regional Chief Medical Officer
|09/22/2022||noon - 1 p.m. PT||Top B Denials and Solutions - What Failed in the First Scene?
Description: Noridian's Part B provider education will show common claim issues, what can be performed to keep this from continuing. Also, the importance of checking with the Noridian Medicare Portal (NMP), fee schedule indicator lists, etc. This will not be a dress rehearsal.
Speaker: Lori Weber, Provider Education
|09/22/2022||1 - 2 p.m. PT||Diabetes Prevention - Lights, Action, Camera!
Description: Highlighting Diabetes screening and Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program (MDPP) as the opening act. The second act includes Diabetes Self-Management Training (DMST) and Medical Nutrition Therapy (MNT) coverage and billing.
Speaker: Becky Paluch, Provider Education
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