What’s new on the EHR front for hospitals?

March 4, 2015

10AM Pacific—10AM Arizona—11AM Mountain—Noon Central—1PM Eastern

Description: This very important webinar will discuss:

  • Update on Stage II attestations
  • Proposed Stage III regulations
  • 2015 reporting periods update
  • New guidance from CMS on Security Risk Assessments
  • Best Practices for some difficult to attain Meaningful Use Measures

Speaker: Mike Orr – Senior Managing Consultant, BKD, LLC. Mike has 20 years of experience in the health care industry, including four years of payer experience with Blue Cross Blue Shield, nine years of health care consulting and seven years of provider experience. He has experience in turnaround situations and implementing metrics management and helping clients improve the bottom line, instill accountability, improve revenue cycle and adhere to budget. He most recently worked in a vertically integrated not-for-profit hospital and health care group as chief financial officer. Prior to that, Mike was a CFO for a Nashville-based for-profit hospital chain. Mike is a graduate of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County, with a B.A. degree in economics, and Loyola University Maryland, Baltimore, with an M.B.A. degree.

Travis Skinner – Managing Consultant, BKD, LLC Travis is a member of the BKD National Health Care Group. Travis has more than 10 years of experience in health care consulting and reimbursement. He works with several types of health care providers, including critical access, Medicare dependent, sole community and prospective payment system hospitals. Travis has three years of significant expertise in the Medicare and Medicaid Electronic Health Record (EHR) Incentive programs. He has a proven track record helping facilities with confirming and increasing reimbursements for both programs as well as assisting facilities through the various EHR audits. His other areas of focus include cost reimbursement for hospitals, nursing homes, home offices, square footage projects and the 340B prescription pricing program. Travis is a member of the American Institute of CPAs and Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants. He is a 2003 graduate of the University of Mary Hardin-Baylor, Belton, Texas, with B.B.A. degree in accounting.

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