RAC-CTA Certification Virtual Workshop 11/30/2021 Sarah Riggin

Includes a Live Event on 11/30/2021 at 9:00 AM (EST)

The Resident Assessment Coordinator-Certified Advanced (RAC-CTA®) program is an advanced certification for clinical reimbursement leaders who are current RAC-CT holders. This workshop provides advanced principles of clinical reimbursement, Medicare program compliance and integrity, RAI/MDS program integrity, leadership, ethical practice, managing medical review, accurate ICD-10 diagnosis coding, advanced strategies for payment oversight, and improving a facility’s quality measurement in all CMS quality programs. Whether you are a clinical reimbursement specialist in a regional, state, or national consultant, or are a professional in any aspect of MDS and Medicare compliance and oversight, this program will help you excel as a reimbursement leader. You must hold and maintain a current RAC-CT to qualify to take this workshop and to earn and hold the credential.

Your registration includes three days of online instruction from a Master Teacher covering the ten courses of the RAC-CTA program, access to the online materials used during the workshop, and access to the ten certification exams required to earn the credential.

This workshop will be hosted online, through a virtual platform.

Schedule:

  • Days: November 30 - December 2
  • Time: 7 am - 4 pm (MST), daily

Access additional program and workshop information (including CEs and cancellation policy) here.


Hosted by: Sarah Riggin MDS Consultant

Sarah Riggin, RN, RAC-MT

Reimbursement Specialist

Sarah Riggin MDS Consultant

Sarah is an RN that has worked in the long-term care field since 1989. She has experience in the RAI process as an MDSC/Medicare manager, in both the private sector of LTC facilities and in the corporate level as an MDS coordinator, and a nurse consultant. She has provided assistance with management of the RAI process under crisis management teams and teaches the RAI process from first-hand experience. She teaches MDS and Medicare related material throughout the state of Arkansas, Oklahoma, and Missouri. She obtained her MDS Certification through AANAC and is a Master Teacher for the RAC-CT certification courses. She was on the founding board of AANAC. She graduated from Ouachita Vocational/ Technical School in 1987 with her LPN degree; furthered her education at Henderson State University in Arkadelphia, AR; and graduated with an AAS Degree in Nursing from Excelsior University in New York in 2005. She is currently employed as MDS nurse specialist for a consultant group based out of Fort Smith, AR.

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