Injection/Infusion CPT® Coding - Decrease Non-Compliance and Increase Reimbursement

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, RHIT, CDIP, CCS, CCDS
Conference Date
Wed, May 23, 2018
Length
60 minutes
Product Description

Improve Your Coding Skills for Injection/Infusion CPT® Coding


Coding compliance is the key to successful CPT® coding of injection and infusion services. Join this coding education session, where Health Information Management (HIM) coding professional Gloryanne Bryant will provide an overview of the CPT® injection/infusion coding hierarchy and rules.

This session will include the CPT® coding of hydration services in the ER and hospital outpatient settings. Gloryanne will instruct you on the coding of injections and infusion services (non-chemo). She will discuss the key steps to improve the CPT® coding of injections and infusions.

In this session, you will get to review and discuss case scenarios. You will be able to enhance your knowledge and skill regarding injection/infusion coding to decrease compliance risks and obtain accurate reimbursement

Session Objectives

This session will help you learn:

  • The American Medical Association (AMA) CPT® coding guidance/instructions for injections and infusions (drug administration) for 2018
  • The CPT® coding rules for injections/infusion
  • How best to apply the instructions for CPT® coding of injections/infusions per the AMA CPT® assistant
  • How to code injection/infusions scenarios and improve coding skills through practice
  • How to identify the CPT® injection/infusion hierarchy
  • The differences in CPT® coding of hydration and injection/infusion services
  • How to code injection/infusion case scenarios from the outpatient setting (i.e. ER) – non-chemo
  • How to apply guidelines and rules appropriately for CPT® coding of injection/infusions services

Session Highlights

This session will discuss:

  • Injection and infusion hierarchy CPT® coding in the ER setting
  • Accurate CPT® coding of hydration services
  • Proper CPT® coding of injections in the ER and hospital OP settings
  • How to assign CPT® codes for initial infusion services
  • How to determine the key documentation needed to support the services
  • Key next steps to improve CPT® coding for injections and infusions
  • The key documentation to support accurate and compliant coding
  • How to improve coding skills through practice of case scenario’s

Session Agenda

This session will cover:

  • Drug administration terminology and definitions
  • Medicine: Chemotherapy, hydration, therapeutic, prophylactic, diagnostic injections and infusion
  • Drug administration concept
    • Initial
    • Sequential
    • Concurrent
  • Drug administration integral or included components
  • Hospital OP drug administration hierarchy
  • Drug administration
    • Primary reason
    • Hydration
  • Coder’s desk reference
  • CPT® hydration guidelines
  • Hydration coding concepts
  • CPT® assistant
    • CPT® code 96360 hydration
    • Hydration CPT® codes vs. infusion
  • Drug administration
    • Therapeutic, prophylactic or diagnostic injection
    • IV push
    • Therapeutic infusion CPT® codes
  • Key drug administration concept: Infusion
  • CPT® Assistant: CPT® code 96365
  • CPT® 96377 on-body injector
  • Modifier 59
  • Medicare X modifiers
  • Claim denials
  • Case scenarios

Who Should Attend:

  • Outpatient and physician office coding staff
  • Hospital ER coding staff
  • Coding auditors
  • Coding educators
  • Coding compliance staff
  • Revenue cycle managers

Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.

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About Our Speaker

Gloryanne Bryant - Healthcare Compliance Expert

Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer. She is an HIM professional and leader specializing in Coding for over 35 years. Gloryanne has conducted numerous ICD-9-CM, ICD-10 and CPT coding, DRGs, MS-DRG, APR-DRGs, APC (OPPS), leadership and compliance workshops and seminars for hospital and physician-based coding staff, HIM Leaders, and others.

 

 

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