L-Dex® Reimbursement: Best Practices for Building a Successful Lymphedema Prevention Program
Leslie Vassar, OTR/L, Director, ProMedica Total Rehab
Chelsey Jaworski, Senior Director, Onboarding & Reimbursement, ImpediMed
The reimbursement landscape is ever changing. Join Leslie Vassar, Director of Rehab for ProMedica and Chelsey Jaworski, industry leader in medical policy and payer relations, as they share practical strategies to optimize patient access to your Lymphedema Prevention Program. They will discuss best practices for setting up streamlined testing and billing processes that integrate into existing workflows. Bring your questions and join us for the LIVE Q&A!
- How to optimize patient access to lymphedema prevention services
- Establishing streamlined workflows
- Best practices from real-world experience
Meet our Faculty
Director, ProMedica Total Rehab
Leslie Vassar is the Director of Rehab for ProMedica Total Rehab. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Occupational Therapy from The Ohio State University and has been employed at ProMedica Total Rehab since 1993. Leslie has been working with the Lymphedema Team at ProMedica Total Rehab at Flower since March of 2020 and the ImpediMed Reimbursement program since October 2021. ProMedica recently expanded their SOZO program to a second location at ProMedica Monroe Regional Hospital as of May 2022.
Sr. Director, Onboarding & Reimbursement, ImpediMed
Chelsey Jaworski is the Senior Director, Onboarding & Reimbursement and leads ImpediMed’s Case Assistance Program, which works to resolve provider disputes with a wide variety of payers and insurance plans. Chelsey has over 20 years of extensive real-world experience navigating the pre-authorization process, insurance protocols and policies, and providing education on new products, systems, and procedures. She is adept at providing effective reimbursement pathways and coverage solutions for a diverse range of healthcare entities, including physicians, hospitals, ASCs, and medical device manufacturers.