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association dedicated to Healthcare Denial
and Appeal Management

The association is currently focused on acute care inpatient and outpatient
hospital services, with plans to expand to all provider and patient communities.

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The Association for Healthcare Denial and Appeal Management is the nation’s only association dedicated to Healthcare Denial and Appeal Management. We’re here to support and promote professionals working in the field of healthcare insurance denial and appeal management through education and collaboration.

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Leveraging ADT, HL7 Data May Help Hospitals Prevent Denials

Check out this article by Nina Youngstrom from the Report on Medicare Compliance with input from Kendall Smith, M.D., Chief Medical Officer of Intersect Healthcare + AppealMasters, and Tracey Tomak, Area Vice President of Intersect Healthcare + AppealMasters.

Leveraging ADT, HL7 Data May Help Hospitals Prevent Denials

The Power Behind Standards of Care in Successfully Appealing Medical Necessity Denials

Wednesday, September 15th | 2PM – 3PM

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Presenters: Denise Wilson, MS, RN, RRT, Senior Vice President, Intersect Healthcare + AppealMasters; Kendall Smith, MD; Chief Physician Advisor, Intersect Healthcare + AppealMasters

Summary:

Payment for medically necessary services always comes down to whether treatment proposed or provided is equivalent to the current standard of care. Standards of care are used to determine patient status in the hospital as well as coverage of procedures or services. Join us as we present the power behind leveraging standards of care in medical necessity arguments for inpatient and outpatient medical services.

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The association is currently focused on acute care inpatient and outpatient hospital services, with plans to expand to all provider and patient communities.

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