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Session 53 | Riding the Waves of Florida Medicaid Eligibility and Managed Care

Session Summary

Providers continue to ride waves of challenges and unexpected twists and turns. Securing Medicaid eligibility and managed care reimbursement is no exception. This session will provide an update on current trends related to Florida Medicaid reimbursement and eligibility. The presenter will discuss practical resolutions to specific challenges starting with the initial Medicaid application process all the way to successful Medicaid claims payment. Participants will be advised on how to recognize Medicaid eligibility concerns from the point of admission and learn best practices in working with Medicaid Managed Care companies. Participants will become a skilled resource for residents, their families and their companies, resulting in improved Medicaid reimbursement for their center. Additionally, the presenter will field provider questions related to current situations being faced and the best practices for a successful resolution.