Pharmacy OneSource, software-as-a-service provider of Sentri7, a real-time clinical surveillance, documentation and reporting system, is pleased to announce a complimentary webinar with Ellen Fan, RPh, on "Strategies to Reduce Hospital Pharmacy Claims Denials."
Health systems continue to face declining reimbursement rates and increasing regulations; therefore, they are constantly looking for ways to reduce costs and improve revenue. Saint Barnabas Health Care System (SBHCS) recognized an opportunity to effectively manage their pharmacy claims which reduced unnecessary denials from federal and non-federal insurers. Ellen Fan, RPh. will explain the steps taken to implement a pharmacy claims management program at SBHCS. She will also offer strategies to help reduce hospital drug denials and increase reimbursement on medication-associated claims.
Strategies to Reduce Hospital Pharmacy Claims
DATE: Thursday, December 16, 2010
TIME: 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM EST
About the Presenter
Ellen Fan is the Clinical Financial Analyst Pharmacist, Corporate Pharmacy at Saint Barnabas Health Care System in New Jersey with over 15 years of experience in the healthcare industry. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Pharmacy from Rutgers University, College of Pharmacy. She also acquired intellectual property law and contract education at New York University, School of Continuing and Professional Studies. In her current position, she provides drug billing guidance and implements process improvement initiatives to reduce claims denials. She has also identified drug reimbursement opportunities resulting in substantial financial success for the 6 acute-care hospitals in the system.
Prior to her role at Saint Barnabas, she worked in the pharmaceutical industry, where she obtained diverse exposure in drug reimbursement, long-term care, hospital and trade marketing, product launches, account management, clinical safety review and payor contracting. Previous to her pharma experiences, she was employed by a prescription benefit management company, where she maintained clinical program profitability, ensured contractual compliance related to drug formularies and served as a clinical-legal liaison.
About Pharmacy OneSource
Pharmacy OneSource (pharmacyonesource.com) is healthcare’s #1 Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) provider. Our more than 80 innovative team members provide best-in-class, SaaS solutions to current and future challenges within health-systems worldwide. Our SaaS solutions contribute to swift and safe healthcare through earlier, easier and better access to data. More than 1,300 healthcare organizations worldwide utilize our HIPAA compliant web-based services: Accupedia, Amplifi, MedBoard, Quantifi, ScheduleRx, Sentri7, Simplifi 797, and VeriForm.