Medicare RAC Summit
Medicare RAC Summit
Medicare RAC Summit
Medicare RAC Summit
Medicare RAC Summit
Medicare RAC Summit



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Medicare compliance Medicare RAC recovery conference

THE NINTH NATIONAL RAC (AND MAC) SUMMIT

The Leading Forum on Public and Private Recovery Audit Contracting Programs


November 13 - 14, 2014


ONSITE ATTENDANCE
Crystal Gateway Marriott
Washington, DC
WEBCAST ATTENDANCE
Live and Archived for 6 months
MEDIA PARTNERS

CO-LOCATED WITH
SEVENTH NATIONAL PREDICTIVE MODELING SUMMIT
A Hybrid Conference, Internet Event and Training Tool
The Leading Forum on Health Care Predictive Modeling Implications, Strategies and Solutions for Care Management, Underwriting, Profiling and Related Activities
Media Partners: Harvard Health Policy Review, Health Affairs and Predictive Modeling News
November 13 - 14, 2014
Crystal Gateway Marriott
Washington, DC
www.PredictiveModelingSummit.com

RAC CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDITS
The Summit will be offering continuing education credits for physicians, compliance professionals, coders, case managers, and CPAs in 2014. Click here for details. As specific credit hours are approved, the web site will be updated.

FREE TRIAL OFFER FOR INSIDE HEALTH POLICY


Inside Washington Publishers is offering friends of the Ninth National RAC (and MAC) Summit a free four-week trial subscription to their newsletter Inside Health Policy. The free trial includes all regular subscriber services, including an e-mail alert every business day as a reminder of what's been added to the site.

FOLLOW RAC SUMMIT ON

RAC SUMMIT IS
BROCHURE NOW AVAILABLE
Click here to download the brochure.

TUITION SCHOLARSHIPS
The RAC (and MAC) Summit is now offering partial and full Tuition Scholarships to qualifying representatives of local, state and federal government, consumer advocate organizations, safety net providers, academics, students and health services research organizations.

Click here for more information.


SUPPORTED BY


GRANTORS
BRONZE


ADDITIONAL GRANTOR

CO SPONSORS


THE NINTH NATIONAL RAC (AND MAC) SUMMIT
November 13 - 14, 2014


ONSITE
Crystal Gateway Marriott
Washington, DC


OR
WEBCAST ATTENDANCE
In your own office or home live via the Internet
with 24/7 access for six months


CO CHAIRS

Dawn Crump
Vice President, Audit Management Solutions, Healthport, Alpharetta, GA

Day Egusquiza
President, AR Systems, Inc., Twin Falls, ID

Jessica L. Gustafson, Esq.
Founding Shareholder, The Health Law Partners, Southfield, MI

Larry Hegland, MD, MMM
System Medical Director for Recovery Audit and Appeal Services, Chief Medical Officer, Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital, Weston, WI

Ronald J. Rejzer, MD
Senior Vice President/ Chief Physician Advisor, Parkland Health and Hospital Systems; President, American College of Physician Advisors (ACPA), Dallas, TX
KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

Janice H. Eidem, JD, PMP
Senior Vice President and CMS-QIC Lead, MAXIMUS Federal Services, Inc., Pittsford NY

Melissa Jackson, JD
Senior Associate Director, Policy, American Hospital Association

The Honorable C.F. "Spike" Moore
Deputy Chief Administrative Law Judge, Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Arlington, VA

Arika L. Pierce, JD
Vice President, Federal and State Government Relations, HMS, Washington DC
FEATURED FACULTY

Greg Beech
Senior Revenue Cycle Analyst, eSolutions, Olathe, KS




Terri Benskin, RHIA
Coordinator, Audit and Quality Monitoring, University of Missouri Health Care, Columbia, MO

Kimberly Brandt, CHC, JD
Chief Healthcare Investigative Counsel, Senate Finance Committee Minority Staff; former Counsel, Allston & Bird LLP; former Director, Medicare Program Integrity Group, CMS, Washington, DC

Keri Conley
Associate General Counsel, Georgia Hospital Association, Marietta, GA



Lucy Ebel, RN, MSN, ACM
Care Management, Holland Hospital, Holland, MI

Larry Hegland, MD, MMM
System Medical Director for Recovery Audit and Appeal Services, Chief Medical Officer, Ministry Saint Clare's Hospital, Weston, WI

Ronald Hirsch, MD, FACP
Vice President, Accretive Physician Advisory Services (AccretivePAS), Chicago, IL

Teresa K. Hogue, MD
Medical Review Physician, St. Vincent Health System, Indianapolis, IN

Edward Hu, MD
Medical Director, Department of Case Management, Rex Hospital, UNC Healthcare System, Raleigh, NC

Maria Johar, MD
Administrative Director, ProMedica, Toledo, OH

Alyssa Keefe
Vice President, Federal Regulatory Affairs, California Hospital Association, Washington, DC

Thomas Kravis, MD
Physician Executive, 3M Health Information Systems, Inc., Atlanta, GA

William Malm, ND, RN, CMAS
Senior Manager of Revenue Integrity Communications, Craneware, Atlanta, GA

Steven Meyerson, MD
Senior Vice President of Regulations and Education Group Accretive Physician Advisory Services (AccretivePAS), Chicago, IL

Debra Patterson, MD
Vice President of Clinical Affairs and Executive Medicare Medical Director, Novitas, Mechanicsburg, PA

Abby Pendleton, Esq.
Founding Shareholder, The Health Law Partners, Southfield, MI

Stewart M. Presser
Vice President, Greater New York Hospital Association, New York, NY

Michael A. Salvatore, MD, FACP
Physician Advisor, Beebe Medical Center, Lewes, DE

