WEDI Summer Forum Features Cutting-Edge Solutions for Prior Authorization & Attachments
Join us at the WEDI Summer Forum in the Windy City!

  • August 1-2, 2023
  • Chicago, IL
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WASHINGTON DC USA -- HEALTHCARE UPDATE NEWS SERVICE™ -- JULY 14, 2023: Only 3 weeks til the highly anticipated WEDI Summer Forum kicks off August 1st in Chicago!

This must-attend event brings together health care professionals like yourself, both in-person and virtually, to explore the latest advancements in prior authorization and attachment standards tools and applications.

Day One will focus on the critical provisions included in the recent "Advancing Interoperability and Improving Prior Authorization Processes" proposed rule, with emphasis on the Prior Authorization Requirements, Documentation, and Decision (PARDD) API requirements.

´╗┐Day Two will spotlight the "Health Care Attachments Transactions" proposed rule and its X12-based proposals. We will also examine the HL7 Clinical Data exchange (CDex) standard.

August 1st: Prior Authorization

9:30 - 10:15 Prior Authorization Requirements, Documentation and Decision (PARDD) FHIR API Early Adopters Session
10:15 - 11:00 PARDD Small Group Discussion and Report-Out
11:15 -11:45 Prior Authorization: Pure Compliance vs Effective Cost Reduction
Presented by Edifecs

Forum Luncheon
12:15 - 12:45 Real-Time Coverage Requirements Discovery (CRD) Between a Payer and Provider
12:45 - 1:30 Small Group Discussion - How WEDI can assist implementation efforts
2:00 -2:45 Answer to Prior Authorization Burden Reduction: Regulation vs. Automation
Presented by MCG Health
3:00 - 3:45 Setting up a FHIR Server, Early Adopters Session
3:30 - 4:15 Adopting a FHIR-based approach to Prior Authorization
Presented by InterSystems
4:15 - 5:00 Small Group Discussions

August 2nd: Attachments

8:45 - 9:15 275 (and 277 RFAI) Early Adopters Session
9:15 - 10:00 275 (and 277 RFAI) Small Group Discussion and Report-Out
10:15 -11:00 Prepare for Attachments (X12 & FHIR) with a Holistic Patient-Centered Approach
Edifecs Workshop
11:00 - 11:30 Clinical Data Exchange (CDEX) Early Adopters
11:45 - 12:15 X12 Proof of Concept Updates

Forum Luncheon
12:45 - 1:30 Small Group Discussion: Hybrid Solutions and Implementation Guide Challenges

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