AAHIM December Symposium – “Ahead of the Curve”
December 15, 2017
7:30 AM – 4:00 PM
Offering 6 AHIMA/AAPC CEUS and 6 CPEs (Accounting)
6.3 Nursing CEUs
If you work in HIM, Revenue Cycle, Compliance, PFS, Utilization Review, Coding, or are a CFO, Controller, or Finance Director, then you should plan to attend.
|7:30 - 8:20||Sign-In / Vendor Time / Breakfast|
|8:20 - 8:30||Welcome and Opening Remarks|
|8:30 - 8:45||Vendor Introductions|
|8:45 - 9:30||Cahaba GBA, Medicare Administrative Contractor
Thom Mitchell, MD, FACP, FACEP; Cahaba GBA
|9:30 - 10:30||State and Federal Legislative Update
Alabama Hospital Association
Update on health care related issues being discussed at
the state and federal political arenas.
|10:30 - 11:00||Break / Vendor Time|
|11:00 - 12:00||Understanding and Addressing Medical Necessity
and Patient Status Denials
Joan Ragsdale, JD; MedManagement, LLC
|12:00 - 1:00||Lunch / Vendor Time|
|1:00 - 2:00||Rouge One: A Compliance Story
Brian Bates, CPA, CHC, MAcc; UAB Medicine
Stephen Stair, MD, FACP; UAB Medicine
|2:00 - 2:15||Break / Vendor Time|
|2:15 - 3:00||An Overview of MACRA and Preparing for 2018
Lee Pearce, MSW, MSHA, FACHE; Alabama Quality
|3:00 - 3:45||The Fundamentals of CDM Management
Rebecca March; nthrive
The Fundamentals of CDM Management is a presentation
|3:45 - 4:00||Door Prizes|
Vestavia County Club
400 Beaumont D
Vestavia AL 35216
Phone: (205) 823-2451
AAHIM/AHIMA/HFMA Members: $75
Non Members: $75
If a facility registers 3 or more at one time – Registration Fee: $60
Anyone who pays registration fees and cannot attend the event may send a substitute. Please email us with the name and email address of the substitute.
Cancellations prior to the close of online registration will be refunded the registration fee minus a $25 processing fee. If you do not cancel your registration, then you will be billed the registration fee. No refunds will be made for cancellations after the close of online registration.
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Online registration will close at midnight EST on December 11, 2017. Onsite registration will NOT be available.
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