In and Out of Network Billing for Providers

  • Course level: All Levels
  • Duration 1h
  • Last Update April 8, 2022


Deciding whether to be in-network or out-of-network with a payer can be tough and tricky for healthcare providers. In this webinar, we will focus on the differences between in-network versus out-of-network coverage and insurance requirements. We will also discuss the most common commercial and federal payers’ guidelines on out-of-network participation. We will go over Dos and Don’ts when billing patients with out-of-network benefits. Lastly, we will address some scenarios where it may be best to be out-of-network or in-network.

The goal of this webinar is to bring awareness to the rules for in-network vs out-of-network participation and billing requirements.

Areas Covered in the Session:

  • In and out-of-network requirements
  • Commercial payer out-of-network policies and products
  • Federal plans requirements for out-of-network
  • What to do as being in and out-of-network
  • Examples of in and out-of-network reimbursement.
  • Possible benefits of going out-of-network.
  • Examples and general guidelines to state regulations for out-of-network and balance billing.

What Will I Learn?

  • Learn about in and out-of-network requirements.
  • Learn different payer stances and products for in and out-of-network.
  • Discover what it means to be out-of-network with federal plans.
  • Examples of in and out-of-network reimbursement.
  • Possible benefits of going out-of-network.
  • State regulations for out-of-network and balance billing.

Topics for this course

1 Lessons1h

You can access all the webinar materials after successful payment

Webinar Link + Handouts PDF

About the instructor

Kate Gilman has almost two decades of experience in the healthcare industry. She is an expert coder, compliance officer, and trains healthcare providers all over the country. Kate utilizes her expertise to uncover ways to improve billing and coding inefficiencies, training staff, and ensuring compliance while achieving maximum results and revenues for her clients. Kate’s successes include small and large practices, ranging from primary care to specialists and surgeons. She is known for helping providers feel confident in their coding and peace of mind with their compliance practices. Kate’s acute attention to detail, deep understanding of coding and billing, and proactive approach make her an indispensable asset to all her clients.
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Material Includes

  • Handouts PDF
  • Full Webinar Video With Unlimited Access


  • System Requirement Operating System: Windows any version preferably above Windows Vista & Mac any version above OS X 10.6
  • Internet Speed: Preferably above 1 MBPS
  • Headset: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and hear clearly

Target Audience

  • Medical providers, who are involved in the payment process of their practice
  • Physicians
  • Practice Managers
  • Billing Managers
  • C-level executives
  • Office managers
  • Medical billers
  • Medical Coders
  • Office staff and Billing Managers
  • Medical Billing Companies
  • Providers’ Office Staff
  • Hospital Revenue Cycle Staff
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