CEU Catalog

Title Certification Topic Code Credit Hours
Medicare Learning Network Web-Based Trainings CAC, CACO, CAPO Other Details
Medicare Learning Network’s Web-Based Training Courses are designed for self-paced training via the Internet and provide information on a broad range of CMS topics for health care professionals and their staff.  Click HERE to see which Web-Based Trainings are approved for NAAC CEU Credit. Visit the Medicare Learning Network’s Web-Based Trainings page to learn more and view the trainings.   ALL CEUs from MLN are free of charge!  You will recieve a certificate of completion from MLN send that to CustomerServices@AmbulanceCompliance.com to recieve your CEU certificate.  
Navigating the 60 Day Overpayment Rule CACO Compliance 1.00 Purchase
Not eligible for CAC elective credit. This lesson covers the Medicare regulations that provide extensive detail on how providers are required to detect, report and return Part B overpayments within 60 days of being identified.  Not eligible for CAC elective credit. $85.00
Non-Emergency Prior Authorization Program CAC, CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures 1.00 Purchase
This lesson covers the basics of Medicare’s Non-Emergency Prior Authorization Program, an anti-fraud program targeted at ambulance suppliers who transport patients on a scheduled, repetitive basis. $85.00    
Part A vs. Part B: The Ins and Outs of Facility Billing Rules CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures 1.00 Purchase
Not eligible for CAC mandatory or elective credit. One of the foggiest areas of ambulance billing involves transports to and from medical facilities. This session address not only the rules, but also specific strategies to improve communication, and contracting tips to better solidify your revenue stream from this critical segment of your business. Not eligible for CAC mandatory or elective credit. $90.00
Privacy Update - 2020 CACO, CAPO HIPAA 1.00 Purchase
Not eligible for CAC mandatory or elective credit. This lesson provides an overview of  HIPAA  changes and new information for 2020.   Not eligible for CAC mandatory or elective credit. $90.00
PWW Media 2018-2019 abc360 Update - Webinar Recording CAC, CACO, CAPO Mandatory 1.00 Details
The 2018-2019 abc360 update is your stream of ambulance billing and compliance information that won't end with your conference attendance. This webinar contains "breaking news" and important changes. The purchase includes the recording and handouts. $129.00
PWW Media CMS Proposes PCS Rule Changes CAC, CACO Other 1.50 Details
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) just released a Proposed Rule(link is external) that could spell significant changes to Medicare’s Physician Certification Statement (PCS) rules.  If the proposed revisions are adopted, they would drastically impact the current PCS rules and require ambulance services nationwide to update their existing PCS forms.  CMS is soliciting comments on the Proposed Rule.  In order to best represent the industry, PWW Media hosted a special Webinar to discuss what the proposed PCS rules would mean for the industry and to solicit your questions and comments about the Rule.  The attorneys and consultants of PWW will use Webinar attendee feedback when they comment to CMS on the Proposed Rule by the deadline of September 27, 2019. What You’ll Learn: Why CMS is proposing these changes now Why CMS is adding the “Non-Physician Certification Statement” to the regulations Why PCS forms should be renamed The changes you’ll need to make to your PCS forms The timeline for updating your PCS forms Who the new proposed PCS signers are and how to verify their credentials Why the list of proposed PCS signers could be even broader than the what’s in Proposed Rule The minimum requirements for PCS forms Essential staff training on the proposed PCS rules What the removal of the term “physician’s order” from the rules might mean for appeals Why some agencies are using a “streamlined” PCS form and our recommendations $129.00
PWW Media Compliance in 911 Contracts CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Details
The landmark case involved allegations that a local agency received kickbacks in awarding a contract to a vendor.  Though there were many unique aspects of that EMS system that made the government’s case highly questionable, there are nevertheless many important principles of compliance that must be followed whenever an ambulance company enters into a contract – or even an unwritten arrangement - to provide EMS in a community.  $129.00
PWW Media Everything You Need to Know About the New 60-Day Medicare Overpayment Rules Webinar Recording CAC, CACO Compliance 1.00 Details
The so called 60-day overpayment rule, one of the most sweeping fraud and abuse measures affecting the ambulance industry, established very specific guidelines on how all Medicare providers must identify and refund overpayments.  Compliance with these new regulations is absolutely critical for every Medicare-enrolled ambulance supplier/provider because failing to follow them could trigger significant monetary damages and liability under the Federal False Claims Act.  Listen as PWW attorneys answer questions about the rule and provide essential tips for compliance. $99.00
PWW Media ICD-10 Webinar Recordings CAC, CAPO, CACO ICD/Condition Coding Details
PWW Media - the nation’s most respected source of EMS compliance information – held a three-part national webinar series to help the EMS Industry transition to ICD-10. Those webinars were recorded and are now available to purchase - by the package or individually.  The PWW Media ICD-10 Webinar Series is broken into the three focus areas - Implementation, Coding and Documentation. $129.00 each or 3-part package for $299.00    
