Some of the most rigorous applications for onboarding new providers, maintaining existing providers or adding new practice locations are with the government payers, specifically Medicare. In this session, we take an in-depth look at Medicare credentialing with the goal of gaining a better understanding of the process for successful and efficient application approval. Attendees will learn insider tips from a seasoned credentialer who has managed countless Medicare applications for varying provider types with high success. At the end of the presentation, you’ll gain the understanding necessary to get the job done with Medicare and its related modules, including a detailed review of PECOS.
After this FREE webinar, you will be able to:
- Gain an appreciation for Medicare application types and submission options applicable to your practice.
- Dive deep into PECOS to establish a greater understanding of the electronic system and how it relates to other CMS modules.
- Review ongoing Medicare compliance markers and establish best practice guidelines in order to avoid the danger of deactivation and potential fines.
About the Speaker:
With over 23 years of experience in the healthcare industry, Kellie Edwards shares her extensive background in credentialing and all aspects of the routine functions of a medical office with our clients. With her broad understanding of private practice, she is enthusiastic to use her knowledge to support our clients and their credentialing needs. Kellie is well versed with many provider specialty types to include Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Physical Therapists, Optometrists, and Chiropractic providers, among others. Kellie’s familiarity with Medicare, many state Medicaid systems, commercial payors and facility credentialing, combined with her focus on accuracy and time sensitivity, make her a great asset to our clients.