E/M Documentation for Compliant Coding

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Prerecorded Event
Elin Baklid-Kunz, MBA, CHC, CPC, CPMA, CCS
60 Minutes
Product Description

Tactics for Avoiding Costly and Time Consuming E/M Mistakes

Are you prepared for reduced payments and increased audits and denials? If not, your practice could be taking a damaging hit.

To stave off these problems, check out the Office of Inspector General (OIG)’s May 2012 report on E/M trends. You need to have strategies in place for compliance and reduced payments. Your priority should be ensuring correct coding and payment for the first time around. Join expert presenter, Elin Baklid-Kunz, MBA, CHC, CPC, CCS, as she explains MACs & RACs prepayment reviews of high-level E/M services.

Plus, you’ll walk away with these must-have handouts:

  • Documentation Tips for Common Physician CPT Coding Issues
  • Physician E/M Education Checklist
  • List of Must-Have Physician resources for coding compliance

This session will help you:

  • OIG 2013 Work Plan & Report on E/M Services
  • Physician Audit Targets & E/M Risk Areas
  • Steps to Determine the Correct E/M Code
  • Documentation Tips to Ensure Correct Reimbursement
  • Non Physician Practitioners: Incident-to & Shared Visits,
  • Proposed MPFS & HOPPS, Final HIPPS & Recent DOJ Settlements
  • E/M Services: Use of Modifiers During Global Surgery Period
  • Error Rate for Incident-to Services Performed by Non Physicians
  • Place of Service Billing Errors
  • Different Billing Pattern Among Physicians in Same Practice
  • Components of E/M Services & Steps to Determine E/M Level
  • MDM Documentation & Under-Documentation of High Level Codes
  • Electronic Medical Records (EMR): Potential Problems: “Cloning”
  • Examples of Unacceptable Documentation
  • And much more…

Who should attend? Coding professionals, billing specialist, practice managers, HIM directors, compliance officers, case managers and, physicians

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About Our Speaker

Elin Baklid Kunz - Medical Billing Coding Expert


Kunz is a national speaker and published author on topics related to medical practice compliance, coding, reimbursement, chart audits and federal regulations. Her twenty years of healthcare experience includes six years as Director of Physician Services for a large health system, seven years in corporate finance and four years in compliance. She presents workshops for the American Academy of Professional Coders and delivers keynote presentations for Eli Research...   More Info
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