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Events

Modified: 10/18/2019
Check our upcoming provider events calendar and learn how to register for free teleconferences and webcasts that will help you increase your knowledge of the Medicare program and find ways to improve Medicare billing and payment efficiency.
Modified: 8/24/2019
First Coast Service Options Inc. (First Coast) offers providers the opportunity to enhance their Medicare knowledge through instructor-led training (ILT) classes (e.g., webcasts, seminars) and online training (OLT) courses. Learn how to create a training account, register for available training, and find the educational resources you need.
Modified: 10/21/2019
Learn about First Coast Service Options’ (First Coast) recent Medicare educational events and take advantage of easy access to available training resources including session recordings, event minutes, and copies of presentations from some of our events.
Modified: 10/11/2019
Join us for this monthly face-to-face educational series to stay up-to-date on the latest changes in the Medicare program. Hosted by CMS in Puerto Rico and supported by First Coast Service Options, this day-long seminar occurs every last Thursday of the month starting on March 28 (7:30 a.m.-3:00 p.m. AST).
Modified: 10/16/2019
Join us as we discuss valuable information about enrolling and billing for services under the Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program, a new performance-based payment model through the CMS Innovation Center. (10-11:30 a.m. ET)
Modified: 8/16/2019
Join us as we discuss Medicare as a secondary payer (MSP) and the fundamentals of this cost-saving program. During this webcast, we will discuss gathering information in relation to Medicare as the secondary payer. (11:30 a.m.-1 p.m. ET)
Modified: 9/12/2019
Join us as we discuss valuable information about coverage, billing, and documentation requirements for the Medicare-covered emergency and non emergency ground ambulance services. (2-3:30 p.m. ET)
Modified: 9/18/2019
Join us for our let’s do lunch webcast and learn how to successfully transition to the MBI now before the deadline. (Noon-12:30 p.m. ET)
Modified: 10/10/2019
Join us as we discuss Medicare as a secondary payer (MSP) and the fundamentals of this cost-saving program. During this webcast, we will provide an overview of the different MSP billing options for Medicare Part A. (10-11:30 a.m. ET)
Modified: 9/10/2019
Join this free webcast to learn about the Local Coverage Determination (LCD) Medicare requirements for controlled substance monitoring and recent errors assessed by the CERT program. (10-11:30 a.m. ET)
Modified: 8/13/2019
Join this ask-the-contractor teleconference (ACT) that will address the requirements to submit the Medicare Beneficiary Identifier (MBI) on claims effective January 1, 2020. (10-11 a.m. ET)
Modified: 10/8/2019
Join this webcast to learn about the Part A Medicare appeals demonstration conducted by the Qualified Independent Contractor (QIC), C2C Innovative Solutions, Inc. (C2C), and if selected, how you can benefit from the process. (10-11 a.m. ET)
Modified: 8/30/2019
Join us for First Coast's fourth quarter Medicare updates webcast. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn important information about changes and updates in the Medicare program that can impact you.
Modified: 9/12/2019
Join us for our afternoon coffee break webcast and learn how to successfully transition to the MBI now before the deadline. (2:30-3 p.m. ET)
Modified: 10/8/2019
Join us for our Medicare quarterly updates (A/B) webcast. Don't miss out on this opportunity to learn valuable information about changes and updates in the Medicare program that can impact you (10-11:30 a.m. AST).
Modified: 7/25/2019
This simulation will guide you through the process of launching and participating in a First Coast webcast. Although First Coast utilizes the WebEx system, participants must register through First Coast University prior to the day of the event.
Modified: 9/1/2019
Learn how to create a new First Coast University training account, so you can register for online training courses, webcasts seminars, and special events offered by First Coast Service Options.
First Coast Service Options (First Coast) strives to ensure that the information available on our provider website is accurate, detailed, and current. Therefore, this is a dynamic site and its content changes daily. It is best to access the site to ensure you have the most current information rather than printing articles or forms that may become obsolete without notice.