How are the private health insurance carriers responding to the urgent need to expand access to telehealth services in this age of COVID-19? Maxine Collins aims to answer this question exactly in this session.
How are the private health insurance carriers responding to the urgent need to expand access to telehealth services in this age of COVID-19? Maxine Collins aims to answer this question exactly in this session. The policy and payment landscape around telehealth continues to be complex. In response to the current pandemic, change is happening rapidly as providers scramble to learn how to use technology to continue treating patients and payers and governing agencies relax prior limitations to expand coverage.
NOTE: The information presented in this program was current at the time of the record date. Due to the fluid situation with the COVID-19 public health emergency, we cannot guarantee all details will be accurate or relevant at the time of viewing.
MBA, CPA, CMC, CMIS, CMOM
Maxine has more than thirty years of experience in medical practice management, adult education and general business. She has taught courses at various levels, including teaching business communications and accounting at Midwestern State University in Texas. Maxine has extensive experience teaching administrative and clinical personnel essential medical office skills such as medical terminology, coding, reimbursement, OSHA, and HIPAA compliance. She is adept at personnel management, government rules and regulations, accounting and budgeting. Additionally, her experience with practice marketing and development make her a knowledgeable and much sought-after practice management resource.
Maxine has served as an administrator of a multi-specialty clinic, where she was responsible for all clinic operations including medical records, billing and collections, OSHA, HIPAA and Medicare compliance, and all accounting operations. She also has experience in medical practice consulting, and has successfully launched multiple practices.
Maxine holds a MBA in business from Midwestern State University. She is also a Certified Public Accountant and holds three PMI credentials.
Participants will learn what types of virtual services providers can offer through various communication methods and ensure they will be reimbursed for them from the private payers.
Find out what types of virtual services providers can offer through various communication methods and be confident they will be reimbursed for them from the private payers. Explore options for getting started with Telehealth. Review guidance and recommendations from Industry experts like the AMA and OIG. Understand how the emergency declarations affect telehealth across all payers and know when they will expire. Learn the details on new codes and proper modifier usage specific to virtual services. Gain insight on expanding virtual services to bolster the practice's financial health.
The following third-party payers will be addressed:
Self-paced online program includes unlimited review of previously recorded instruction and the downloadable PowerPoint handout for 6 months.
Comments on this session from past participants:
“Provided essential information for billing and reimbursement of telemedicine services.”
“Very important up-to-date information.”
“It was informative. Good information and easy to access.”