HFS User Meeting 2017
2017 HFS User Meeting held in New Orleans, Luisiana. Below you'll find links to presentations and presenter bios.

Presentations not yet posted as of 8/11/2017 will be printed and handed out at the session.

Agenda All presentations

Day 1
1 - Welcome, Introduction & Update Becky Dolin
2 - MCR Forms Changes Eric Swanson
3 - FY 2018 IPPS Legislative and Regulatory Update Bob Roth, Hooper, Lundy & Bookman, Inc.
4 - Payment Reform Lucy Zhang, BKD, LLP
5 - What Should be on Your Medicare Radar Alyssa Keefe, VP, Federal Regulatory Affairs, CA Hospital Associaton
6 - Appeals Update Mike Newell & Kristin DeGroat, Southwest Consulting Associates
7 - MAC Presentation Shondra Fields, Novitas Solutions
8 - Hospice Critical Issues - Enrollment and CAP Ted Cuppett, The Health Group
9 - HHA - Issues Dave Macke, Von Lehman & Co
10 - SNF Payment Reform Sherri Robbins, BKD, LLP

Day 2
11 - Medicare Special Designations and Their Cost Report Considerations David Hall, DHG Healthcare
12 - Medicare DSH/Worksheet S-10 Implementation Hal Guthrie & Cassandra Fahey, DHG Healthcare
13 - Strategic Implications of the Revenue Cycle Functions on Medicare Cost Reimbursement Chad Krcil RSM US LLP & Mike Nichols, Presence Health
14 - Rural Health Clinics Michael Smith, Eide Bailly, LLP
15 - Wage Index DeLicia Maynard, and Scott Besler, Besler Consulting
16 - IRIS Luke DiSabato
17 - HHA Medicare Changes Jim Plonsey, Medicare Training & Consulting Consulting
18 - SNF MCR Update Larry Shrewsbury, CPA
19 - Hospice MCR Update Tom Boyd, Simione Healthcare Consultants, LLC
20 - Basics Review and Common Support Questions & SaFE Steve Booth
21 - PS&R Reconciliation Feature and Update Luke DiSabato
22 - HCRIS Ron Knapp Toyon & Becky Dolin
23 - Reducing Data Entry Using AAI, API Data Extractor Steve Booth & Jacqueline Coleman
24 - What If and Impact Analysis Using the HFS Medicare Auditor Chuck Briggs
25 - Analyzing Data Using Management Reports & Special Reports Eric Swanson