Medicare Secondary Payer Master Class

Feb 9, 2021 ‐ Feb 10, 2021


Standard: $500.00

Sessions

A Third Option: Statutory and Regulatory Legally Based Medicare Set-Asides

Feb 9, 2021 3:50pm ‐ Feb 9, 2021 4:35pm

Identification: TUE09

•    Review statutory previsions at federal and state level to determine requirements of law for future medical needs of claimant
•    Analyze state and federal regulations to establish mandate to provide for future cost of medical for injured party
•    Examine facts of case and settlement agreement terms to guide projected future medical needs

Speaker(s):
  • Amy Bilton, , JD, MSCC, CMSP-F, Shareholder, Nyhan Bambrick Kinzie & Lowry
  • John Cattie, Managing Attorney, Cattie & Gonzalez, PLLC

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Chairperson Closing Remarks

Feb 9, 2021 4:35pm ‐ Feb 9, 2021 4:45pm

Identification: TUE10

Speaker(s):

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Virtual Networking Reception

Feb 9, 2021 4:45pm ‐ Feb 9, 2021 5:45pm

Identification: VNL2

Don’t Miss Out! Turn on your camera and join us in the Virtual Lobby for that face-to-face networking experience we’ve all been missing. Connecting with your peers and vendors including MSP professionals from across the country never been easier - click on an open seat, say hello to familiar faces, and take part in conditional payments, Medicare Set-Asides, and mandatory reporting discussions. We’ll see you in the lobby!


Opening Remarks and Discuss the Value of the Claimant Being in Control of Liability Claims

Feb 10, 2021 8:45am ‐ Feb 10, 2021 9:40am

Identification: WED001


Opening Remarks and Review of Day 1

Feb 10, 2021 8:45am ‐ Feb 10, 2021 8:55am

Identification: WED01

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Discuss the Value of the Claimant Being in Control of Liability Claims

Feb 10, 2021 8:55am ‐ Feb 10, 2021 9:40am

Identification: WED02

•    Understand that If no ORM is accepted then the claimant is the responsible debtor
•    Examine types of claims such as medical malpractice, nursing home litigation, motor vehicle accidents, and products liability for conditional payments resolution
•    Discuss critical information that the plaintiff or plaintiff’s attorney must share with CMS to confirm that Medicare is aware of the pending lawsuit
•    Analyze when and how to revisit and update the claim to assure CMS has timely and pertinent information

Speaker(s):
  • Jason D. Lazarus, J.D., LL.M., MSCC, CSSC, Founder, Chief Executive Officer, Synergy Settlements

Strategies when Dealing with the BCRC in the Early Stages of Your Claim

Feb 10, 2021 9:50am ‐ Feb 10, 2021 10:35am

Identification: WED03

•    Request a Conditional Payment letter from BCRC to receive information on which Conditional Payments CMS has made on an interim basis
•    Utilize tips on how to analyze the BCRC Conditional Payment letter to determine if Medicare’s payments are in fact related to case at hand
•    Dispute Conditional Payments in the early stages of your claim

Speaker(s):
  • Steven Shaw, Attorney & Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Professional, Shaw Legal Solutions

Tactics when Working with the BCRC Throughout Life of the Claim

Feb 10, 2021 10:45am ‐ Feb 10, 2021 11:30am

Identification: WED04


•    Request updated Conditional Payment Letters from CMS throughout the life of the claim to catch expensive errors as they occur
•    Re-analyze and dispute with BCRC to have mistakes rectified in a timely manner
•    Avoid surprises at the end of the claim by revisiting interim conditional payments again and again all the way thru settlement

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Best Practices when Dealing with the BCRC Post Settlement

Feb 10, 2021 11:40am ‐ Feb 10, 2021 12:25pm

Identification: WED05

•    Discuss the critical component of claimant requesting a final demand to close out the case after a settlement has been agreed
•    Analyze the final demand with a fine-tooth comb as it’s the last chance to dispute any conditional payments request mistakes in the claim
•    Prepare to make payment within 60 days to Medicare for all expenses related to the claim on the final demand
•    Examine the outcome if payment is not made, including referral of claim to Departments of Treasury or Justice

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Virtual Networking Lobby

Feb 10, 2021 12:25pm ‐ Feb 10, 2021 12:55pm

Identification: VNL3

Don’t Miss Out! Turn on your camera and join us in the Virtual Lobby for that face-to-face networking experience we’ve all been missing. Connecting with your peers and vendors including MSP professionals from across the country never been easier - click on an open seat, say hello to familiar faces, and take part in conditional payments, Medicare Set-Asides, and mandatory reporting discussions. We’ll see you in the lobby!