The Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database is a file that presents a basis of payment under Medicare Part B. The file includes the associated relative value units (RVUs), fee schedule status indicator, and some payment policy indicators needed for payment adjustment for physician services.
Many practices don’t understand where to find the information needed to bill Medicare compliantly. In this webinar, Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO will introduce and explain the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database. She will guide you column-by-column through the database and explain how to apply the information to ensure correct coding and optimum reimbursement. You will also be able to access the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Database.
Additionally, Kim will briefly review the “Medicare Access and CHIP Reauthorization Act of 2015” (MACRA), which reforms Medicare payment policy for physician services and adopts a series of policy changes affecting a wide range of providers and suppliers.
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Who should attend
Physicians, managers, administrators, coders, billers
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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