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ICD-10 Training Opportunity On-Line and Affordable

April 27, 2015

Missouri Rural Health Association is working to bring affordable ICD-10 Training to rural Missouri providers. We invite you and your staff to attend On-Line ICD-10. On-Line is the most cost effective way to get updated and ready for ICD-10.  Our training has been designed to optimize time and money.  Each 2-4 hour session is $50 but with the connection, you can fill the training room with attendees!

Who Should Attend?

All staff who document medical records and providers. Use as initial or brush up training. You do not need to be a MRHA member to sign up for classes. We ask that you share this information with other providers & clinics in order to share this training opportunity.

The Trainers: Medical Revenue Solution, LLC, staff members Cathy Jennings, LaDonna Johnson, and Amber Condren will be taking attendees through the material.  All trainers are highly qualified and experienced in medical coding, the problems, and solutions.

How to Register:  Complete Registration page for each SITE that will need a connection code.  Only those with paid registration will receive the on-line pass code within 24 hours of the event.  Each session is limited to 23 site connections.

See registration form attached for more details. Registration and payments must be received a minimum of 3 days prior to the selected training session(s)

Announcements from the Federal Office of Rural Health Policy

March 31, 2015

Hot off the Presses

  1. On March 20th, CMS released a notice of proposed rulemaking (NPRM) for Meaningful Use Stage 3, which is the final stage in the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive Programs. To review the 301 page NPRM before March 30th, click here.In addition, the Office of the National Coordinator for Health IT (ONC) has announced the proposed 2015 Edition Certification Criteria for health IT products. To review the 431 page NPRM before March 30th, click here.

    These NPRMs are scheduled to be published in the Federal Register on March 30 and will be available online at this link for the Stage 3 NPRM and this link for the 2015 Edition Certification Criteria NPRM. A fact sheet for both proposed rules can be found here.

     

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ICD-10 Coding Training

March 16, 2015

ICD-10 Code… Are you Ready? Missouri Rural Health Association is working to bring affordable ICD-10 Training to rural Missouri providers.

View the online training sessions and course summary.

Critical Access Hospital & Rural Health Clinic Conference Update

March 10, 2015

Annual Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic Conference – Missouri
April 28-30, 2015
Hilton Branson Convention Center

  • Hotel deadline for reservations March 25, 2015
  • Don’t miss the opening session with Michelle Rathman CEO Impact! Communications, Inc. Our MN audience raved about her ‘Reestablishing Community Relevance’ presentation!
  • Sessions will cover:
    • Medicare reimbursement
    • 340B drug pricing
    • Physician compensation
    • HIPAA risk management
    • Strategic pricing

REGISTER NOW!

Registration discounts available for three or more attendees from any one organization. Contact Sylvia Weise at sweise@wipfli.com for more information.

Childhood Obesity Conference

March 9, 2015

Changing the Future of Childhood Obesity: Aligning and Amplifying Statewide Efforts
April 21 – 22, 2015
Stoney Creek Inn, Columbia, MO
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Immunization411 Webinars

March 3, 2015

The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services’ Bureau of Immunization Assessment and Assurance is pleased to present the 2015 immunization411 webinar series aimed at providing participants the latest immunization information. Webinars are set for the third Thursday of each month, through the remainder of the year during the lunch hour.

Thursday, December 18, 2014 – 12 p.m. – 1 p.m.

The specific dates and topics for the webinars are on the attached flyer.  Please visit health.mo.gov/immunizations and click the immunization411 link to register for the webinars.

Get Link’d Conference April 28-29, 2015

March 3, 2015

YOU ARE INVITED TO OUR FIRST ANNUAL GET LINK’D EDUCATION AND TRAINING FORUM.

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The First Annual Get Link’d Education and Training Forum will be held in Jefferson City, Missouri on April 28 – 29, 2015.  This Education and Training Forum is co-sponsored by the Missouri Rural Health Association and the Missouri Public Transit Association in partnership with HealthTran. Conference registration includes a complimentary 2015 membership to the Missouri Rural Health Association.

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