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E/M 2021 CPT Changes Webinar Training Series

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Medicare and the AMA have published the 2021 E/M Documentation Update and the changes they intend to make are less than a year away from implementation date of January 1st, 2021. What does this mean for the people documenting E/M services, assigning the code levels, educating physicians and auditing their records? As any coder is […]

Telehealth Billing & Coding for Non-video Phone Calls

As CMS continues to update their policies on Telehealth during the COVID-19 pandemic and the Public Health Emergency, we are here to continue to keep you informed on these changes. QUESTION: What are requirements to use regular office visit codes (i.e new patient codes, 99201-99205, and established patient codes 99212-99215) with Telehealth? Can regular office visit […]

Telehealth OnDemand Webinar: CMS and Other Payer Updates

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The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) issued guidance on Health and Human Services (HHS) 1135 Waiver authority that broadens access to Medicare telehealth services. This guidance comes from a CMS FAQ sheet “white paper”, Effective March 6, 2020 and for the duration of the COVID-19 (PHE) Public Health Emergency. CMS will: Waive geographic restrictions, meaning […]

The Fundamentals of Cardiology and Interventional Radiology Coding (IR)

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This month is “heart” month as we bring awareness to cardiovascular disease, especially in women. In keeping with that theme, our Virtual Webinar 2-day Conference for April will focus on Coding for Cardiology services, both diagnostic (the basics) and more advanced procedures (PCI, EVAR and Valve Replacements). We also want to bring attention to the […]

Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) 4-part coding and documentation webinar education series

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Hierarchical condition category (HCC) coding is a risk-adjustment model originally designed to estimate future health care costs for patients. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) HCC model was initiated in 2004 but is becoming increasingly prevalent as the environment shifts to value-based payment models. May 14th Part 1 Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) Defined […]

Join us for a webinar on Modifiers – Your Key to Reimbursement

Modifiers indicate that a service or procedure performed has been altered by some specific circumstance, but not changed in its definition or code. They are used to add information or change the description of service in order to improve accuracy or specificity of a CPT® code. Modifiers can be alphabetic, numeric or a combination of […]

Join us for a webinar on Fracture Care Coding > CPT 2019

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Coding for closed treatment of fractures is nuanced and complex, which can lead to coding confusion. Our upcoming educational Webcast on May 15th, 2019 clarifies how to code for this form of treatment for successful claim payment. Any physician or qualified health care provider may consider the following methods of coding for closed treatment of […]

Register now for Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC) Basics webinars

Hierarchical condition category (HCC) coding is a risk-adjustment model originally designed to estimate future health care costs for patients. The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) HCC model was initiated in 2004 but is becoming increasingly prevalent as the environment shifts to value-based payment models. Hierarchical condition category relies on ICD-10 coding to assign […]