MLN Connects for Thursday, January 25, 2018

MLN Connects for Thursday, January 25, 2018

MLN Connects® for Thursday, January 25, 2018

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News & Announcements

  • VA, HHS Announce Partnership to Strengthen Prevention of Fraud, Waste and Abuse Efforts
  • CMS Updates Open Payments Data
  • Improved Open Payments Data Website
  • IRF and LTCH Quality Reporting Programs: Submission Deadline February 15
  • Panel on Development of Potentially Preventable Hospitalization Measures for HHAs: Nominations due February 22
  • SNF Quality Reporting Program: Submission Deadline Extended to May 15
  • Hospice Quality Reporting Program: Quality Measure User’s Manual Version 2
  • Continue Seasonal Influenza Vaccination through January and Beyond

Provider Compliance

  • Reporting Changes in Ownership — Reminder

Upcoming Events

  • Low Volume Appeals Settlement Option Call — February 13
  • Home Health Review and Correct Reports Webinar — March 6

Medicare Learning Network Publications & Multimedia

  • Low Volume Appeals Settlement Call: Video Presentation — New
  • Hurricane Nate and Medicare Disaster Related Alabama, Florida, Louisiana and Mississippi Claims MLN Matters Article — Updated
  • Swing Bed Services Fact Sheet — Revised

 

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Renee Dustman

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Renee Dustman, BS, AAPC MACRA Proficient, is an executive editor at AAPC. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Media Communications - Journalism. Renee has more than 20 years experience in print production and content management. Follow her on Twitter @dustman_aapc.
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Renee Dustman, BS, AAPC MACRA Proficient, is an executive editor at AAPC. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Media Communications - Journalism. Renee has more than 20 years experience in print production and content management. Follow her on Twitter @dustman_aapc.

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