In 2017 spinal coding will have to grapple with new issues and new CPT® code changes related to spinal procedures. Be well-informed and prepared for the upcoming changes and challenges.
In this audio conference, expert speaker Margie S. Vaught will break down the new CPT® codes for cages, show when to use them and discuss documentation requirements. Margie will also look at the spinal distraction codes that were moved from Category III codes to ‘real’ CPT® codes. Additionally, she will address new CPT® guidelines, endoscopic issues and more in this session.
You will come away from this audio session with a better understanding of what is needed documentation and coding wise for the new 2017 spinal CPT® codes as well as the updated guidelines.
Who should attend?
With over 30+ years’ experience in the Healthcare arena, in positions from nurse’s aide to ward clerk and medical transcriptionist to office manager, Margie Scalley Vaught, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-I, CCS-P, PCE, MCS-P, ACS-EM, ACS-OR, understands how offices are structured. Margie spent twenty years in the field of Orthopedics. She obtained Certified Professional Coder (CPC) designation in 1995 from the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), where she served...
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