K. Cheyenne Santiago, RN
Senior Nurse Analyst, WPS Medicare - Provider Outreach & Education, Omaha, NE

Joe Schindler
Vice President of Finance, Minnesota Hospital Association, St. Paul, MN

Kathy Shumpert, MSN, RN, CCDS
Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialist, Community Howard Regional Health, Kokomo, IN

Tracey Tomak, RHIA
System Manager, Revenue Cycle Operations Compliance, St. Vincent Health System, Indianapolis, IN

Marc Tucker, DO
Senior Director of Audit, Compliance and Education, Executive Health Resources, Newtown Square, PA

E.G. "Nick" Ulmer, Jr., MD, CPC
Vice President, Clinical Services and Medical Director for Case Management, Spartanburg Regional Health System, Spartanburg, SC

Daniel M. Zirkman, MD
Physician Advisor, Executive Health Resources, Freehold, NJ

CMS RAC INTERACTIVE MAPS
Click below to see larger, interactive versions of the maps.


Medicare Compliance Contractors Map

This interacrtive map shows all of the various Medicare compliance contractors, including RACs and MACs, responsible for health care entities in each State.


State Medicaid RAC Program Status

Section 6411 of the Affordable Care Act of 2010 required States and territories to establish Medicaid Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) programs. This interactive map summarizes the current status of each jurisdiction's RAC program, based on the information submitted in its State Plan Amendment (SPA).


Current RAC Regions


New RAC Regions


CONTENT OPTIONS
TRADITIONAL CONFERENCE REGISTRATION
Register for Preconference RAC Boot Camp and/or Conference.

RAC CERTIFICATE PROGRAM
The RAC Summit is offering a RAC Certificate Program in the form of an optional course within the conference for attendees wishing to take a deeper dive into the Summit's subject matter. The Program requirements are:
  • Completion of preconference readings - Click here to review pre-course reading
  • Completion of online training modules on preparing for and responding to RAC audits, prepared by Davis Wright Tremaine and Deloitte & Touche
  • Attend Preconference Medicare RAC Boot Camp either in person or online
  • Attend Summit either in person or online
  • Successful completion of a post-conference online examination - Click here to take sample examination.

Attendees who successfully complete Program requirements will receive a certificate of completion.


PARTICIPATION OPTIONS
TRADITIONAL ONSITE ATTENDANCE
Simply register, travel to the conference city and attend in person.

Pros: subject matter immersion; professional networking opportunities; faculty interaction

LIVE AND ARCHIVED WEBCAST ATTENDANCE
Watch the conference in live streaming video over the Internet and at your convenience at any time 24/7 for the six months following the event.

The archived conference includes speaker videos and coordinated PowerPoint presentations.

Pros: Live digital feed and 24/7 Internet access for next six months; Accessible in office, at home or anywhere worldwide with Internet access; Avoid travel expense and hassle; No time away from the office







WEBCAST INTERFACE SAMPLE

Click here for a sample stream
THE GROUP REGISTRATION/ONLINE TRAINING ALTERNATIVE
By arranging to license online group access to the Summit Medicare RAC Certificate Program, health care providers subject to RAC audits can implement an organization-wide online Certificate Program on preparing for, responding to and appealing a RAC audit. The organization's training coordinator can assign and track online participation. Successful completion of the training can be evidenced by passing the post conference training examination.

HERE IS AN EXAMPLE OF A HEALTH SYSTEM RAC CERTIFICATE PROGRAM

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THE SECOND PHYSICIAN ADVISOR AND UR TEAM BOOT CAMP CONTENT IS NOW AVAILABLE
IN VARIOUS POST CONFERENCE FORMATS

The Second Physician Advisor and UR Team Boot Camp conference content is now available in a variety of formats.

You may now purchase the packaged RAC Summit Training Program, which includes preconference readings and online courses, the conference video with synchronized PowerPoint presentations and the post conference online exam. This content is perfect for corporate compliance training programs and can be purchased at deep group discounts.

Alternatively, you may purchase just the Summit streaming content in the following formats: Flash Drive or online archive (6 months access).

THE COMPLETE ONLINE RAC TRAINING PROGRAM IS NOW AVAILABLE
Earn your RAC Training Program Certificate and 8.5 CEU hours from AAPC

  • Includes:
    • Background readings (available online)
    • A complete curriculum of the following 3 online training modules on preparing for and responding to RAC audits, prepared by Davis Wright Tremaine and Deloitte & Touche (3 hours):
      • Module I: Understanding and Preparing for RAC Program Implementation
      • Module II: Responding to RAC Audit Notifications and Data Requests
      • Module III: Dealing with RAC Audit Results
    • Streaming Video of entire RAC Summit with synchronized PowerPoint presentations (18 hours of content) (6 months of access - 24/7)
    • Online examination with certificate of completion and 8.5 CEU hours from AAPC
  • Integrates easily into corporate compliance training program
  • Purchase individually for $595
  • Or license multiple seats as follows:
    • 5 or more for $395 each
    • 10 or more for $295 each
    • 15 or more for $195 each
    • 20 or more for $95 each

ALTERNATEIVELY YOU CAN PURCHASE JUST THE SECOND PHYSICIAN
ADVISOR AND UR TEAM BOOT CAMP CONTENT AS FOLLOWS
:

Online Archive of the Second Physician Advisor and UR Team Boot Camp Presentations today!
Complete conference: $595
Order Now

Flash Drive of the Second Physician Advisor and UR Team Boot Camp Presentations today!
$595
Order Now

FINALLY YOU MAY PURCHASE THE SECOND PHYSICIAN ADVISOR AND UR TEAM BOOT CAMP INDIVIDUAL PRESENTATIONS:
Click here to purchase individual presentations for $59.95 in online archive format (6 months of access - 24/7).




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