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IRF: Rehabilitation Physician Documentation Lunch-and-Learn Series

$ 480.00

This four-part lunch-and-learn series provides physicians, physician extenders, and residents with specialized training related to the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System (IRF PPS) and CMS’s documentation and regulatory requirements.

Session 1 (30 minutes)

  • Orientation to the IRF PPS
  • Case-mix group (CMG) assignment and the physician’s role in assigning CMGs

Session 2 (40 minutes)

  • Impairment group code (IGC) and etiology pairings
  • Supporting physician documentation and coding tips for certain IGC categories

Session 3 (40 minutes)

  • Comorbid conditions, tiers, and rehabilitation impairment category (RIC) exclusion criteria
  • The 60% rule and necessary physician documentation to support presumptively compliant codes
  • Physician documentation and coding tips for tiered comorbid conditions and 60% compliance

Session 4 (35 minutes)

  • Key requirements of the Medicare Benefit Policy Manual (MBPM)
  • CMS’s “reasonable and necessary” criteria for IRF admissions
  • Rehabilitation physician documentation requirements for IRF admissions, from the preadmission screen to the discharge assessment

Each session includes a handout, an instructional video, and a post-test. (A grade of 80% is required to pass.) Modules must be completed in order. A certificate of this specialized IRF PPS training is provided upon completion.

Purchase term consists of 1 year (52 weeks) of access to the online modules. Access is limited to the purchaser only. Modules may not be recorded, reproduced, or redistributed without the express consent of McBee Associates.

For access to this course for more than one user, bulk pricing and licensing options are available. Contact McBee today to customize your education needs.

No refunds. Due to the sensitive nature of the course work, and the intangible nature of the product, McBee is not able to offer refunds on any course materials.