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Ashley is a healthcare attorney in BMD’s Columbus office. She works with nonprofit and for-profit health care providers, health care trade associations, individuals, and businesses. Ashley is experienced in healthcare public policy and regulatory compliance, legislative and government affairs, grant administration, and healthcare program operations.
Training Sessions by Ashley Watson
How you bill your self-pay patients is about so much more than just getting paid. Get it wrong and you could be facing significant penalties related to multiple state and federal law violations. Any one of the numerous regulations that govern how you bill your self-pay patients could easily land you in serious financial and legal trouble – Medicare, Stark, […]Learn More
Billing mistakes will cost you so much more than just lost revenue. You can be accused of violating the No Surprises Act, and if found guilty your practice could be in serious legal hot water. Learning the ins and outs of billing out-of-network patients - including mastering the new IDR (Independent Dispute Resolution) rules for denied out-of-network claims, billing your […]Learn More
Managing patient medical records is a financial and legal minefield. All it takes is a simple mistake, and you can be hit with a lawsuit and penalties that can be a nightmare for your practice. Bottomline, there are a million ways to get it wrong. However, if you can get a handle on the top three risk areas when managing […]Learn More
Finally, you can get paid for more of your out-of-network services – even if your claims are denied. The catch is that you must master CMS’ recently implemented Federal IDR process (Independent Dispute Resolution). Sounds easy enough, right? Wrong. The new IDR process is complex and confusing. In fact, CMS recently reported that 90% of the over 90,000 disputes were […]Learn More