Top Coding Challenges of Endoscopic Sinus Surgery Office Procedures

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Barbara J. Cobuzzi, MBA, CPC, CENTC, COC, CPC-P, CPC-I, CPCO, AAPC Fellow
Conference Date
Mon, Mar 24, 2008
60 Minutes
Product Description

Get a grip on this tough side of otolaryngology coding.

Endoscopic sinus surgery presents a large list of coding challenges. From bundling hassles to assigning the right codes, you have a lot to master if you want to get paid.

Get a leg up on these key challenges by joining otolaryngology coding and billing expert Barbara J. Cobuzzi, MBA, CPC-OTO, CPC-H, CPC-P, CHCC, during this 1-hour teleconference. She’ll teach you best coding practices, the secrets to optimizing revenue, and tips on educating staff and physicians. You’ll walk away with the confidence needed to properly report endoscopic sinus surgery procedures in the office -- and appeal those denials you know you deserve.

Join us for this jam-packed session where you’ll learn:

  • A rundown of common -- and not so common -- endoscopic sinus procedures and their codes.
  • How to translate the physician's words into CPT code language.
  • Radiofrequency turbinate procedures 101: Get all your questions answered here!
  • Got bundling problems? You’ll learn how to tackle them with the facts.
  • Coding and documentation tips for diagnostic scopes coupled with office procedures. Watch the denials go down the drain!
  • Common denials from endoscopic sinus procedures ... and when you should go for an appeal.
  • SPECIAL FEATURE: How the new 2008 ASC billing rules affect YOU. See where otolaryngology procedures fall on the APC grouper continuum.
  • Have lingering questions? You have the floor with Barbara during an interactive Q&A!

Your registration includes:

  • Risk-free 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

Barbara J. Cobuzzi - Healthcare Compliance Training Expert

Barbara J. Cobuzzi owns CRN Healthcare Solutions which provides value added provider consulting services. She holds a B.S. in industrial engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from New York University. She holds certifications from the AAPC as a CPC (certified physician coder), COC (certified hospital outpatient coder), CPC-P (certified payer coder) a CPC-I (certified coding instructor) and a CPCO (certified professional compliance officer). She also holds...   More Info
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