ExpiredHospice Billing

  • Part 1
    January 26, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Part 2
    February 7, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm
  • Part 1
    February 23, 2017
    11:30 am - 1:00 pm

Be among the elite group of billers that are current on all Hospice Medicare billing regulations.  Billing is a very critical part of hospice reimbursement.  This webinar series will lay a concrete foundation for hospice billers, as well as, any hospice staff that need to more effectively understand the Medicare regulations.  The series will include Medicare verifications with screen shots, field by field on Notice of Election and claim forms and sequential billing requirements.  Billing requirements to deal with late NOEs will be covered.  We will review the regulations for billing all hospice services (SN, HHA, MSW and therapy), face-to-face encounters and additionally home health providing care while a patient is on service with hospice.

The program will conclude with many of the day-to-day scenarios that billers face such as: transfers, discharge, and revocation.  Information regarding Aggregate CAP Self Report and Palliative Care billing will be an emphasis.

Part 1 – January 26:

  • List the eligibility requirements for admitting patient to Hospice under Medicare Benefit.
  • Define Benefit Periods and Certification Requirements.
  • Detail criteria for billing Hospice Notice of Election.
  • Demonstrate claim requirements for Late Notice of Election.


Part 2 – February 7:

  • Recap the distinct levels of care and specifics of billing them.
  • Detail criteria for line item billing Hospice Claims to Medicare including physician billing.
  • Review detail calculations for Routine Home Care and Service Intensity Add-On


Part 3 – February 23:

  • Detail Face‐to‐Face Requirements.
  • Review Hospice Aggregate CAP Self Reporting Requirement.
  • Discuss Palliative Care Reimbursement
  • Recap HIS documentation impact on Reimbursement

Webinar Presenter Melinda Gaboury, is co-founder and Chief Executive Officer of Healthcare Provider Solutions, Inc., an organization out of Nashville, TN that provides financial, reimbursement, clinical and operation services to the home health and hospice industries.  With more than 25 years of experience in Medicare Home Health, she is a presenter at both the state and national levels, and is interviewed frequently for national home health publications.  Ms. Gaboury is also the author of “Home Health Pocket Guide to OASIS C2: A Reference Guide for Field Staff.”  Ms. Gaboury has no conflict of interest regarding this program.

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