In the last few years, the AMA has introduced several new codes intended to reimburse primary care physicians for managing patients with chronic illness, including transitions in care from inpatient to community-based settings. Though designed to provide better care as well as to reduce costs by reducing hospital readmission rates and emergency room visits, these codes have multiple requirements and documentation issues.
Join expert speaker Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO in this informative audio session to review the definition of chronic care management and transitional care management. Also, get some valuable documentation tips and tools.
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Who should attend
Primary Care – Physicians, Coders, Billers, Office Managers
Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, COC, is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians.
Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine. She completed a bachelor’s degree in health care management and went on to...
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