Welcome to The Billers' Association For Long-Term Care

The Billers’ Association for Long-Term Care (BALTC) is a membership community created specifically for professionals involved in the long-term care revenue cycle. This national association provides members with a resource of continuously updated tools, reimbursement and regulatory guidance, and education to help prevent revenue loss and documentation and billing errors so providers can withstand audits at any point in time. With its involved expert advisory board members and active talk group, this engaged group of professionals is a great place for sharing and receiving best practices, tips, and tools with your peers.

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Jun 08, 2018
The Bottom Line

Join us in Chicago on Monday and Tuesday, August 13-14, to attend our SNF Regulatory Update Boot Camp!

This event covers the industry changes that impact your clinical and financial operations while providing strategies for achieving and sustaining compliance in the future marketplace. Attendees can expect to learn best practices for leading and managing facilities to avoid survey issues, claims audits, and improper Medicare payments.

The SNF Regulatory Update Boot Camp will give you the knowledge and confidence to:

  • Gain a thorough understanding of the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) and strategies for optimizing and projecting revenue

  • Understand how the MDS links to SNF payment

  • Understand industry trends in payment reform, including how to obtain eligibility to participate in alternative payment models

  • Achieve regulatory compliance through effective leadership and implementation of effective processes and systems

  • Comply with CMS regulations and Medicare reimbursement guidelines through easy-to-understand descriptions and analysis

  • Identify the sources of quality measures and determine how they impact surveys, payment, and public reports

  • Implement and maintain an ongoing quality improvement program using quality measure report analysis

  • Implement an effective compliance and ethics program to identify and mitigate risk

  • Understand the conditions of participation (COP) revisions and changes to the survey process to reduce risks for survey deficiencies

  • Compare Medicare review entities and the focus of their reviews (audits)

Click here to register and view the agenda!

Benefits of this Boot Camp include:

  • A focus on the actual rules—Understand the changing regulatory landscape and ensure your facility is obtaining correct reimbursement and quality outcomes.

  • Hands-on learning—Participants complete a set of exercises at the end of each module to ensure they understand the concepts and know how to apply them to real-world situations.

  • Custom-designed course materials—Materials are developed by instructors and editors specifically for this intensive learning format. Each participant receives comprehensive course materials and convenient access to current Medicare statutes, regulations, and guidelines.

  • Small class size—Class size is limited to ensure individual attention.

  • Highly rated—Course participants consistently give HCPro’s courses an overall rating of 4.8 or higher (on a five-point scale).

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