NAMSAP’s webinars provides timely information of special interest to professionals working within the MSP and MSA industry and those seeking to learn more about this evolving area of practice. Webinar sessions are presented in “real time” via the Internet and through recordings. Participants view webinar materials online while listening to the audio portion of the presentation via the telephone or their computer audio system. Throughout the live webinar sessions, participants are encouraged to interact with other attendees and the presenter(s). As of 2016, all NAMSAP webinars apply for (1) credit hour of continuing education for the following credentials:
- Certified Geriatric Care Manager (CGCM)
- Certified Life Care Planner (CLCP) / Canadian Certified Life Care Planner (CCLCP)
- Certified Medicare Secondary Payer Professional (CMSP)
- Certified Workers' Compensation Professional (CWCP)
- Medicare Set-Aside Consultant Certified (MSCC)
Please check each webinar – especially those prior to 2016 – because credential approvals and total hours may vary on occasion.
If you have any questions about our webinars, please contact Info@NAMSAP.org.
*** Refund Policy: NAMSAP acknowledges that extenuating circumstances may cause an attendee to cancel their attendance or participation. If you are unable to attend a webinar or in-person educational offering (i.e., Annual Meeting & Educational Conference, regional meeting, etc.) after already making payment, you are encouraged to offer your place to an industry friend or colleague. However, if you require a refund, NAMSAP will provide one if a request is made in writing (Info@NAMSAP.org) at least two (2) weeks in advance of the webinar/event. However, an administrative processing fee of $25 (webinar) or $50 will be assessed. If the request is within two (2) weeks of an in-person event, then there will be no refund provided. If you cancel attendance of a webinar then you individual will be issued a credit good for one (1) year.
Medicaid Secondary Payer: How it Impacts Your Practice
Date: April 18, 2017
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
Length: 1 hour
Aaron Frederickson, Esq.
Patrick Czuprynski, Esq., MSACC
Compliance professionals, attorneys and other interested stakeholders working on Medicare matters must also understand Medicaid and its influence on injury-related cases. As the Medicaid Secondary Payer Act becomes a reality later this year, now is the time to prepare your program to meet the new challenges in a changing legal landscape. Attendees to this program will learn about the origins of the Medicaid Secondary Payer Act, understand how important case law impacts their practice and how to add immediately best practices to your programs and services. The webinar will be recorded and available for purchase following the live presentation.
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Having Fun With Medicare Case Law…How Recent Court Decisions Impact MSP Compliance
Date: March 30, 2017
Time: 2:00 p.m. EST
Speaker: Mark Popolizio, Vice President of MSP Compliance & Policy ISO Claims Partners
Description: With Medicare more aggressively asserting its rights, the courts are being called upon to address MSP issues. The courts are hitting all the major MSP issues including: Section 111, conditional payments, MSAs, and Medicare Advantage plans. This presentation takes you “around the case law horn” and breaks down these decisions and their impact on every day claims practice.
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PAST RECORDED WEBINARS
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Once you purchase the recorded webinar, you will receive an email within 3 business days with your webinar access. All webinar are viewed through our online training website.
State of the MSP Union - Year in Review - January 24, 2017
Rasa Fumagalli, Ciara Koba, and Rita Wilson
As with the “state of the union,” this webinar will recap some of the major events in Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) compliance of last year, including WCMSAs, the CRC’s first full year in operations, and the increasing aggressiveness of Part C Recovery. The speakers will also look ahead to what the future may hold with WCMSA contractor changes, the potential for LMSAs, ever-changing conditional payment issues, and changes to Sec. 111 reporting.
Ethics in Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance - November 29, 2016
Moderator: Fran Provenzano
Speakers: Shawn Deane and Thomas Spratt
Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) compliance is a dynamic area where many different elements intersect, including claims and risk management, medical and health issues, legal and privacy considerations, the court system and government agencies. There are also numerous professionals with overlapping roles, including nurses, attorneys, claims adjusters, and structured settlement brokers. Not to mention that we operate in an area of the law that is constantly changing and subject to wide interpretation. As a result, MSP practitioners are bound to face ethical issues and dilemmas.
Zero-Dollar Workers’ Compensation Medicare Set Aside Allocation Submissions - November 16, 2016
Presenters: Michelle Allan and Martin Cassavoy
Description: NAMSAP wanted to alert its membership and industry stakeholders to an important issue regarding zero-dollar workers’ compensation Medicare Set Aside allocation submissions. CMS recently indicated that it has altered its standards for review of zero-dollar WCMSA submissions.
Medicare Secondary Payer (MSP) Compliance in Liability Claims - July 2016
John V. Cattie, Jr.,
Covered MSP compliance from a liability perspective. In-depth look at Sec. 111, Medicare conditional payments and future medical (LMSAs) from a theoretical and practitioners perspective – including best-practices for compliance.
Part II – Opioids in the Life of an MSA - June 2016
Speakers: Vennela Thumula, Dongchun Wang, Mary Nix, and Pamela Schweitzer
Description: This webinar focused on the current state of the opioid epidemic in workers’ compensation and covered potential EBM solutions in MSAs. The webinar also addressed data and statistics around the scope of this public health crisis as well as CMS actions to address this issue.
Blurred Lines: Where Life Care Plans and MSAs Intersect - April 2016
What’s That In My Allocation? Emerging Treatments & New Prescription Drugs in WCMSAs - March 2016
Ethics in Medicare Secondary Payer Compliance - December 2015
Speakers: Thomas Spratt, Fran Provenzano, and Shawn Deane
Description: Covers ethical considerations – complete with case studies – and addressed the more frequently encountered situations in MSP compliance, specifically as they relate to Medicare Set-Asides (MSAs).