Crack the Codes for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Betty A. Johnson, CPC, CCS-P, CCP, CIC
Conference Date
Thu, Sep 17, 2009
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Your coder-friendly guide to CABG -- learn where you’re missing out on big payments.

There is a right and a wrong way to code for CABG. The right way involves not just knowing, but understanding the heart’s anatomy. The right way also includes appreciating the procedure itself. Don't get caught on the wrong side of coding CABG. Join expert coder Betty A. Johnson, CPC, CCS-P, CCP, CIC for this 1-hour audio conference, Betty will breakdown the CPT guidelines, harvesting of the conduits, bundling issues and much more.

Here's what you will learn:

  • What is a CABG? Why does a patient need one?
  • Heart anatomy 101 – It's always easier to code when you know the map.
  • Know how to bundling to ensure you capture the proper reimbursement.
  • Find out when harvesting can be coded separately.
  • Betty will walk you through a CABG surgery – complete with photos.

Have additional questions? You have the floor with the speaker during an interactive Q&A.

Who should attend? Cardiology coders, billers, managers, consultants and auditors.

Your registration includes:

  • Flexible enrollment. Scheduling conflict? No problem. This session is also available on CD.
  • Expert answers to your tough questions during the interactive Q&A period.
  • Complimentary attendee package, including the speaker's complete presentation handouts. Keep this quick reference tool close by for future use.
  • One low price for all the staff you can stuff into a conference room.

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About Our Speaker

Betty A. Johnson - Physician Coding and Billing Expert

Betty A. Johnson is a 19-year veteran healthcare consultant in physician coding, billing, and education. She is the president and CEO of CPC Solutions, Inc. and serves on the National Advisory Board of the American Academy of Professional Coders as the Member Relations Officer – East. Mrs. Johnson is an acclaimed Academy workshop leader; presenting coding and billing related topics across the country. She is also a featured writer for the...   More Info
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