A majority of insurances follow Medicare rules for processing of claims in a variety of areas. If a carrier publishes that they follow Medicare rules for processing of endoscopy procedures, then we need to understand, and look at those rules. These areas include:
Know, what Medicare rules are, and how can you obtain this information from payers and what you should do with that information — are all that you will get answers at the conclusion of this seminar!
Join expert, Jill M. Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC in this 60-minute audio session and learn where to find policies and guidelines for Medicare and other carriers. Learn documentation of procedures - how a simple word or two can cost your practice money. Also, get to know what important information is held in the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Data Base regarding colonoscopies. Get resources for examples of documentation for various colonoscopy techniques.
BONUS: Know, when and how should you use modifier 22 for extra dollars? Jill will provide you tips for getting paid more for those “difficult” procedures!
Who should attend? Office and Practice Managers, Coders and Billers of Gastroenterology. Physicians wanting to learn compliant billing rules.
Jill Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC, is the Principal of Young Medical Consulting, LLC, A company founded 11 years ago to meet the education and compliance needs of physicians and their staff. Jill has over 30 years of medical experience working in all areas of the medical practice including clinical, billing and rounding with physicians. Her comments and opinions can be seen in several publications and also...
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