Medicare Targeted Probe and Education – A New Medical Review Model

In October 2017, The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) changed the Medicare medical review model. This webinar will cover the reason for the change to Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE), the elements of TPE (including how claims will be selected), and how to prepare for this new medical review model.

In this webinar, Ian Mattis, Member of the Practice Optimization Team, will:

  • Explain what Targeted Probe and Educate (TPE) is and the background on why the program was created
  • Describe the provider and claim selection process
  • Review the TPE Process including a walkthrough of the CMS developed flow chart
  • Give insight into how to prepare for a TPE review including common errors

This webinar will provide valuable insights for:

  • Physicians
  • Administrators
  • Billing departments
  • And others

About the Speaker

Ian Mattis, CPC, CEMC – Member of the Practice Optimization Team

Ian worked for 16 years at the nation’s largest Medicare Administrative Contractor in various roles on provider audits, data analysis, and education. Before joining Medicare, Ian worked for a hospital and Rite Aid corporation in training and development. He has won multiple national awards for training programs he developed.