CMS esMD Program: Exploring the Benefits and Process of Electronic Submissions to Medicare
Joyce Ann Davis, MIST, COR III Lieutenant Commander, United States Public Health Service, CMS Director, Division of Compliance Projects and Demonstrations
Nicole Smith, Vice President Payer & Partner Services, Vyne Medical
Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) and Vyne Medical discuss the electronic submission of medical documentation (esMD) program for submitting documentation to Medicare Review Contractors, including RACs and MACs. Electronic submissions for Pre and Post-Payment Audit responses, claim ADRs and Appeals eliminate manual paper-based processes, eliminates lost submissions and improves reimbursement on Medicare claim ADRs.
CMS Director, Division of Compliance Projects and Demonstrations Joyce Ann Davis, MIST, COR III Lieutenant Commander, United States Public Health Service and Vyne Medical share details about the esMD program and how it can benefit your organization.
Goals and timing of esMD
Participation requirements, including obtaining a CONNECT-compatible gateway
How providers sign up for esMD
Working with Health Information Handlers (HIHs)
How esMD works with electronic health record (EHR) systems