HCPro's Medicare Boot Camp- Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic Version

Start Date & Time

10/30/2017 8:00 AM

End Date & Time

11/2/2017 5:00 PM




222 Potomac Boulevard, Mt Vernon, IL 62864


Mount Vernon Hotel & Events Center


4-Day Medicare Boot Camp $199.00; 1-Day Training for RHCs $50.00


Jackie King 815.875.2999

HCPro's Medicare Boot Camp- Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic Version

The Critical Access Hospital and Rural Health Clinic Boot Camp is a custom designed class focusing on Medicare coverage, billing, coding, and payment. 

Following this boot camp, participants will have the knowledge and confidence to:

  • Find the answers to your specific Medicare questions relating to CAHs
  • Understand outpatient observation and inpatient status rules and UR requirements
  • Submit accurate claims to Medicare, including Part A to B rebilling
  • Ensure appropriate reimbursement 
  • Avoid compliance pitfalls 
  • Identify risks for recovery audits and other government audits

Event Details 

CAH Agenda - RHC Agenda

Mount Vernon Hotel and Event Center 
222 Potomac Boulevard, Mt. Vernon, IL 62864
Monday, October 30 - Thursday, November 2, 2017

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Participants can register for both the critical access hospital and rural health clinic trainings (10/30 - 11/2) or just the rural health clinic portion (11/2) for a discounted rate.


To make room reservations at the same hotel the training will take place, please call The Mount Vernon Hotel & Events Center at 1.618.244.7100.

Be sure to mention that you are part of the ICAHN room block for the special rate!

Multiple CEU opportunities available.*

This boot camp was made possible through a generous donation from Abraham Lincoln Memorial Hospital, Carle Hoopeston Regional Healthcare Center, and Memorial Hospital-Chester's Small Hospital Improvement Program (SHIP). 


Meet the Presenter

Judith L. Kares, JD, is an expert in Medicare rules and regulations. After a number of years in private law practice where she represented hospitals and other healthcare clients, she then served as in-house legal counsel prior to beginning her current legal/consulting practice. She is also an adjunct faculty member at the University of Phoenix, where she teaches courses in business and health care law and ethics.



Please note that space is limited to the first 30 registrants.


*Continuing Education Credits

This program has prior approval of the AAPC for 22.5 Continuing Education Units. Granting of this approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the AAPC of the program, content or the program sponsor.

This program has been approved for 22 CE credits for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA).

HCPro has confirmed that none of the faculty/presenters, planners, or contributors have any relevant financial relationships to disclose related to the content of this educational activity.