naviHealth webinars about SNF PDPM payment methodology

For Medicare Advantage skilled nursing facility admissions with service dates on or after Oct. 1, 2019, naviHealth will authorize Patient-Driven Payment Model levels during the patient's stay (from preservice through discharge) to align with the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid payment methodology. We first communicated this change in late July.

To learn how naviHealth has been preparing for the changes to payment methodology with PDPM, register for and attend one of their live webinars, which are scheduled for September 3, 4 and 5.

During the webinars, naviHealth will cover the following:

You can view additional information on The Patient Driven Payment Model (PDPM) - Information and Resources for Provider Partners page of the naviHealth website.*

As a reminder, naviHealth manages authorization requests for Medicare Plus BlueSM PPO and BCN AdvantageSM members admitted to post-acute care on or after June 1, 2019. For details, see the Post-acute care services: Frequently asked questions by providers document.

*Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network don't own or control this website.

Posted: August 2019
Lines of business: Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan and Blue Care Network