When a surgical ob-gyn operative report lands on your desk, you need to know anatomy — not only for procedure coding but to pinpoint that ultra specific diagnostic code. This is especially true when physicians perform more complicated procedures in contiguous areas, and you have to decide if you can bill additional procedures.
Join ob-gyn coding veteran and our expert presenter, Melanie Witt, RN, CPC, COBGC, MA, in this vital session to stay current with surgical anatomy and terminology. Melanie will share some vital surgery coding & billing tips which will make your job easier. You’ll make error-free, denial-proof claims in ½ the time and get paid faster.
This session will help you:
Who should attend? Coders, billers, providers, practice managers in ob-gyn and family practice
- Jan Rasmussen, CPC, ACS-GI, ACS-OB
- Jill M. Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC
- Michael A. Ferragamo, Jr., MD, FACS
- Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO
Melanie Witt, RN, MA is an independent coding education consultant and a well-known speaker and recognized expert in the area of coding and reimbursement for ob-gyn services. She is the former program manager of the Department of Coding and Nomenclature at the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Witt is also the consulting editor for Ob-Gyn Coding Alert.