CEU Catalog

Title Certification Topic Code Credit Hours
Medicare Learning Network Web-Based Trainings CAC, CAPO, CACO Other Details
Medicare Learning Network’s Web-Based Training Courses are designed for self-paced training via the Internet and provide information on a broad range of CMS topics for health care professionals and their staff.  Click on the Details button to find out which Web-Based Trainings are approved for NAAC CEU Credit. Visit the Medicare Learning Network’s Web-Based Trainings page to learn more and view the trainings.  You can search for NAAC and the list of pre-approved trainings from MLN HERE ALL CEUs from MLN are free of charge!  
Navigating the 60 Day Overpayment Rule CACO Compliance 1.00 Purchase
Not eligible for CAC elective credit. This lesson covers the Medicare regulations that provide extensive detail on how providers are required to detect, report and return Part B overpayments within 60 days of being identified.  Not eligible for CAC elective credit. $85.00
Non-Emergency Prior Authorization Program CAC, CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures 1.00 Purchase
This lesson covers the basics of Medicare’s Non-Emergency Prior Authorization Program, an anti-fraud program targeted at ambulance suppliers who transport patients on a scheduled, repetitive basis. $85.00    
Part A vs. Part B: The Ins and Outs of Facility Billing Rules CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures 1.00 Purchase
Not eligible for CAC mandatory or elective credit. One of the foggiest areas of ambulance billing involves transports to and from medical facilities. This session address not only the rules, but also specific strategies to improve communication, and contracting tips to better solidify your revenue stream from this critical segment of your business. Not eligible for CAC mandatory or elective credit. $90.00
PWW Media Compliance in 911 Contracts CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Details
The landmark case involved allegations that a local agency received kickbacks in awarding a contract to a vendor.  Though there were many unique aspects of that EMS system that made the government’s case highly questionable, there are nevertheless many important principles of compliance that must be followed whenever an ambulance company enters into a contract – or even an unwritten arrangement - to provide EMS in a community.  $129.00
PWW Media Everything You Need to Know About the New 60-Day Medicare Overpayment Rules Webinar Recording CAC, CACO Compliance 1.00 Details
The so called 60-day overpayment rule, one of the most sweeping fraud and abuse measures affecting the ambulance industry, established very specific guidelines on how all Medicare providers must identify and refund overpayments.  Compliance with these new regulations is absolutely critical for every Medicare-enrolled ambulance supplier/provider because failing to follow them could trigger significant monetary damages and liability under the Federal False Claims Act.  Listen as PWW attorneys answer questions about the rule and provide essential tips for compliance. $99.00
PWW Media ICD-10 Webinar Recordings CAC, CAPO, CACO ICD/Condition Coding Details
PWW Media - the nation’s most respected source of EMS compliance information – held a three-part national webinar series to help the EMS Industry transition to ICD-10. Those webinars were recorded and are now available to purchase - by the package or individually.  The PWW Media ICD-10 Webinar Series is broken into the three focus areas - Implementation, Coding and Documentation. $129.00 each or 3-part package for $299.00    
PWW Media Navigating the New Air Ambulance Regulations CAC, CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures 1.50 Details
The new FAA law contains a host of provisions that will impact air ambulance services and anyone who bills for them.  The new law contains requirements for certain disclosures on air ambulance invoices, on provider websites and mobile apps, and more.  $299.00
PWW Media The New Age of HIPAA and Cybersecurity Starts in 2019 CAC, CACO, CAPO HIPAA 1.50 Details
How we protect our data and comply with HIPAA is about to change.  The Government dropped two major initiatives at the end of 2018 that will have a significant impact on HIPAA compliance in 2019 and beyond.  Learn about the latest in privacy and security for the EMS industry from our HIPAA Experts by viewing this webinar recording.   $129.00
PWW Media The New Medicare TPE and UPIC Audits CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Details
There are two new kinds of audits affecting the ambulance industry! View this webinar recording and handouts to get invaluable survival tools! These new audits include:   Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) audits Unified Program Integrity Contractor (UPIC) audits Responding to these audits can leave you buried in paperwork, scrambling to meet deadlines and suffering potentially serious repercussions from the findings – especially if you are not properly prepared.  $129.00
PWW Media Understanding the Novitas ICD-10 Ambulance Local Coverage Rules Webinar Recording CAC, CAPO, CACO ICD/Condition Coding 1.00 Details
For those agencies where Novitas Solutions is the Medicare Administrative Contractor, listen as PWW attorneys and consultants discuss the details of the Novitas local coverage determination (LCD) and local coverage article (LCA) that bring significant change - and big impact.  The webinar featured special guest, Novitas Solutions representative Gail Atnip. $129.00
Re-Engineering Your Non-Emergency Call Intake Process CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Purchase
This session will address how to re-engineer your non-emergency call intake process, while at the same time anticipating and managing the inevitable push-back that comes from facilities when transport providers enhance their intake process. $60.00
Seven Essential Habits of an Effective Compliance Officer CACO Compliance 1.00 Purchase
