A payor walks into your practice to audit your documentation.  Are you prepared to properly defend yourself?

 
 

Practices that are non-compliant with 3rd-party payor rules and regulations run the risk of post-review audits, Medicare audits, penalties, or in the worse case scenario, being criminally penalized due to inaccurate or fraudulent billing.  RMS offers a 1/2 day Documentation & Coding Summit to help you protect your practice, fulfill the requirements of your Corporate Compliance Policy and ensure your providers understand their professional responsibility of compliant documentation.

Our workshops are tailored to meet your providers' needs and focus on real practice examples and case studies.  Benefit from education on how to remain compliant with the rules and regulations governing outpatient therapy practices, as well as overcome difficult reimbursement obstacles.

Course Objectives:

By the end of the course, physical therapists at various levels of practice will be able to:

  • List at least 5 top audit flags in PT documentation (for an outpatient setting)
  • Describe 3 common mistakes made in PT documentation and a corresponding strategy to meet compliance criteria
  • Define each of the 5 types of PT notes and the required items needed to meet their Local Coverage Determination (LCD) regulations
  • Compare at least 2 factors that demonstrate skilled care in documentation
  • Compare and contrast the different requirements between the Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) and the Functional Limitation Reporting System

1/2 Day Courses are available either in-person at your practice or via webcast. Live full day summits are available upon request.

Continuing Education Credit: The half-day course has been approved for 2 CCUs by the Federation of State Boards of Physical Therapy for CEU certification in the following states: AL, AZ, CA, DE, DC, GA, IN, KS, KY, MT, NE, NC, OR, SC, TN, UT, VT, VA, and WI, as well as 4 CEUs by the Illinois Physical Therapy Association for certification in IL. Contact those boards/agencies for clarification. In order to receive CE credit, providers must pass a post-test following the viewing of this event, scoring at least a 70% or higher.

 

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“Being part of the RMS family, the biggest thing for our clinic is for us to interact with our RMS ‘Back Room’– it really gives my staff a foundation for professionalism, compliance and a feeling of togetherness.”

Fred Shonkwiler, MPT, CEAS, GFS

Spine & Sport Physical Therapy and Aquatics; St. Joseph, MO