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Medicare Coverage: To Skill or Not to Skill?
Thursday, September 16, 2021, 9:00 AM - 11:00 PM EST
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Medicare Coverage: To Skill or Not to Skill?
A Back to Basics Webinar on Medicare Coverage

Thursday, September 16
9:00am to 11:00am

Featuring Lori Chusiano, RN, BSN, RAC-CT, RAC-CTA, QCP, DNS-CT,
Director of Quality and Education, Celtic Consulting

Over the last year, the public health emergency 1135 waiver and the transition to PDPM have revealed challenges in determining whether to skill a resident under Medicare.

This course presents a back to basics review of Medicare coverage. Attendees will learn how to apply essential concepts and safeguard coverage decisions if your records are reviewed by Medicare.


  • Medicare Part A: Beneficiary Eligibility and Criteria
  • 1135 Waiver Concepts
  • Skilled Documentation Principles and Requirements
  • Presumption of Coverage under PDPM
  • Medicare Post-Payment Reviews and Appeals

This program was developed for: MDS Coordinators, DONs & Administrators

Program pricing:

  • LeadingAge Connecticut members and subscribers $75
  • Non-members $125
  • Registration is a commitment to pay in full and the deadline to register is the Friday, September 10th.
  • 2.0 CT NHA CEU's will be available to attendees who registered for and attend the entire webinar.

Please contact LeadingAge Connecticut at 203-678-4477 or [email protected] with any questions.