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Outpatient Facility and Hospital Billing Methods

Presenter Patty A Smith, COC, CPC
Broadcast Date 11/15/2017
Time 10:00am PT / 11:00am MT / 12:00pm CT / 1:00pm ET
Presentation Length 60 minutes
Price $65 (Non-members $85)
Outpatient Facility and Hospital Billing Methods Webinar

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Are you interested in learning tricks/tips to decrease claim denials, increase reimbursement, decrease A/R balances and collections, and maximizing claim processes? This webinar benefits billers, compliance officers, auditors, Insurance claims Specialists, and Office Managers by providing billing best practice methods to incorporate that benefit your facility. Billing steps and guidelines will be outlined, ways to decrease collections, claim denials, and increase profits with good billing practices will be discussed. Discussion of historical methods, use of technology, and outsourcing trends used to upgrade office practices will be covered.


  • Describe what Medical Billing entails
  • Compare Hospital and Clinic Outpatient Billing Practices
  • List Claim Determination & Appeals
  • Describe what an Uncollectible Account is
  • Provide Best Practice Methods to improve Billing and Collection Practices.
  • Provide steps and guidelines for follow for Best Practices used for Billing.
  • Provide Individual and Team approaches for collaborative billing practices
  • Provide methods used to decrease claim denials, and A/R balances by using good billing & collection practices.
  • Promote use of Best Practices for billing Outpatient Facility & Hospital Billing Methods to maximize office profits, and speed up claim processing techniques.
Patty A Smith, COC, CPC

About The Author

Patty A Smith, COC, CPC

Ms. Smith has worked previously as a Clinic Claim Specialist and with Outpatient Physician E/M coding. She also as worked as a Hospital ED Physician Outpatient E/M Coder. She has Certification in Teaching; experience in K-12 education & on site & online teaching/directing experience with 2 colleges in MBC, and another with Adult Ed. She is currently the Education officer for the Rockford, IL Local AAPC Chapter.

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