|Webinar: Pre-Service Review Changes|
Please register for a webinar to learn about changes Wellmark is making to its utilization management program.
Dates and Time
Wednesday, May 30
Noon-1 p.m. (Central Time)
Timothy Gutshall, M.D., Wellmark vice president and chief medical officer
Cynde Shepherd, Wellmark director, health improvement services
Who Should Attend
Professional (Clinic) Audiences
- Billing staff
- Patient care staff (those who complete requests for pre-service reviews)
- Physical medicine practitioners
- Requesting/ordering practitioners
- Servicing/rendering practitioners
- Specialist practitioners
Facility (Hospital) Audiences
- Ancillary services
- Anesthesia services
- Case management/care coordination staff
- Central billing staff
- Durable medical equipment providers
- Medical records staff
- Patient access services (those who complete requests for pre-service reviews)
- Physical medicine providers
- Overview of the changes Wellmark is making to its utilization management program.
- Medical policies transitioning to InterQual criteria.
- Implementation of McKesson’s Clear Coverage, web-based utilization management tool.
- Start to build awareness regarding new workflows for impacted stakeholders that may be necessary for their organizations to be successful in implementing these changes.
- Use of an authorization grid in the future.
- Timeline and next steps.
You must register in advance so we can email you details about how to connect to the webinar.