CHOWs (Changes of Ownership) and Managing Payor and Billing Considerations to Minimize Payment Related Risks (On-Demand Webinar)

Date: 10/31/23
Time: On-Demand

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Overview: In this webinar the speakers examine Medicare and Medicaid billing issues that can arise during the change of ownership (CHOW) process and discuss what actions should be taken to minimize disruptions and/or denials of payment. Speakers focus on the steps for obtaining a tie-in notice from Medicare and how to bill the Medicaid program after entering into a provider agreement.  The webinar also discusses the different types of third-party payers and options for handling private pay funds.

Learning Objectives: 

  • Understand the concept of third-party billing within the context of a change of ownership.
  • Identify the various third-party payors that an entity may encounter during a change of ownership.
  • Learn strategies and actions to ensure efficient and timely billing during and after a change of ownership.

Speaker Information:

Randi Nathanson, Shareholder, Lane Powell

Bill Ulrich President/CEO, Consolidated Billing Services, Inc.

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