10 Things to Know About Documentation and Billing of Critical Care Service Codes

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Jill M. Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC
Length
60 minutes
Product Description

Gain confidence in your selection of Critical Care service codes

 

Certain procedures may or may not be bundled into the Critical Care service billed, are you losing money that you should ideally be entitled to? Make sure you are billing and capturing all the dollars your provider deserves for the services being provided to patients. Do you know where to find Medicare and other carriers’ policies on critical care and discerning the differences to capture everything you need to effectively bill for the care?

Join expert speaker, Jill M. Young, CPC, CEDC, CIMC, in this session to know about the 10 things in critical care that will give you confidence in documentation and billing of these high-dollar service codes. Also, understand the level of intensity and medical necessity that are needed to be documented to pass a critical care audit.

Session Highlights:

  • Documentation tips and tools to help:
    • Prove medical necessity
    • Diagnosis selection
    • Avoid missed billable procedures
    • Capture time correctly
  • Find Medicare and other carriers’ policies on critical care
  • Key issues for Documentation
  • What items are required?
  • Who can document?
  • Medical necessity
  • Complex Medical decision making
  • Pitfalls of non-specific diagnoses
  • Time: what, when, how and whose time counts
  • Overview of remote Critical Care services
  • Why teaching physician rules for Critical Care services are so different and restrictive
  • Role of residents (and other house  staff), nurse practitioners and physician assistants in providing and billing for critical care

Who should attend?

  • Physicians
  • Non-physician practitioners (NP’s & PA’s)
  • Office managers
  • Coders and billers

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About Our Speaker

Jill M. Young - Pulmonology Guidelines Expert


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...   More Info
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