Peripheral Cardiology 2015 Updates

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Terry A. Fletcher, CPC, CCC, CEMC, CCS, CCS-P, CMC, CMSCS, CMCS, ACS-CA, SCP-CA
Length
60 minutes
Product Description

The Peripheral Cardiology Updates for 2015 Are Here. Know what they are.

2015 has brought many changes to Peripheral Cardiology practice. From new/revised Peripheral and carotid stenting codes to 2015 EVAT coding; Medicare direction for non-coronary interventions to changes to HCPCS modifier 59. 

Keeping abreast of these updates is no mean feat for your cardiology practice. Additionally, ICD-10-CM transition is around the corner and you need to be prepared for that in October.

Join Cardiology coding pro Terry Fletcher in this 60-minute audio session  to learn how to maximize your Peripheral Cardiology revenue by at least 20%, while being compliant with the Medicare and AMA Guidelines.

Areas covered in the session

  • 2015 CPT® coding update for Peripheral Cardiology
  • Review of 2015 Peripheral documentation
  • Crosswalk from ICD-9 to ICD-10 for Peripheral Cardiology
  • New revised language for Carotid stenting
  • 20.2 CCI clarifications for peripheral PTA/Stenting codes 37236-37239
  • Operative report focus to look at compliance for Peripheral Procedures
  • Review of Thrombolytic coding and misc peripheral codes
  • EVAT Procedures in the office- A new way to maximize peripheral revenues
  • Review of the Peripheral Stenting rules, as it’s not the same in each vascular family
  • Review of New 59 modifier HCPCS subset modifiers
  • Insights on coding extra's such as IVUS, Thrombectomy, Lytic Therapy and more
  • How to support coding both coronary and non-coronary services at the same encounter
  • Is a Peripheral Doctor a "different specialty" in a Cardiology practice?

Attending this conference will help you understand:

  • Real life operative notes to code from
  • Peripheral Fee Tickets to assist in charge capture
  • Crosswalk from ICD-9 to ICD-10 for Peripheral Cardiology
  • Reimbursement discussion on Peripheral Cardiology for office vs. hospital procedures

Who should attend?

Coders, Billers, Collectors, Physicians, Administrators, Cath Lab charge capture staff

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About Our Speaker

Terry Fletcher - Cardiology Coding Expert

Terry Fletcher is a specialty coding industry coding and billing expert, auditor and educator based in Laguna Beach, California, with over 30 years of experience. Terry is a past member of the National Advisory Board for AAPC, past Chair of the AAPCCA, and AAPC National and Regional Conference Educator. Terry is the technical editor for the Select Coder®  from DecisionHealth, editorial advisor for Cardiology Coding Alert! & Practice...   More Info
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