May MREP Work Group Meeting Set for May 19
By Patti Cullen, CAE
The May meeting of the Medicare Revenue Enhancement Program (MREP) workgroup is set for Tuesday, May 19, 2009 from 1:30-3:30 p.m.
Kim Conner, Health Care Consultant, Pope and Conner Consulting
SNF Benefits Exhaust, Demand and No-Payment Claims
Medicare requires providers to submit claims to keep beneficiaries within their benefit periods for daily skilled care, benefits exhaust, demand bills, no-payment and Medicare Advantage claims. Medicare also requires providers to issue the proper notification of non-coverage to beneficiaries in a timely manner when coverage is not available or will be changing. Through this training session you will see the requirements that need to be met to receive proper payment and track where beneficiaries are within their benefit periods.
LTC facilities, health care professionals interested in understanding the changes in skilled nursing facility (SNF) Benefits Exhaust, Demand and No-Payment Claims.
Pre-registration is required
Each person needs to register at http://registrations.dhs.state.mn.us/videoConf/Default.aspx?BusinessUnitID=5. Registration closes at 5:00 P.M. on May 12. By registering, you understand that the MREP Meeting session will be videotaped with the possibility of your visual and audio likeness being recorded for reproduction and distribution.
Patti Cullen, CAE