Bariatric surgery could be one of several different procedures. It could also be a combination of of procedures. It's not enough to just know the CPT codes (although they are important too). But, medical necessity for these procedures is often the more difficult hurdle to clear. In this 60-minute audio session, coding expert, Becky Zellmer, CPC, CBCS, MBS, will leave you with no doubts about bariatric surgery. From the anatomy to CPT codes to how to deal with medical necessity Becky will give you the tips and hints you need to get it right the first time and every time.
During this 60 minute session Becky will cover:
Have additional questions? You have the floor with the speaker during an interactive Q&A.Who should attend? Supervisors, coders, medical billing, payment posters, pre-authorization staff, and compliance officers.
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Becky Rodrian (formerly Becky Zellmer), CPC, CBCS, MBS, has 16 years experience in coding, billing, auditing, reimbursement and collections. She has a diverse background, having performed duties in medical offices from patient care to collections. She has had the pleasure of auditing and educating physicians nationally. She is currently employed at SVA Healthcare Services as a Medical Billing and Coding Supervisor.
Becky has educated through teleconferences and national seminars... More Info
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