ASC Contract Analysis and Negotiations
PRE-RECORDED AUDIO CONFERENCE
Date: Thursday, August 02, 2012
Time: Request for replay on any day
Length: 60 minutes
Speaker:Melanie Maycock, CASC, CCA
Broadcast From :Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Broadcast End :Tuesday, September 04, 2012
Boost Up Your Bottom Line With These ASC Contract And Negotiation Strategies
Constant efforts are being made by the payers to reduce the amount paid to contracted providers. Now it is up to you to understand your current payer reimbursement so you can get prepared when changes happen to your contracts. In this audio conference, you will discover when you should “walk away” and explore out-of-network options, which can allow you to take control of your reimbursement.
Register now for this 60-minute audio conference, presented by expert speaker Melanie Maycock, as she walks you through the tools you need to make the right decision for your centre. You’ll also learn the tricks to negotiate better contracts successfully.
You’ll get answers to your toughest questions about your current contracts. You’ll be equipped with requisite knowledge to perform the needed analysis and provide the tools you need to enter into negotiations to improve reimbursement.
How to spot “enhanced” groupers.
Investigate implant thresholds.
Compare and contrast procedure rates versus case rates.
Understand the mystery of silent PPOs.
The knowledge to determine what the reduction of state mandated fee schedules means to you.
How to go to the edge of claims filing limitations.
Melanie Maycock, CASC, CCA. She has 15 years experience in ASC billing, coding and contracting, as well as, 10 years experience in ASC consulting. Having worked on both the free-standing ASC, Hospital Surgery Center and physician side, her experience and knowledge can help providers when reporting the same procedures and help make ASC coding easier and more profitable.