Cardiology Updates 2016

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
60 minutes
Product Description

Get a Lowdown on Cardiology Coding updates for 2016

In this session our expert speaker Terry Fletcher BS, CPC, CCC, CEMC, CCS, CCS-P, CMSCS, CMC will provide you with the latest on Cardiology coding updates for 2016. This session will review the anticipated changes in cardiology coding next year.

You will learn about some of the important documentation requirements for the new and revised codes, and what you need to find out about different payer policies.

In this session you will learn all about:

  • New CPT® codes
  • Learn the deletion and revision of CPT® codes and which codes to start using from Jan 1, 2016
  • Medicare coverage issues
  • Modifier knowledge to boost revenue
  • References and resources

Terry will also discuss:

  • Medicare Fee Schedule Update and 2016 Coding Update
  • Infusion Codes for Spasmolytic - Deleted
  • POS change for 2016
  • Physician Supervision Guidelines - Diagnostic Tests - 2016 update
  • Physician Supervision Examples
  • 2016 Updates to:

    o    Electrocardiograms
    o    Holter’s & Event Monitors CPT® and ICD-10-CM changes
    o    Cardiovascular Stress Testing
    o    Stress Test Covered ICD-10-CM’s
    o    Echocardiography
    o    Echo Covered ICD-10-CM’s
    o    Scenario: Not Medically Indicated for an Echo
    o    Nuclear Medicine CPT® and ICD-10-CM changes
    o    ICD-10-CM Cardiology check up
    o    PV ICD-10-CM check up

  • Updates to Incident to Rules for NPP’s
  • 2-Midnight Rule CMS: eff: under scrutiny in 2016

Who should attend?

  • Coders
  • Billers
  • Physicians
  • Administrators
  • Collectors
  • Clinicians

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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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