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Mar
2
Thu
BreastfeedLA Webinar – CPSP Medi-Cal Billing for Lactation Services @ Online
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am – 11:30 am

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A BreastfeedLA Webinar featuring Meg Beard, MPH, MCHES, RDN, IBCLC

Breastfeeding Support Through Medi-Cal: Reimbursement through CPSP as an FQHC

 

Please join us for a live webinar on Thursday, March 2, 2017 from 10a.m. to 11:00a.m. (Pacific)  with Live Question and Answer Session from 11-11:30 a.m.

 Download Brochure Here

Program Description:

We are proud to present a one-hour webinar followed by Q&A focused on building understanding about how to develop a pathway for reimbursement for lactation services in your agency. 

 

Guidance will be provided to help you to determine the important factors you will need to explore as you create a plan for your agency to generate revenue for lactation services.

 

By identifying professionals who are able to bill for breastfeeding care and considering your agency’s FQHC or CPSP status*, attendees will be able to form a plan for seeking reimbursement.

 

*It will be helpful for you to find out prior to the webinar whether your agency has FQHC or CPSP status (or both.) 

Objectives:

Following the didactic presentations, participants will be able to:

– List three types of professionals who are able to bill for breastfeeding
 
– Review the differences in billing for an FQHC or CPSP provider
 
– Identify the next steps for your agency to generate revenue for breastfeeding

 

This webinar is approved for 1 E-CERP and 1 CEU.  

Speaker

Meg Beard, MPH, MCHES, RDN, IBCLC has been the Breastfeeding Coordinator for Santa Barbara County WIC in California for the last 18 ½ years and chairs and writes grants for the Santa Barbara County Breastfeeding Coalition. Santa Barbara County was one of the first agencies to generate new revenue for IBCLC visits and was the recipient of the California state WIC “Best Practice Award” in 2003 and 2009.  Her experiences in implementing the steps to reimbursement are a valuable tool for many agencies. 

 

Earlybird Registration Ends Feb 22, 2017 at midnight Pacific time  $25 

Live Webinar Access (includes Recorded Webinar Access) Available until 3/2/17 at 9a.m.Pacific  $30

Recorded Webinar Access  $30

Webinar Software

 This webinar will be conducted using Zoom software.  Instructions on how to access the webinar will be included in a registration confirmation email.

Participant Confirmation, Handouts and Certificates

 Registration confirmation will be sent to participants via email.  Presentation handouts are sent via e-mail 2 business days prior to the seminar.  Certificates of attendance and continuing education will be delivered to attendee via email following completion of webinar evaluation.

Cancellation Policy

Written cancellations received by Midnight Pacific Time on Feb 22, 2017 will be granted, subject to a $5 fee. No refunds after this date. 

 

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15
Wed
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Apr
4
Tue
RHBC South/BreastfeedLA Community Meeting @ South LA Health Projects
Apr 4 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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Apr
6
Thu
RHBC North Meeting
Apr 6 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topics:

BFHI Step 10

Outpatient Support

Apr
26
Wed
RHBC East Meeting @ Monterey Park Hospital
Apr 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topics:

BFHI Step 10

Outpatient Support

May
24
Wed
RHBC West Meeting
May 24 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topics:

BFHI Step 10

Outpatient Support

Jun
1
Thu
RHBC North Meeting
Jun 1 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topic:

Cultural Issues

Jun
13
Tue
RHBC South Meeting
Jun 13 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm

Topics:

BFHI Step 10

Outpatient Support

Jun
26
Mon
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Jun 26 @ 9:00 am – 4:30 pm

Details to be announced!

Jun
28
Wed
BreastfeedLA East Community Meeting @ PHFE WIC
Jun 28 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

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