Lessons Learned from Audits of Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities 

Presented by Jane Snecinski, MBA, FACHE, President of Post Acute Advisors, LLC 

For the past few years, inpatient rehabilitation facilities (IRFs) have faced audits from external contractors at Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and other federal agencies. While these types of audit results are not new, facilities are seeing several claims denials are based on differing interpretations of the Conditions of Participation (CoPs), coverage guidelines, and other regulations specific to inpatient rehabilitation.

Watch the webinar presented by compliance consultant, Jane Snecinski, MBA, FACHE, president of Post Acute Advisors. In this 60-minute presentation Jane will provide insight into specific reasons for denials and strategies to help IRFs avoid audits, decrease denials, and improve compliance.

Watch to learn:

  • The most common reasons for denials and how to avoid them
  • How auditors interpret and apply important regulations during audits
  • How to implement processes designed to avoid claims denials in the future

Watch this presentation to learn essential strategies to prepare your inpatient rehab facility for future audits.

About the Presenter

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Jane Snecinski, MBA, FACHE has a Bachelor and Master of music and an MBA in health care administration from the University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida with a wealth of hands-on hospital administration and management experience in all the post-acute levels of care. She is the president of Post Acute Advisors, LLC, a niche consulting firm located in Atlanta, Georgia with a nationwide practice that specializes in the needs of post-acute providers. Ms. Snecinski’s focuses include compliance, medical necessity and regulatory medical record review, appeal assistance, operational assessment, and accreditation assistance. 

Ms. Snecinski is a frequent presenter for national conferences and webinars and local meetings of post-acute providers. She recently has presented for AMRPA, the Georgia and Alabama Hospital Associations, the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA) as well as for the clinical and medical staff for multiple large providers. She has authored multiple articles for professional journals (including the chapter for post-acute providers in the RAC Readiness Manual for the Georgia Hospital Association), is frequently quoted in the popular newsletter Medicare Compliance,  and most recently, she contributed to Modern Healthcare.  

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