PWW Media Is ET3 Right For Me? Webinar Recording CAC, CACO, CAPO Compliance 1.50 Details
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) just released the Request for Applications (RFA) for the Emergency Triage, Treat, and Transport (ET3) Model.  CMS is not accepting applications at this time, but it released the RFA so ambulance services can start preparing today.  The ET3 Model is a voluntary, five-year program that, for the first time, offers Medicare reimbursement for transports to alternative destinations and for treatment in place.  The payment model is designed to improve the quality of care and lower costs to Medicare by reducing avoidable transports to the hospital ED and potentially reducing avoidable inpatient admissions.  The RFA outlines essential criteria for participation including that applicants must provide information about their current compliance programs to participate.    $129.00
PWW Media Navigating the New Air Ambulance Regulations CAC, CACO Ambulance Billing Procedures 1.50 Details
The new FAA law contains a host of provisions that will impact air ambulance services and anyone who bills for them.  The new law contains requirements for certain disclosures on air ambulance invoices, on provider websites and mobile apps, and more.  $299.00
PWW Media Preparing for PCS Changes and Ambulance Data Collection in 2020 Webinar CAC, CACO, CAPO Medicare Rules & Regulations 1.50 Details
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) just released a Final Rule that will bring significant changes to the Physician Certification Statement (PCS) rules and initiate the long-awaited Ambulance Data Collection System.  The PCS revisions and the data collection initiative start on January 1, 2020.  In this webinar, we explain everything you need to know about the new PCS changes and the Ambulance Data Collection System.  Attendees will: Receive a free copy of PWW’s newly revised PCS form for 2020 Find out what the new distinction between physician and non-physician certification statement means Learn how to navigate the Medicare Ground Ambulance Data Collection Instrument Discover how to report cost and revenue data for their specific agency Find out how to look up their agency for the data collection requirements Get the opportunity to ask questions of the industry experts about the changes ​$129.00
PWW Media The New Age of HIPAA and Cybersecurity Starts in 2019 CAC, CACO, CAPO HIPAA 1.50 Details
How we protect our data and comply with HIPAA is about to change.  The Government dropped two major initiatives at the end of 2018 that will have a significant impact on HIPAA compliance in 2019 and beyond.  Learn about the latest in privacy and security for the EMS industry from our HIPAA Experts by viewing this webinar recording.   $129.00
PWW Media The New Medicare TPE and UPIC Audits CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Details
There are two new kinds of audits affecting the ambulance industry! View this webinar recording and handouts to get invaluable survival tools! These new audits include:   Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) audits Unified Program Integrity Contractor (UPIC) audits Responding to these audits can leave you buried in paperwork, scrambling to meet deadlines and suffering potentially serious repercussions from the findings – especially if you are not properly prepared.  $129.00
PWW Media Understanding the Novitas ICD-10 Ambulance Local Coverage Rules Webinar Recording CAC, CAPO, CACO ICD/Condition Coding 1.00 Details
For those agencies where Novitas Solutions is the Medicare Administrative Contractor, listen as PWW attorneys and consultants discuss the details of the Novitas local coverage determination (LCD) and local coverage article (LCA) that bring significant change - and big impact.  The webinar featured special guest, Novitas Solutions representative Gail Atnip. $129.00
Re-Engineering Your Non-Emergency Call Intake Process CAC, CACO Compliance 1.50 Purchase
This session will address how to re-engineer your non-emergency call intake process, while at the same time anticipating and managing the inevitable push-back that comes from facilities when transport providers enhance their intake process. $60.00
Seven Essential Habits of an Effective Compliance Officer CACO Compliance 1.00 Purchase
The compliance officer is key in helping your agency meet its legal obligations and reduce the risks of whistleblower cases, negative audit outcomes and costly government investigations.  However, the compliance officer position has to be more than just “another job duty” for an already-overworked management employee – it has to be handled with care and skill.  This session will cover the seven essential habits of an effective compliance officer – come and see how you measure up, or where you can improve. $40.00  
The Five Biggest Compliance Mistakes Made By Fire-Based and Other Public EMS Agencies CAC, CACO Compliance 1.00 Purchase
This session will review the five biggest compliance mistakes we’ve seen in many fire-based and public-sector EMS agencies across the United States. $40.00
The Privacy and Security Risk Analysis: A Soup-to-Nuts Game Plan CAPO, CACO HIPAA 1.00 Purchase
The number of HIPAA complaints and investigations is skyrocketing under the new privacy and security regulations.  One of the first things that happens in an enforcement investigation the government’s request for your agency’s HIPAA risk analysis, yet, most EMS agencies haven’t done one.  It’s not too late.  This session will cover everything you need to know about how to perform – and document – the required privacy and security risk analysis. $40.00