Coding Minor Surgical Procedures

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO
Conference Date
Wed, Feb 15, 2012
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Review The Codes And Documentation Needed For The Minor Surgical Procedures.


Minor procedures may be “minor” in terms of individual revenue, but collectively they can mean big bucks for the practice.  However, specific documentation and coding requirements exist for each type of procedure.  A lot of time is spent with the physicians on how to code their office visits and often this significant source of revenue is neglected.

Join our expert speaker Kim Huey, MJ, CPC, CCS-P, CHCC, PCS, CHAP for this 60-minute audio conference and get the documentation tips for all types of procedures performed in the primary care office – Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Ob-Gyn. Kim will walk you through the documentation requirements and compliance risks that you must heed to get your rightful reimbursement.

Register now to know the coding rules for minor surgical procedures which get your practice paid.

Take a look at some of what is covered:

  •  Laceration Repair – how to determine type of repair, how to measure
  • Lesions – Different coding rules for different types of treatment
  • Injections – guide to appropriate documentation and coding to ensure adequate reimbursement for  the drug as well as the administration service
  • Meeting medical necessity guidelines for trigger point and joint injections
  • Knowing when you can also bill an office visit

Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.

Who should attend? Billers, coders and physician in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Ob-Gyn

Order Below or Call 866-458-2965 Today

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About Our Speaker

Kim Garner-Huey

Kim is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians.   Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine.  She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the American...   More Info
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