This course is part of the 2014 Nancy McKinley Lecture Series. This course will explore various aspects of creating and maintaining a private practice that serves preschool children. Topics covered will include: business planning, marketing, documentation, billing, HIPAA compliance, and networking. A number of resources for starting and maintaining a private practice serving young children will be shared.
Course created on October 7, 2014
- After this course, participants will be able to list three considerations when creating a business plan for a private practice serving young children.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three resources for establishing and maintaining a private practice serving young children.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe the pros and cons of accepting private insurance.
- After this course, participants will be able to describe three considerations when using CPT and ICD-9/ICD-10 codes to bill insurance.
- After this course, participants will be able to list three crucial elements for HIPAA compliance.
|0-5 Minutes||Why Private Practice?|
|5-15 Minutes||Business Planning|
|15-20 Minutes||Marketing & Networking|
|30-45 Minutes||Insurance, Coding and Billing|
|55-60 Minutes||Conclusion, Q&A|
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Rebecca Jarzynski, MS, CCC-SLP
Becca Jarzynski, MS, CCC-SLP, received her Master of Science Degree in Communication Disorders from the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire in 2000. She has also earned a Graduate Certificate in Behavioral Intervention for Children with Autism through the University of Massachusetts – Lowell, and completed a year as a preparing mentor in family –centered care with the Wisconsin Birth-to-Three program. Becca has worked as a pediatric speech-language pathologist for fourteen years and currently owns a private practice, Child Talk Speech Therapy, L.L.C., in Eau Claire, Wisconsin. She also works as a clinical instructor at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire, where she provides clinical supervision to graduate and undergraduate students and teaches a variety of courses, including Normal Communication Development, Clinical Procedures, and Facilitating Communication in Preschool Students.
Sponsor Disclosure: This course was presented in cooperation with the University of Wisconsin - Eau Claire, who provided in-kind support.
Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.
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