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Webinar: Best Practice RAC Preparation – A Conversation with Sarasota Memorial

  
  
  

Learn how evidence-based care guidelines and thorough documentation of medical necessity have helped Sarasota Memorial facilitate RAC compliance and reduce audit-related financial risk. The webinar will begin with a short presentation by MCG Account Manager Jeremy Rittierodt  (author of “Thriving in the Age of the  RAC Audit”),  followed by a discussion with Sarasota Memorial staff Greg Borden (Senior Systems Analyst), Diane Settle (Executive Director of Revenue Cycle), and Colleen Ryan (Manager of Integrated Case Management).

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Webinar: Creating a 24/7 Utilization Review Program in a Critical Access Hospital

  
  
  

Join us for a discussion on how a round-the-clock utilization review program can help a small hospital reduce readmissions; improve patient care; increase patient, staff, and provider satisfaction; all while increasing reimbursements. Memorial Health Center’s Medical/Surgical Director Sandra Clarke and Discharge Planner Jessica Faude will present. MCG’s Jeremy Rittierodt will moderate.

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20th Annual CMSA Chicago Chapter Conference on April 18, 2013, in Chicago, IL

  
  
  
Visit us at booth TBD to learn more about MCG. For more information, visit the conference website: http://www.cmsa-chicago.org/annual-conference.aspx.

20th Annual Case Management Conference & 14th Annual ACMA Meeting on April 8-11, 2013 in San Diego, CA

  
  
  
Visit us at booth TBD to learn more about MCG. For more information, visit the conference website: http://www.casemanagementconference.com/.

11th Annual NW Regional Critical Access Hospital Conference & 26th Annual NW Regional Rural Health Conference on March 19-21, 2013, in Spokane, WA

  
  
  
Visit us at booth #43 to learn more about MCG. For more information, visit the conference website: http://extension.wsu.edu/ahec/conferences/2013/Pages/default.aspx/.

Medifest 2013 on March 12-13, 2013, in Fort Lauderdale, FL

  
  
  
Visit us at booth TBD to learn more about MCG. For more information, visit the Medifest website: http://medicare.fcso.com/Landing/249835.asp.

Webinar: Exploring Approaches to Reducing Readmissions on November 7

  
  
  

Join us November 7 at 10 A.M. Pacific Time for a conversation about ways to reduce preventable hospital readmissions. Dr. John Fontanetta, Chairman of the Emergency Department at Clara Maass Medical Center in Belleville, New Jersey, and Dr. William Rifkin, a Managing Editor at MCG, will co-present.

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89 New ACOs Join Medicare Shared Saving Program

  
  
  

The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announce the selection of 89 additional Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to participate in the Medicare Shared Saving Program. 

From the CMS website:

CMS NAMES 88 NEW MEDICARE SHARED SAVINGS ACCOUNTABLE CARE ORGANIZATIONS

On July 9, 2012, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) announced the selection of 88[i] additional Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) to participate in the Medicare Shared Saving Program.  The selected organizations will take responsibility for coordinating care for nearly 1.2 million beneficiaries in 40 States and Washington, D.C. In total, there now are 153 organizations participating in Medicare shared savings initiatives, serving over 2.4 million Medicare patients across the country.

Register for Medical Director Symposium

  
  
  

MCG clients may now register for a series of one-hour webinars to explore topics related to MCG products and features.

For more information and to register, see our Medical Director Symposium page.

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