Part I: 9:00am-10:30am
- Hospice Eligibility
- Certification of Terminal Illness
- Attending Physician
- Physician Narrative and Attestation
- Election Statement and Addendum Updates
- Face to Face Encounters
Part II : 10:45am-12:15pm
- Relatedness and Unrelatedness Determinations
- Physician Signatures
- Issues Related to Live Discharges
- Discuss Risk Areas, Improper Payments, OIG
Q&A and Wrap Up: 12:15pm-12:30pm
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Presenter: Charles Canaan, RN, Senior Provider Relations Representative, Provider Outreach and Education, Palmetto GBA
Charles Canaan has over 30 years of diverse nursing experience in a variety of healthcare settings, to include inpatient, outpatient, home and organizational settings. His education includes a Bachelor of Science Degree in Nursing from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Virginia and a Master of Public Health Degree in Health Promotion and Education from the University of South Carolina and a Coding for Health Care Professionals Certificate from Trident technical College. He currently provides education and consultation to Medicare providers with learning needs.
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