The compliance officer is key in helping your agency meet its legal obligations and reduce the risks of whistleblower cases, negative audit outcomes and costly government investigations.  However, the compliance officer position has to be more than just “another job duty” for an already-overworked management employee – it has to be handled with care and skill.  This session will cover the seven essential habits of an effective compliance officer – come and see how you measure up, or where you can improve. $40.00  
The Five Biggest Compliance Mistakes Made By Fire-Based and Other Public EMS Agencies CAC, CACO Compliance 1.00 Purchase
This session will review the five biggest compliance mistakes we’ve seen in many fire-based and public-sector EMS agencies across the United States. $40.00
The Privacy and Security Risk Analysis: A Soup-to-Nuts Game Plan CAPO, CACO HIPAA 1.00 Purchase
The number of HIPAA complaints and investigations is skyrocketing under the new privacy and security regulations.  One of the first things that happens in an enforcement investigation the government’s request for your agency’s HIPAA risk analysis, yet, most EMS agencies haven’t done one.  It’s not too late.  This session will cover everything you need to know about how to perform – and document – the required privacy and security risk analysis. $40.00  
Understanding Critical MSP Rules CAC Medicare Rules & Regulations 1.00 Purchase
This lesson was designed as a basic “primer” on Medicare Secondary Payer issues. $40.00    
We Want Our Money: 10 Strategies for Effective Collections When the Patient and the Payer Won't Pay CAC Other 1.00 Purchase
The good news is that fewer patient accounts are self-pay.  But the bad news is that many commercial payers send payment directly to the patient, and your billers are left chasing down the patient for your agency’s money.  And with increasing deductibles and copayments under the ACA, patient balances can’t be neglected.  This session will review ten effective strategies for collecting unpaid balances within the law – and help your agency avoid taking a hit on those “tough” accounts. $40.00  
Where Compliance Meets QI: Implementing Compliance Performance Indicators CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Purchase
Most EMS agencies have a robust Quality Improvement (QI) process.  And some agencies have good compliance programs in place.  But we’ve found that most EMS agencies haven’t effectively closed the loop between QI and compliance.  This session will explore the importance of connecting your compliance activities to your QI program, and how you can make compliance an integral part of everyone’s job.  We’ll tell you how to implement critical Compliance Performance Indicators into your agency’s QI program and make it focus on more than clinical care alone.  $60.00  
WPS Ambulance On Demand Training CAC, CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures Details
ALL CEUs from WPS are free of charge! The following trainings from the WPS’s Ambulance On Demand Training catalog are approved for NAAC CEU Credit: Ambulance – Determining Who to Bill Before Medicare (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) ​Ambulance – Exploring Ambulance Documentation (1.5 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Ambulance – Understanding Medical Necessity (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Ambulance Mileage (0.50 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Ambulance Questions and Answers (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Ambulance Scheduled Transports – Ask-the-Contractor Teleconference (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Ambulance & Skilled Nursing Facility Consolidated Billing (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Introduction to Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) (1.5 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Appeals Overview (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Claims Overview (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Documentation (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Find What You Need (0.50 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Know the Contractors (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Medical Review (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – MSP Overview (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – National and Local Coverage Determinations (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Reimbursement Methodologies (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – The Claim (1.5 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) New to Medicare – Who to Contact (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) – Notices of Non-coverage (1.5 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) Targeted Probe and Educate ACT (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) The Physcian’s Certification – What You Need to Know Before Writing One (1.0 CAC elective & CACO CEU credits) ​ALL CEUs from WPS are free of charge!
Your Rights AND Obligations in a Government Investigation CAC, CAPO, CACO Other 1.00 Purchase
The dreaded “knock on the door” arrives – someone with a badge, a gun and a search warrant arrives at your office looking for mountains of documents and files in a government investigation.  Or, a strange document called a “subpoena duces tecum” arrives in your mail.  Or perhaps a federal investigator shows up on your biller’s doorstep one evening asking questions.  What next?  Are your employees compelled to speak to the agents? What documents must be turned over and what documents are protected by legal privileges?  Can they take my computers, hard drives or other equipment? What are the consequences for not complying with a subpoena or search warrant?  This session will help your agency formulate a comprehensive “response plan” should that unpleasant day come. $40.00