The Association of Clinical Research Professionals

Managing Billing Compliance Risks: Navigating Medicare in Clinical Trials

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This course is approved for 1.5 ACRP contact hours. Accreditation Details

This eLearning course will be accessible for up to one year from the date of purchase.


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This eLearning course will be accessible for up to one year from the date of purchase.


Course Description

Keep your trials in compliance by effectively managing Medicare billing compliance risks.

Noncompliance with Medicare billing requirements for clinical trials can leave your organization vulnerable to punitive action. Learn how to assess, prevent and address noncompliance risks to ensure compliance with Medicare rules for coverage of clinical trial-related costs in the U.S.

Topics include:

  • Trial-Related Expenses Covered by Medicare
  • Requirements for a Qualified Clinical Trial Designation
  • Routine Cost Coverage Requirements
  • Coverage of Investigational Devices
  • Medical Records Documentation Requirements

Included job aids are certain to make Medicare compliance attainable, including a checklist to determine qualified trial status.

Learning Objectives

  • Provide a basic overview of the Medicare program
  • Review Medicare’s National Coverage Decisions for Clinical Trials Policy
  • Provide a basic overview of a coverage analysis
  • Identify potential risks associated with clinical trial billing
  • Provide strategies for managing clinical trial billing risks

Competency Domains

This course builds competence in the following domains:

  • Communication and Teamwork
  • Study and Site Management

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Audience

Clinical research professionals involved in US site budgets, payments and billing compliance