It's one thing to code for brain tumor excision and quite another to code for hematoma evacuation. This 60-minute audio conference presented by expert speaker Gregory Przybylski, MD, will help you understand the key elements of coding cranial procedures for tumor excision and hematoma removal to ensure complete and accurate identification of the appropriate diagnostic and procedure codes. This session will summarize the pertinent ICD-9 and CPT® 2012 changes. For your better understanding, Greg will walk you through the case scenarios to highlight coding rules.
A few common questions that Greg would be addressing in this session:
Register now for this power packed event and also learn the CPT® changes for 2012, the primary and secondary elements of cranial surgery coding and the rules for coding surgery for intracranial trauma.
Here's What You'll Learn:
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, office managers, neurosurgeons billing professionals and compliance officers.
- Gail Madison-Brown,
- Leesa A. Israel, BA, CPC, CUC, CPPM, CMBS
- Tim Timmons,
- Wayne J. Miller, Esq.
- John E. Steiner, Jr., Esq., CHC
- Dreama Sloan-Kelly, MD, CCS
Gregory Przybylski, MD is Professor of Neurosurgery at Seton Hall University and Director of Neurosurgery at the New Jersey Neuroscience Institute at JFK Medical Center. For more than a decade, he has been involved in socioeconomic issues for spinal surgery and neurosurgery. He is a Past-President of the North American Spine Society, the largest professional medical association representing spine care providers. He formerly chaired the AANS-CNS Coding and...
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