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Last Modified: 9/16/2021 Location: FL, PR, USVI Business: Part A

“Ask-the-contractor teleconference (ACT): Part A Appeals: Process & outcomes”

Tuesday, Sept. 28, 2021

10-11 a.m. ET

Delivery language: English

As part of the Medicare Part A appeals process and Qualified Independent Contractor (QIC) appeals demonstration, First Coast has identified unfavorable determination trends on reconsiderations that can be avoided by submitting your claim correctly the first time. Join us for a basic review of the appeals process and tips on avoiding both claim denials and unfavorable appeals decisions.
During this one-hour webinar we will provide:
An overview of the Part A appeals process and QIC demonstration
Outcomes of appeals and how to avoid unfavorable claim determinations
Resources to help you ensure favorable claim outcomes the first time
To register for this event, you must have an account in First Coast University, our learning management system. Learn how to create an account if you don’t have one.
Would you like to submit questions prior to this event? You may submit your questions in advance by emailing them to Please submit your questions no later than Sept. 21.
AAPC accepts hour for hour CMS CEUs when sponsored by CMS national or MAC offices. A certificate of attendance or completion with the CMS logo is necessary to show participation. To claim CEUs attendees will enter certificate information onto their CEU Tracker using the "No Index Number" option. A copy of the certificate does not need to be provided to AAPC unless the member is selected for verification purposes.
Please click here for CEU documentation instructions.
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