Navigating Medicare PECOS 2.0 Updates

Event: Live Webinar
Event Date: December 21, 2023
Presenter: Toni Elhoms
Event Time: 1 pm EST
Duration:60 Minutes

Description:

The process of enrolling and revalidating with Medicare as a provider/organization can be confusing and overwhelming. The cost of getting your Medicare enrollment/revalidation wrong or missing a deadline can have systemic consequences on an organization, including credentialing issues, coding issues, denial issues, patient satisfaction, and even impact quality scores. Medicare is revamping their Provider Enrollment Chain and Operation System (PECOS) portal to streamline provider enrollment and revalidation, ensure faster processing of Medicare applications, simplify group management, allow for application tracking, and so much more. In today’s webinar, we discuss the brand-new Provider Enrollment Chain and Operation System (PECOS) 2.0 updates, unpack the different enrolment types and how to know which type is appropriate for you, and know what ancillary documentation is needed with PECOS submission, applicable fees, common errors, and best practice tips.

Session Highlights:

  • Identify the key new PECOS 2.0 Updates
  • Discuss the new PECOS enrollment process for group medical practices
  • Discuss the new PECOS revalidation process for group medical practices
  • Discuss the new PECOS enrollment process for individual providers
  • Discuss the new PECOS enrollment process for reassignments
  • Discuss the new PECOS revalidation process for individual providers and reassignments
  • Discuss complicated sections of PECOS enrollment portal
  • Outline ancillary documentation required with PECOS enrollment submission
  • Discuss common errors with PECOS 2.0 portal
  • Discuss useful compliance best practice tips for the new PECOS 2.0 portal

Learning Objectives:

In this webinar, our speaker will give you a deeper understanding of the brand-new Provider Enrollment Chain and Operation System (PECOS) 2.0 updates, unpack the different enrolment types and how to know which type is appropriate for you, and know what ancillary documentation is needed with PECOS submission, applicable fees, common errors, and best practice tips and more and so much more..!

Who Will Benefit

  • Credentialing professionals
  • Billing professionals
  • Coding professionals
  • Contracting professionals
  • Clinical Social Workers
  • Medical Coding Specialists
  • Billing professionals
  • Medical Auditing Specialists
  • Operations Leadership
  • Operations Leadership
  • Practice Managers & Administrators
  • Office Managers
  • Compliance Professionals
  • Compliance Officers/Committees
  • Organizations that bill for Medicare Part B services

Speaker Profile:

Toni Elhoms, CCS, CPC, CPMA, CRC, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer is an internationally known speaker and recognized subject matter expert on medical coding, reimbursement, compliance, and revenue cycle management. She is the Founder and CEO of Alpha Coding Experts, LLC (ACE). She holds multiple credentials with the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). Toni's expertise extends to both inpatient and outpatient coding, compliance, billing, and reimbursement. She serves as ACE’s Senior Consultant and conducts training and educational seminars across the country. With well over a decade of industry experience, Ms. Elhoms has led and supported hospital systems, universities, physician practices, payers, law firms, government agencies, and other entities on coding, billing, and compliance initiatives. Toni is a frequent contributor to various media outlets, a highly sought-after conference speaker, and a regular guest on industry podcasts. She frequently serves as an expert and consulting witness in both civil and criminal litigation matters. Ms. Elhoms was appointed as an editorial advisory board (EAB) member for The Coding Institute (TCI) in 2020. She created and regularly hosts the Alpha Coding Podcast series (rated a top industry podcast) to share her industry Pro-Tips. She is a regular volunteer and mentors a network of Revenue Cycle Management (RCM) and Health Information Management (HIM) professionals across the United States.