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Venue Webinar

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(online), Australia

Date 11 Sep 2019
Time 7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Cost $0.00

Webinar: Medicare and the PSR - update and emerging issues

Medicare billing and the PSR has long since been one of MIPS’ most frequently asked about issues. As a healthcare practitioner you are legally responsible for services billed to Medicare under your Medicare provider number or in your name regardless of who does the billing or receives the benefit. The Department of Health has sophisticated methods of detecting possible inappropriate practice or incorrect claims and it is important that you remain prudent in all your billing as you will be solely responsible for repayment of the full amount in the event of an incorrect Medicare benefit
Daniel Davison (Meridian Lawyers) and Dr Peter Simpson (MIPS) will highlight the recent developments regarding recovery from practices and the strategic direction of Medicare and the PSR. So, if you have a Medicare provider number, you need to attend this webinar.

Learning outcomes 
Understand the fundamental principles and requirements of MBS and PBS Medicare billing 
Learn to recognise inconsistencies in item usage and combinations. 
Learn to integrate personal and practice billing processes in accordance with the MBS and PBS

Daniel Davison is Principal lawyer with Meridian and acts as panel solicitor for MIPS. . He brings his expertise in medical negligence insurance litigation where he has defended practitioners in investigations and proceedings commenced by OHO, AHPRA, the Coroner, QCAT, Medicare processes (including PSR committee hearings), and Hospital & Health Service disciplinary processes. 

Dr Peter Simpson, GP and MIPS Clinico-Legal Adviser Qld has with extensive experience dealing with member queries regarding Medicare and the PSR.

RACGP   2 Cat 2 points (pending)
ACRRM 1 Core point ( pending)
Dental  1 hour

Date 11 Sep 2019
7:30 PM - 8:30 PM
Further Information MIPS Education

MIPS Education