We talk with Sabrena McCarley about new and upcoming changes in Medicare reimbursement in skilled nursing facilities in hospital settings. We talk about skilled nursing payment models, use of G-codes, and changes to the role of students in hospital settings. We give tips for therapists on how to best handle these changes in their practice setting.
In this episode, recent changes to documentation, billing and coding are discussed. Jess and Natalie interview guest speaker Sabrena McCarley, who helps explain the details of the updates and the purpose of the changes. She also provides tips for advocacy in the current state of uncertainty in the healthcare industry.