CFO/BO Joint Peer Network Meeting

Start Date & Time

5/4/2018 9:00 AM

End Date & Time

5/4/2018 2:30 PM


Peer Network Meeting


3280 Northfield Drive, Springfield, IL


Northfield Inn, Springfield




Pat Schou; 815.875.2999


CFO/BO Joint Peer Network Meeting

NOTE:   2 Separate Meetings

9:00 am Gathering/Continental Breakfast
9:30 am Welcome – Kara Jo Carson and Rena Willey, Advisory Chairs

CFO Group – Room A
9:30 am Medicare Cost Report 101 and 201

  • Covers basic components as well as optimizing your cost report and strategies for a success cost report audit
    Featured Speaker:  Kevin Wellen, CPA, Clifton Larson Allen, St. Louis Office
    *Specializes in regulatory and reimbursement for hospitals and especially rural                        

Business Office Group – Room B
9:30 am  Medicaid Managed Care Organizations (MCOs) Panel

  • IL Blue Cross Blue Shield; Harmony; Molina; Meridian; and IlliniCare
  • Topics:  Administrative Training; pre-certification; approval processes; ADA requirements; payments; fraud, waste and abuse; medical homes; Provider competencies; Q & A  
    Featuring representatives from the Plans; Mata Binteris, Managed Care Partners                              

12:15 pm  Networking/Lunch – Joint Groups

1:00 pm   CFO/BO Round Table Discussion (Joint Groups)

  • Financial Assistance policies
  • Provider enrollment and credentialing
  • PPO Network Logos…in network vs out of network
  • Issues/concerns

2:30 pm  Adjournment

CFO and BO Joint Peer Group Meeting – August 3

***Sponsored by Central IL Mahon Chapter