Date & Time
Tuesday, April 12, 2022, 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
Name
RT - 13 Saving Hundreds of Millions of Dollars Through Partnership With Medicaid Payment Processing*
Description

The Washington State legislature mandated that hospitals see corrections patients, accept Medicaid rates, and bill the Medicaid system directly in an effort to leverage the state's purchasing power and improve access. This discussion will describe how the state's Department of Corrections partnered with the Medicaid agency to utilize the health care claims processing system. It will share the benefits and results of this initiative, including enhanced reporting that improved payment accuracy and yielded significant cost savings.

Level Advanced