Medicare Cost Report Preparation Course

March 09, 2018
8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
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New Jersey Hospital Association
760 Alexander Road
Princeton, NJ 08540
http://www.njha.com/
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Presenters
• Jimmy Mendez, Senior Manager, BESLER Consulting
• Robert Mahoney, Senior Consultant, BESLER Consulting
• Dana Aylward, Senior Consultant, BESLER Consulting

Program Description
The Education Committee of New Jersey HFMA will present a full day training session on Medicare cost report preparation and completion. The morning session will focus on the fundamentals of cost report preparation, suitable for individuals who are new to the industry, have minimal cost report experience, and/or want to refresh their knowledge regarding various issues that involve submission of the Medicare cost report. The afternoon session will provide a detailed focus on specific components including the Worksheet S-10, Worksheet A-8-2, and Graduate Medical Education.

8:30 a.m. – 9:00 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
9:00 a.m. – 12:15 p.m. Fundamentals of Medicare Cost Reports

  • Understand the ABC's of preparing a cost report from gathering data to correcting errors and submission
  • Learn the anatomy of the cost report: How does cost allocation work? What are the high impact schedules and drivers to watch out for?
  • Understanding your settlement pages and reserving for unknown outcomes

12:15 p.m. – 1:00 p.m. Lunch
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. Detail Focus on Specific Components

  • Worksheet S-10 Hospital Uncompensated Care Data
  • Worksheet A-8-2 Provider-Based Physician Adjustments
  • Graduate Medical Education (IME/GME)

REGISTRATION INFORMATION:

  • Make checks payable to HFMA - NJ CHAPTER, and please mail at least 10 days prior to the event.
  • Registration must be received three working days prior to the event.
  • REFUNDS WILL BE GRANTED ONLY IF CANCELLATION IS RECEIVED 48 HOURS PRIOR TO THE MEETING.
  • Dress is Business Casual
  • Mail payment to: HFMA – NJ Chapter
    Laura Hess
    PO Box 6422
    Bridgewater, NJ 08807
  • Phone number for questions is (908) 963-2505

NEW JERSEY BOARD OF ACCOUNTANCY CONTINUING PROFESSIONAL EDUCATION CREDITS
Based on our understanding of the New Jersey State Board of Accountancy’s continuing professional education (CPE) requirements, Sponsor No. 185, this course will qualify for 7.0 CPE credits in Accounting & Auditing.

AMERICAN COLLEGE OF HEALTHCARE EXECUTIVES CONTINUING EDUCATION CREDIT
The New Jersey Chapter if the Healthcare Financial Management Association is authorized to award pre-approved Category II (non-ACHE) continuing education credit for this program toward advancement, or recertification in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Participants in this program wishing to have the continuing education hours applied toward Category II credit should indicate their attendance when submitting application to the American College of Healthcare Executives for advancement or recertification. 6 credit hours are pending approval.

Tickets

$115.00 ADVANCE REGISTRATION - MEMBERS
$140.00 after 05:00 am March 9

$145.00 Non-HFMA Members
$170.00 after 05:00 am March 9

$85.00 CERTIFIED MEMBERS (FHFMA, CHFP)
$110.00 after 05:00 am March 9

$115.00 ADVANCE REGISTRATION - MEMBERS FROM OTHER HFMA CHAPTERS
$140.00 after 05:00 am March 9