Orthopedic Modifiers: Your Key to Reimbursement

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Terry Fletcher, CPC, CCC, CEMC, CMC, CMSCS, CCS-P, CCS
Conference Date
Tue, Jan 06, 2009
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Code multiple procedures accurately and effectively for optimal reimbursement!

Puzzled by orthopedic coding modifiers and their minute differences? Let our coding expert Terry Fletcher fill you in on the ins and outs of these codes and what modifier is most appropriate.

Topics covered:

  • Find out when no modifier is necessary on independent procedures billed at the same time.
  • When do payers want bilateral modifiers?
  • Using modifiers on combined endoscopic and open procedures.
  • Never be confused about modifier -51 vs. -59 again!
  • Step by step instructions on how to use -22 modifier and make it work!
  • Your 2009 modifier update -- we fill you in on all the new wording.

Have additional questions? You have the floor with the speaker during an interactive Q&A!

Who should attend? All orthopedic staff members, including doctors, office managers, administrators, coders, billers, front office and back office.

Your registration includes:

  • Risk-free enrollment! Scheduling conflict? No problem! This session is also available on CD!
  • Expert answers to your tough questions during the interactive Q&A period.
  • Complimentary attendee package, including the speaker's complete presentation handouts. Keep this quick reference tool close by for future use!
  • One low price for all the staff you can stuff into a conference room!

Order Below Or Call 866-458-2965 Today!

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About Our Speaker

Terry Fletcher

Ms. Terry Fletcher  Specialty Coding Industry Expert and Healthcare Consultant with over 25 years experience. She was past Chair of the AAPCCA. Terry is also a past member of the National Advisory Board AAPC. Ms. Fletcher is the Technical Editor for the Cardiology Coder's Pink sheet for Decision Health, Editorial Advisor for Cardiology Coding Alert! for The Coding Institute and an Educator for McVey Seminars, PMI, MGMA, Audio...   More Info
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