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How to Win Medicare Appeals – August 23

Course Overview
Course Content
Course Instructor

Dave Mullens, DPM, JD

CEUs: Up to 2
In order to receive up to 2 CEUs, you must have completed the CEU Quiz to obtain 1 bonus CEU.

CEU’s Expire 06/30/23

Duration: 1 Hour

Skill Level: All

Date: Tuesday, August 23, 2022

Time: 1:00pm CST

Watch LIVE – Earn Up to 2 CEUs
Tuesday,  August 23, 2022

1:00 pm EST

To watch LIVE click the “Resume Course” button above to start the course.  At the end of the webinar, be sure to complete the quiz in order to obtain 1 bonus CEU.

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Obtaining Bonus CEUs

You receive 1 CEU when watching live.

To obtain 1 Bonus CEU, you must complete the quiz after watching live.

*All of your course certificates can be found in your student portal.

Course Overview

The Medicare Appeals process can seem daunting.  Whether it is your first time filing one, or you are an “old pro” at it, this webinar, the first in a series, will give you best practices on winning your appeals.  Come listen to Dr. David Mullens, DPM, JD, author of “How to Win Medicare Appeals” published by the American Bar Association. 

In this webinar, Dr. Mullens will cover the five levels of Medicare Appeals and at which level you have the best chance of overturning the denial.  He will talk in depth on the third level, Disposition by Office of Medicare Hearings and Appeals, where an Administrative Law Judge (ALJ) is involved.  Dr. Mullens will detail how best to present your case at this most important level.

Come get tips from the expert that literally wrote the book on the subject. 



Medicare Appeals – What’s going on?


The 1st level redetermination appeal


The 2nd level reconsideration appeal


The 3rd level administrative law judge appeal

Learning Objectives


Learning Objective 1

After this presentation, attendees will understand the overall picture of Medicare denials and Medicare appeals.


Learning Objective 2

After this presentation, attendees will learn what to do and what not to do at each level of appeal.


Learning Objective 3

After the presentation, attendees will be able to knowledgeably decide whether to incorporate Medicare appeals as part of their professional responsibilities.

Course Instructor

Dave Mullens


Dr. Mullens is a podiatric surgeon and a healthcare attorney. In the middle of his podiatric career, incensed by how the Medicare system treated healthcare providers, he decided to go to law school and do something about it. For the past 20 years he has focused his legal practice on fighting Medicare repayment demands and denials of claims for a wide variety of Medicare providers. Based on his experience, the American Bar Association asked him to write a book and share his expertise with other attorneys and healthcare providers. His book, “How to Win Medicare Appeals,” was published by the American Bar Association in 2020.

Disclaimer: The information in the following presentation contains the views of the presenters only.   Participants are cautioned that information contained in this presentation is not a substitute for medical or legal advice. The information, including but not limited to, text, graphics, images and other material contained on this website are for informational purposes only. The participant and/or participant’s organization(s) are solely responsible for compliance and reimbursement decisions, including those that may arise in whole or in part from participants use of or reliance upon information contained in the presentation.  The information presented is accurate as of the date of this recording.

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