S-10 Preparation and Review

Now that Worksheet S-10 Schedules are used to distribute uncompensated care funds, hospitals must ensure that all uncompensated and indigent care costs are included on the S-10. It can be difficult to ensure the S-10 is accurate and compliant.

BESLER’s S-10 Preparation and Review services are tailor made for busy providers like you.

We use a hybrid approach, leveraging proprietary technology to populate S-10 schedules, complemented by expert reviews from experienced consultants which together will reduce your team’s stress when it comes to S-10 concerns.

Both of our Worksheet S-10 Preparation and S-10 Review services include a thorough review and analysis of your hospital’s:

  • Financial Assistance Policy (FAP)
  • Bad Debt Policy
  • Self-pay Discount Policy
  • Policies compared to the program reporting requirements for Worksheet S-10
  • Insurance and Transaction Masters

S-10 Preparation

BESLER can prepare Worksheet S-10 for filings while identifying areas of opportunity and ensuring regulatory compliance.

We will ensure your submissions meet the provisions of the Worksheet S-10 instructions, and that it’s also in line with your hospital’s charity and/or financial assistance policies.

S-10 Review

For our S-10 Review services, we’ll prepare a comprehensive summary report of our findings including recommendations on process improvements to improve the accuracy of the S-10 data submitted on your hospital’s cost reports.

From S-10 review to complete S-10 preparation, BESLER will ensure your hospital receives its pro rata share of Medicare DSH funding.

Let’s work together to discover what Worksheet S-10 opportunities exist and identify potential compliance risks. Our team is also available to fully support you and your hospital through any audit.

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We provide consulting services in many specific areas, including:

BESLER’s uncompensated care reimbursement services capture and validate all eligible patient days for DSH, charity care charges for S-10 and bad debts that should be included on the Medicare Cost Report.

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