If it’s true that no news is good news, then the 2024 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) proposed rule should make case managers very happy.
Read this Q&A to better understand which telehealth programs were made permanent or temporarily extended for Medicare Part B patients until 2024 under the Consolidated Appropriations Act of 2023.
Every facility wants to prevent denials. But in this short-staffed era, it can be difficult to consistently ensure that claims are accurate.
As case managers review the medical record and interview the patient, family, and medical team, they must dig deep and ask hard questions to ensure any unforeseen financial or medical needs are met.
Kelly, a cardiac case manager, must coordinate a patient's discharge and difficult transfer plan.