August 17 – 18

Join in on McBee’s sessions at the Home Health Payment Summit.

Connecting the Dots for Proper Payment: Coding + OASIS + Plan of Care
Speaker: Karen Tibbs
When: August 17, 2:40 – 3:55 pm

The diagnosis codes plus responses to specific functional OASIS items drive your episode payments under PDGM. Learn the documentation required to support proper reimbursement and avoid regulatory scrutiny. Understand how to use the plan of care to connect the patient’s assessment, documentation, and delivery of care. Discover methods to improve clinician accountability for timely, accurate, and complete patient information.

Implement Key Checks & Balances for Proper Payment
Speaker: Sherri Parson
When: August 18, 10:50 am – 12:05 pm

Walk through the key documentation touch points that drive PDGM payments. Make sure you have the checks in place related to code choice, including how to handle unacceptable codes, primary diagnosis designations, and comorbidity listings. Take a look at examples of where coders and clinicians continue to get tripped up when completing these key touch points.

How to Get Paid by Medicare Advantage Plans
Speaker: Michael Puskarich
When: August 18, 1:05 – 2:20 pm

The growth of Medicare Advantage (MA) plans offers a wealth of new opportunities for home health agencies. But these plans don’t always follow the same rules as traditional Medicare, so ensuring accurate and timely payments will require some tweaks in your processes. Find out how you can adapt your processes to ensure speedy MA payments.

Strategies for Measuring and Cutting Costs While Delivering Quality Care
Speaker: Karen Tibbs

When: August 18, 4:00 – 5:10 pm

This session will take a hard look at the costs of your care. You’ll compare the financial impact of care based on visit utilization, including telehealth practices. You’ll also take a look at PDGM visit use analytics, with a focus on financial and quality benchmarks, and measure the costs of unwarranted variables of care.

Featured McBee Speakers

Sherri Parson
Post-Acute Education Senior Manager


Karen Tibbs
Senior Quality Manager

Michael Puskarich
Director of Advisory Consulting