AHCAE Intensive Chart Auditing Practicum
St. Jude Children's Research Hospital
Memphis, TN - September 18-21, 2017
CHCA Exam: September 22, 2017
Join us in Memphis, Tennessee for the next Intensive Chart Auditing Practicum!
The practicum was designed for both the experienced auditor, for those desiring to move into the health care auditing arena and for clinical and compliance professionals. This program is also geared to those individuals, interested in becoming a nationally recognized, professional Certified Health Care Chart Auditor (CHCA).
Gain knowledge and learn with hands on experience from a team of nationally recognized auditors and educators. This one of a kind program has been a collaborative effort developed by the Association of Health Care Auditors and Educators and is designed to provide critical elements needed for accurate medical record chart auditing.
Here are just a few key points our audit team will teach you;
-What the OIG (Office of Inspector General) is looking for when investigating physicians and facilities through audits
-Compliance plans require auditing and monitoring. Learn what your practice / facility needs to perform this critical step
-This program prepares the attendee for real life medical record auditing using various documentation methods and examples
-How to determine your audit scope, define your audit parameters and create a valid statistical sampling utilizing the governmental RATSTATS program
-Build your skill level through auditing principles and application by dissecting numerous hand written, electronic, template driven and other various medical record documentation formats
-Go away with correct interpretation and application of CMS regulations and the 1995 and 1997 E/M Documentation Guidelines
-Explore and become familiar with pertinent regulatory information critical to accurate ands compliant auditing. Understand the audit process from start to report development and delivery
-Essential communication skills for the auditor will be taught to assist you in explaining and backing up your results from a private and regulatory perspective
-OIG imposed CIA (Corporate Integrity Agreements) and the required audit parameters and reporting processes
-RAC (Recovery Audit Contractors) audits are ongoing across the United States - learn how to audit to appeal when necessary
-CERT (Comprehensive Error Rate Testing) direct from CMS—get the birds eye view so you’ll know what’s going on in the industry
-Networking and breakout audit round tables to dissect and discuss various case examples will allow attendee’s additional hands-on auditing and reporting experience and much, much more!
Plus, Get Your Comprehensive Chart Audit Tool Kit!
Besides the intensive training with our expert audit team, each attendee will receive everything an auditor needs in our comprehensive AHCAE Chart Auditing Tool Kit and Chart Auditing Resource Manual and CD/jump drive. You’ll be able to use these tools when you get back to your office/facility to start auditing immediately!
*For additional program details visit: www.ahcae.org or Email: RLinker@ahcae.org
(*Payment arrangements are available)