FY21 Inpatient Prospective Payment System Update
This webcast will cover all concept related to IPPS such as MS-DRG changes, CC/MCC updates, changes in OR designation, and additions/revisions/deletions to New Technology Add-On Payment items. The New Technology Add-On Payments are important concepts as they are additional reimbursement to the facility. At the completion of this session, the attendee will be able to identify the changes in IPPS FY21 and develop a project plan to prepare.
1.0 – Revenue Cycle Management
Laurie M. Johnson is a senior consultant with Revenue Cycle Solutions LLC and has over 35 years experience in Health Information Management (HIM). She has a significant experience managing HIM departments, performing inpatient and outpatient coding audits, Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) services, software development, revenue cycle turnaround services, transitioning to ICD-10-CM/PCS, and providing coding and reimbursement educational services to clients. She currently serves on the 2020 AHIMA Clinical Documentation Improvement Practice Council. She also led the award winning PHIMA ICD-10 education initiative.
Laurie is a regular guest on Talk Ten Tuesday as the news desk correspondent. She earned a B.S. in Health Records Administration in 1988 and has a M.S. in Healthcare Information Systems, both from the University of Pittsburgh. Her memberships include Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association, the Pennsylvania Health Information Management Association, and the Western Pennsylvania Health Information Management Association.