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Speaker Details

Thomas J. Force, Esq.

As a state and federally licensed attorney in both New Jersey and New York, Mr. Force has over 30 years of experience in the healthcare and insurance industries. His success as a Wall Street insurance litigator and his tenure as General Counsel for a New York-based Accident and Health Insurance Company where he served as Chief Compliance Officer propelled the founding of The Patriot Group. The Patriot Group is a full service revenue recovery company that provides billing, collections, and follow-up services as well as assistance with managed care appeals, managed care contracting, credentialing and compliance. Mr. Force is nationally recognized as an expert in revenue collection techniques, managed care contracting and appeal strategies. Mr. Force remains an active member and frequent speaker on managed care and collection techniques for the Health Finance Management Association, the Suffolk County Bar Association, and other organizations. A United States Marine, Mr. Force received the prestigious Meritorious Mast Award for Leadership in 1987. Mr. Force is also co-Chairman of the Health and Hospital Committee of the Suffolk County Bar Association. He is co-founder of the Healthcare Reimbursement Attorneys Network, a national association of attorneys that represent physicians and hospital clients. Mr. Force also works closely with the American Medical Association and various state Medical Associations.

Date Conferences Duration Price
Jan 31, 2024 An Effective Out-of-Network Workflow and Proven Appeal Techniques to Increase Reimbursement and Avoid Payor Audits and Refund Demands 60 Mins $199.00
Nov 02, 2023 Waving Patient Balances: What every Healthcare Provider needs to know! 75 Mins $199.00
Jun 28, 2023 Litigating and Enforcement Actions Against Providers 60 Mins $199.00
Mar 02, 2023 Litigating Against the Out-of-Network Health Plan – Cases Informing the Providers’ Perspective in 2021 and 2022 60 Mins $199.00
Aug 31, 2022 Drafting Effective Appeals and Defense of Recoupments 60 Mins $199.00
Jun 09, 2022 No Surprises Act – What You Need to Know About This? How it Affects You as a Practice? 60 Mins $199.00
Nov 04, 2021 Federal No Surprises Act – The IDR Process, Good Faith Estimates, and What Providers Need to Know 60 Mins $199.00
Jun 24, 2021 An Effective Out-of-Network Workflow to Increase Reimbursement and Stay Compliant 60 Mins $199.00
Jun 01, 2021 How to Draft Appeal Letters & To Resolve Denials Effectively 120 Mins $349.00
Apr 14, 2021 The Successful Clinical Appeal – A Guide for the reconsideration and Appeal of Medical Necessity Denials 60 Mins $199.00
Mar 23, 2021 The New Federal No Surprise Act – Impact on Out-of-Network Providers 60 Mins $199.00
Aug 20, 2020 Lessons Learned from the Cigna and Aetna cases against Humble Surgical Hospital 60 Mins $199.00
Jun 16, 2020 How to Defend Against Insurance Company Recoupments, Repayment Demands, and SIU Audits 60 Mins $199.00
Feb 04, 2020 How To Draft An Effective Appeal Letter 60 Mins $199.00