Home Health
Coding Summit

August 16-19, 2021 | Caesars Palace, Las Vegas

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Home Health Coding Summit is back in 2021!

Coding is more important than ever before, and you deserve to be at the one event that will ensure you have all of the latest knowledge. Get the latest guidance for accurate coding & compliance.

DecisionHealth is happy to announce the return of our annual and much-loved Home Health Coding Summit, to be held August 16-19, 2021 in Las Vegas at the beautiful Caesars Palace.

Coming together, coding together

Our in-person event will follow the format of past Home Health Coding Summit events featuring two concurrent tracks focused on coding accuracy (including COVID-19 codes), the importance of coding in PDGM, a look at new codes and guidance updates, strategies for professional development, process improvement around timely billing and gathering documentation and more.

After attending this event, you will be able to:

  • Get the latest Coding Clinic updates
  • Code complicated scenarios with confidence
  • Avoid compliance risks related to coding
  • Ensure correct payments in PDGM
  • Recognize opportunities to query
  • Deliver accurate documentation

BONUS: Attend this events and you will automatically be registered for the Home Health Coding & Compliance Virtual Summit! This complimentary event will allow you to review and retrain as needed— or share it with your coding team once you’re back in the office. Attendees will be able to access the on-demand content for 60 days.

Everything you need to know for ethical coding

Stay up-to-date with all the latest coding guidance to ensure you are complying with home health regulations at the DecisionHealth’s annual Home Health Coding Summit. We’ll cover regulatory updates, focus on the most important disease states, share best practices for protecting yourself from audits, and cover strategies to ensure the safety of your agency’s reimbursement.

Develop an understanding of how to navigate the correct use of COVID-19 codes, speed up the billing process by collaborating with all parties involved to gather documentation and avoid Medicare audit risks related to coding. Participate in practice scenarios with coding experts to work on your coding and ensure you are doing the most you can to ensure accurate payments the first time and every time.

Choose a pre-conference session for additional insight!

Pre-Conference A: Revenue Cycle: PDGM compliance through proper coding

During this one-day preconference you’ll receive expert guidance on how to fully and accurately code in PDGM — ensuring you understand the codes that are no longer accepted as primary diagnoses and those that drive payment so that your agency is paid accurately for care provided during 30-day payment periods. Walk away with fool-proof strategies on how billers and coders can work together, understand what documentation is required to support proper reimbursement and avoid regulatory scrutiny, and a look into key PDGM data trends that illustrate how coding behavior has and hasn’t changed as a result of the pandemic and PDGM. Finally, wrap-up with an interactive session in which you’ll work through scenarios to understand coding’s impact on payment. Every team member plays a vital part in keeping the revenue cycle moving smoothly – understand how a coder’s role is most critical!

Pre-Conference B: Compliance Best Practices from Intake to Discharge

During this one-day preconference you’ll receive expert guidance on how to implement processes and documentation strategies from intake to discharge to ensure compliance. Join our expert speakers and learn how to gather accurate information and detailed documentation at every step, establish processes that safeguard claims and prevent surveyor scrutiny, address and avoid top claim denials and survey deficiencies, and address the top 10 documentation mistakes before they result in a denied claim or ADR. Finally wrap-up with an interactive session in which you’ll work through scenarios to ensure you’re securing accurate and compliant documentation. Thorough and reliable processes have never been more important for the success of your agency!

Event details:

As always, the Home Health Coding Summit provides continental breakfast, lunch, food and beverages during networking breaks, and an opening night cocktail reception, all included with registration. You will also have access to an app that includes, a session planner, and unparalleled networking with your peers, plus printed materials of conference sessions while on-site.

New this year: As a value-added supplement, we’re offering online-only bonus presentations that participants can enjoy when they return home.

We hope to see you in person once again in Vegas!

 

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