Speed Up Credentialing & Reimbursement for New Providers

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When onboarding a new physician to your practice, your process must be flawless. The slightest mistake can result in significant reimbursement delays – or worse, payer rule violations. Onboarding a New Physician

To get your new provider up to speed fast, there are a million details you must get right the first time. Failure to do so can significantly delay a new provider from being eligible to see patients and get paid. Even simple errors can get your set-up/transfer documents thrown out, and then you have to go through the entire process all over again.

It is vital that your new physician starts to see patients and get paid as soon as possible. You can make this happen by attending this  online training presented by practice management expert, David J. Zetter, PHR, SHRM-CP, CHCC, CPCO, CPC, COC, PCS, FCS, CHBC, CMUP, PESC, CMAP, CMAPA, CMMP. Onboarding a New Physician

During this online training, David will walk you through each step of creating, implementing, and optimizing your new provider onboarding process. You can make your onboarding process more efficient and accurate. You can speed up your billing process and get paid more quickly. David’s online training will give you the proven tactics you need to make this happen.

Here are just a few of the challenging onboarding questions you’ll get expert answers to by attending this
60-minute online training:

  • Is it better for a new provider to bill under their personal NPI or your practice’s?
  • When is it possible to start credentialing for a new doctor before they arrive?
  • How can a new physician see patients before they are fully credentialed?
  • When and how must new doctors re-attest with PECOS and CAQH?
  • When can a new provider bill under another physician’s name at your practice?
  • How can you speed up a new provider’s Medicare enrollment transfer?
  • When is filing for temporary hospital privileges worth your time?
  • Can a new physician bill for services under the supervision of another provider?
  • If a new provider’s documents are not all in, can they still bill for their services?
  • How can you get your payer plans to approve a new physician more quickly?
  • And much more!

Even an innocent mistake during your provider onboarding process can have serious financial implications for your practice. You must get it right the first time to avoid difficult-to-fix payer set up errors that will significantly delay reimbursements. Everyone at your practice (including the patients) are depending on you to get your new doctor up and running as quickly and efficiently as possible, and this online training can show you how.

By attending this expert-led physician onboarding training, you’ll receive proven, step-by-step tactics that you can put into action immediately. Register now to secure your spot to this access-limited 60-minute online training today.

Meet Your Expert

David J. Zetter
PHR, SHRM-CP, CHC, CPCO, CPC, COC, PCS, FCS, CHBC, CMUP, PESC, CMAP, CMAPA, CMMP, CMHPFounder & President, Zetter Healthcare Management Consultants

David Zetter is the founder and President of Zetter HealthCare, LLC in Mechanicsburg, PA and has over 30 years of operational and healthcare experience.

Many recognize David nationally for his presentations and expertise. He excels in revenue cycle management, credentialing and contracting, compliance, coding and documentation. People see David as an expert on Medicare, not only by his clients, but his consultant colleagues across the country. He has evaluated existing ambulatory care facilities and practices with respect to patient flow, operations, use of ancillary services and financial considerations; developing strategic plans to improve profitability and productivity. David Zetter’s activities in management and compliance include physician practices, IDTFs, hospitals, ASCs, pharmacy, DME and other facility types. This includes coding and broad‐based regulatory issues. David has also conducted chart audits on behalf of Medicare contractors and Blue Cross/Blue Shield early in his career. This gave David the knowledge of what the expectations are from the payers.

David’s firm works with healthcare professional clients and facilities coast to coast. Zetter’s specialties include all areas of practice and facility management including start‐ups, buy‐ins, compensation, exit strategies, reimbursement enhancement, practice financial modeling, and governance documentation. Zetter’s firm may also assist you in policies and procedures, credentialing and contracting, HR management, compliance, chart reviews, and more.

David has helped to maximize both profitability and reimbursement of physician practices, facility, and ambulatory practices. He also re‐engineered operational and human resources, addressing coding and billing issues for providers to curtail fraud, OIG, and IRS issues.

 Engagements and Associations

He is also an original member of CMS’ PECOS Power User Group, CMS Compliance Focus Group and MIPS Design Lean Work Group. This group provides feedback to Medicare’s Center for Program Integrity and Provider Enrollment Operations Group on design and improvements to the PECOS enrollment environment. It also provides feedback for NPPES and MIPS and beta tests the EHR/HITECH user interfaces. David is also on the CMS contracted team awarded the PECOS 2.0 contract to rebuild PECOS from the ground up.

David has conducted practice management, HR, coding, and compliance education and seminars in many states over the past twenty‐five years. He speaks often on a variety of practice management subjects at hospital residency programs. This includes the NSCHBC, MGMA, AAPC, AHIMA, Florida Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Florida Medical Society, and many other venues. David Zetter works with MGMA, HFMA, Decision Health, Part B News, and Part B Insider to conduct audio conferences and webinars. He is published in Medical Economics and interviewed in publications including Report on Patient Privacy and Report on Medicare Compliance.

David is the current President and Executive Board Member of the National Society of Certified Healthcare Business Consultants. He has served on the Education Committee for more than fifteen years and is a Certified Healthcare Business Consultant. David is a member of the Society for Human Resource Management and former Professional Development Chair/ Vice President of Human Resource Professionals of Central PA. David is a former board member of the Central PA affiliate chapter of the AAPC and is certified as a Professional Coder for physician practices, hospitals and facilities. Additionally, he is also a Certified Compliance Consultant and Officer. Zetter is a member of the AHLA, the MGMA and the HFMA.