Managing Managed Care (C)
November 7, 2018 at 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm
SNF managed care admissions have increased dramatically as Medicare Advantage penetration now exceeds one-third of all beneficiaries nationally. This population comes with onerous administrative and documentation requirements that ultimately determine pre- and continued authorization for SNF care. This session will provide strategies to organize facility responses, improve the authorization process (including contract exclusion capture) and accurately communicate the need for skilled care to the MCO.