Tired of being in a tug-of-war between your local payers and federal government mandates? On the one hand, you have to comply with EMTALA and examine all patients who come to your emergency department for treatment. On the other hand, your local payers don't want to pay for those visits that don't pass their "true emergency" test. The good news: You don't have to let your EMTALA compliance hurt your bottom line.
Join our expert speaker Caral Edelberg for this information-packed 1-hour audio session who will review current EMTALA regulations and their impact on patient treatment, coding and billing. You will get references for current regulations, and tips on how EMTALA medical necessity can be addressed through coding and billing.
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Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.
Who should attend? Emergency Physicians, Billing companies, Coders, Revenue Cycle staff, compliance officers.
Caral Edelberg, CPC, CPMA, CAC, CCS-P, CHC, leads the overall growth and operational delivery of Edelberg + Associates’ in coding, compliance and education. Caral is a well-regarded author, lecturer and industry expert in healthcare revenue cycle management, coding and compliance. Caral maintains a long list of certifications and affiliations which include: dual coding certifications from the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the American Academy of Professional...
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