Urgent care centers must comply with the same coding guidelines as any other provider of outpatient services but with unique challenges. Emergency Department has its own set of CPT® codes but not so for Urgent Care Centers (and Walk-In Clinics or Family Medicine or Pediatric offices with walk-in hours). Urgent care also performs many procedures, and correct documentation and coding are a challenge, as is knowing when a separate evaluation and management code may be billed.
Join expert speaker, Kim Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, in this interesting and informative session to get a better understanding of urgent care coding and its challenges. Let an expert help you overcome all these challenges.
Who should attend?
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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