1.0 Clinical Data Management General Session

Defending Your Chargemaster


MR 201-204 March 20, 2019 10:00 am - 11:00 am

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Kyle Sherseth

Kyle Sherseth, CHFP | This presentation is designed to:
1. Define the Chargemaster (CDM), best practice structure and the role of CDM in the Hospital Revenue Cycle
2. Identify areas of risk
3. Discuss key industry trends that impact CDM structure, price transparency and revenue
4. Determine next steps to defend your CDM including written criteria, policies and procedures, and to implement an effective Internal Audit and Monitoring program

Objectives:
1. Understand the role the CDM plays in the Hospital Revenue Cycle
2. Develop a plan to proactively defend your CDM structure and negotiate payer contracts
3. Understand your payer contracts and how net revenue is impacted
4. Identify key elements of an Internal Audit and Monitoring program to ensure a compliant CDM with accurate and complete charge capture