NPP's in Cardiology: How to effectively use

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

Boost Your Revenue and Prevent Patient Backlogs with NPPs

In order to be able to examine more patients and perform more procedures, cardiologists are advised to employ non-physician practitioners (NPPs), regardless of the fact that NPSSs’ services are billed at a lower rate.

In this 60- minute session, Terry A. Fletcher, CPC, CCC, CEMC, CCS, CCS-P, CMSCS, CMC, an expert healthcare coding consultant with 25 years experience cardiology coding will give insights on how to avoid the pitfalls in cardiology for NPP in this expert billing session. Here is the never-failing medical coding and billing knowledge you will walk away with:

  • Medicare specific guidelines for billing NPP services
  • New 2013 AMA language that helps with coding NPP services
  • Using NPP's to clinically educate staff will improve your bottom line.

Session Highlights:

  • Nurse Practitioner (NP) vs. Physician Assistant (PA) billing. What is a difference?
  • What is the BEST fit for your practice? NP, PA or CNS?
  • NPP Supervision guidelines for diagnostic testing.
  • Revenue insights to NPP billing.
  • Medicare vs. Private payer reimbursement issues of NPPs.
  • What about RNs, LVNs, LPNs and MA's? Do they factor into the discussion?
  • Are you compliant with Federal, State and Private Payer regulations?
  • Are you taking advantage of "incident to" billing?
  • What is a mid-level provider in the hospital?
  • What is the revenue builder NPP beyond the E/M service?

Who should attend? Office Managers, Administrators, Physicians, Coders, Billers

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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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