Monitored Anesthesia Care: What Anesthesia Practices Need to Know

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Kelly Dennis, MBA, ACS-AN, CANPC, CHCA, CPC, CPC-I
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Brace Your Monitored Anesthesia Care Know-How to Ensure Proper Reimbursement and Avoid Audits

Anesthesia coders and billers must understand the differences between conscious sedation, MAC (monitored anesthesia care) and general anesthesia. MAC services are payable only if medically reasonable and necessary and the intra-operative monitoring of the patient’s critical physiological signs are adequately documented in the chart in anticipation of a general anesthetic.

Get answers to your toughest monitored anesthesia care questions from our expert speaker Kelly Dennis. She’ll provide complete information on different types of anesthesia and special modifiers to be reported when MAC is provided and much more.

Session Highlights:

  • Review types of anesthesia
  • Discuss differences and confusing terms (TIVA)
  • Learn monitored anesthesia care
  • Understanding Local Coverage Determinations (LCDs)
  • Discuss importance of medical necessity and documentation
  • Review MAC related modifiers and when they are reported
  • ASA statement on anesthetic care during interventional pain procedures for adults
  • Get disused to pre-anesthesia and post-anesthesia evaluation

Who should attend? Anesthesiologists, CRNA’s, 1nesthesia Assistants, Anesthesia Administrators,Coders, Billers, Anesthesia Billing Companies or representatives

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About Our Speaker

Kelly Dennis - Anesthesia Coding Expert

Kelly Dennis, MBA, ACS-AN, CANPC, CHCA, CPC, CPC-I, has over 34 years’ experience in anesthesia coding and billing and speaks about anesthesia issues nationally. She has a master’s degree in business administration, is a certified coder, with special certification in anesthesia coding, and a certified instructor through the American Academy of Professional Coders, is an Advanced Coding Specialist for the Board of Medical Specialty Coding and serves as...   More Info
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