Behavioral health coding received major changes impacting how you code and get reimbursed. New ICD-10 codes were created to align with the DSM-V terminology, and there are current CPT code clarifications and descriptors as well as current HCPCS collaborative care codes for behavioral health. How can you ensure compliance and accuracy when using the updated codes to get reimbursed for psychiatry services?
Join expert speaker Letitia Patterson, MPA, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPMA, CPC–I, to discover documentation guidelines and requirements for coding E&M and psychiatry. Letitia will discuss how to use the general behavioral health intervention codes. She will further discuss keys to using E&M codes– who can and can't use them–with psychiatry services.
Who Should Attend
Letitia Patterson, MPA, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, has been in the complex and evolving healthcare industry for 23 years. Throughout her career, she has refined her expertise in the areas of practice management, training, consulting, auditing, medical billing and reimbursement, and diagnostic and procedural coding.