Cost Reporting Fundamentals &
Navigating Regulatory Change
 July 17, 8:00 AM – July 18, 3:30 PM
 Disney's Yacht & Beach Club Resort // Lake Buena Vista, FL   

The DHG Healthcare SNF Medicare Reimbursement Intensive is a two day program which provides a comprehensive understanding of Medicare reimbursement within the Skilled Nursing Facility environment. 

Topics will include:

  • Cost Reporting Mechanics and Best Practices
  • Enterprise Identity Management & Electronic Cost Report Filing
  • Medicare Bad Debt
  • SNF Proposed Rule for Fiscal Year 2020
  • Upcoming Changes to SNF Reimbursement (PDPM)
  • Medicare Reimbursement Risk Areas (Value Based Purchasing, QRP)
  • Audit Compliance
  • Enrollment / Re-Enrollment Issues
  • Change of Ownership Concerns
  • Medicare Advantage Reimbursement


Please check back soon for agenda details.

Event Venue

Disney’s Yacht & Beach Club Resort

Lake Buena Vista, Florida

Hotel Registration (Discounted)

Delight in the formal grace of a grand New England-style yacht club at this lakeside hotel. Relax in the inviting elegance of a plush lobby replete with nautical touches, explore the whimsical Stormalong Bay and rent a variety of watercraft from Bayside Marina. Sharing many amenities with its pastel-toned sister, Disney’s Beach Club Resort, Disney’s Yacht Club Resort is walking distance to Epcot and a convenient boat ride to Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

  • Special Price: $225 + tax
  • Regular Price: Rooms Starting from $402 + tax

Special rate offered up to three nights before and three nights after the event dates, based on room availability


Disney's Magical Express is a complimentary motorcoach transportation and luggage delivery service between the Orlando International Airport and Walt Disney Resorts. To book your reservation for Disney's Magical Express, click here.

Nearest Airport

Orlando International Airport (MCO) is approximately 25 miles/30 minutes from the Grand Floridian and is served by more than 30 airlines.

Special Disney Ticket Offers

If you are planning to take advantage of the Disney Parks, please see what special offers you will receive for participating in DHG Healthcare’s SNF Medicare Reimbursement Intensive.

Disney Ticket Information


Have multiple attendees? Please contact our team for a group discount.


Speakers Photo Page, Andy
Partner, DHG Healthcare

Andy is a Partner in Dixon Hughes Goodman's National Health Care Practice - DHG Healthcare, with 18+ years of experience working exclusively within post-acute healthcare & senior living. Andy's primary focuses are third party reimbursement, operations advisory, regulatory compliance, alternative reimbursement models, and post-acute health care reform for Skilled Nursing Facilities, Assisted Living Providers, Continuing Care Retirement Communities, Home Health Agencies, and Hospice Providers.Andy is a recognized thought leader on post-acute healthcare regulation and a frequent contributing correspondent and presenter on various industry-specific topics related to post-acute healthcare. Read more.

Speakers Photo Chestnutt, Kristi
Senior Manager, DHG Healthcare

Kristi is a Senior Manager with DHG Healthcare’s Post-Acute Care Advisory Practice. She currently manages the SNF Medicare, Medicaid, Central Office, and Related Party cost report compliance for several states. She also provides support for Certificate of Need applications, Medicare enrollment and certification, and financial benchmark services for skilled nursing facilities.

Kristi has over 16 years of industry experience, with a specialized concentration in the reimbursement field. Prior to joining DHG, Kristi worked as a Senior Reimbursement Manager for two large provider entities, responsible for leading the annual budget process, as well as the preparation of Medicare, Medicaid, and Central Office cost reports.

Kristi graduated from Appalachian State University with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration. Read more.