Navigating the Latest CARES Act and Waiver Rules

  EVENT DATE

July 29, 2020

  PRESENTER(s)

Toni Elhoms

  1:00 PM ET | 12:00 PM CT | 10:00 AM PT | 60 Minutes


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DESCRIPTION



Navigating the complexities of the latest CARES Act and Blanket Waiver Rules can be tedious and time-consuming.  This informative webinar will give you a better understanding of the latest rule changes, specific to Telehealth and Telemedicine programs, so that you can comply with these new regulations.  We will also cover helpful resources and funding programs available to eligible organizations.  

The pace at which the latest CARES Act and Blanket Waiver rules have been issued is unprecedented.  Keeping up with all of these changes remains challenging for organizations.  Today’s informative webinar will give you a better understanding of the latest rule changes, specific to Telehealth and Telemedicine programs, so that you can comply with these new regulations.  We will also cover helpful resources and funding programs available to eligible organizations.  

Session Highlights:

  • Understand the latest changes to the 1135 Waiver related to COVID-19 pandemic
  • Recognize the differences in payer policies regarding 1135 Waiver
  • Recognize how the updates affect provisions of the CARES (Corona Virus Aid, Relief, and Economic Support) ACT
  • Understand Section 3212 of the CARES Act Provisions – Telehealth network and Telehealth resource centers grant programs
  • Understand Section 3703 of the CARES Act Provisions – Increasing Medicare telehealth flexibilities during emergency period
  • Understand Section 3706 of the CARES Act Provisions – Use of telehealth to conduct face-to-face encounter prior to recertification of eligibility for hospice care during emergency period
  • Understand Section 3707 of the CARES Act Provisions –  Encouraging use of telecommunications systems for home health services furnished during emergency period
  • Recall how the latest changes apply to FQHCs (Federally Qualified Health Centers) and RHCs (Rural Health Clinics)
  • Understand practical applications of these guidelines and updates with real-world examples

Who Should Attend?

  • Auditors
  • Billers
  • Educators and Consultants
  • Revenue Cycle Management Professionals
  • Coding Management and Operational Leadership
  • Medical Providers of all specialties
  • Physician Advisers
  • Compliance Officers/Committees
  • Public Health professionals





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