Medical necessity plays a key role in billing ultrasounds. We will look at the multiple different types of ultrasounds to identify the correct billing based on the type of ultrasound and indications for the service. In this session, expert speaker Jan Rasmussen will help you determine whether to bill an obstetrical ultrasound or a non-obstetrical ultrasound as well as identifying key documentation elements in order to bill.
We will provide tips on the specific elements that must be documented to support billing a complete ultrasound, follow up ultrasounds, fetal ultrasounds and fetal maternal evaluation with detailed fetal anatomic examination as well as diagnosis codes to support medical necessity.
Who Should Attend?
Jan Rasmussen, PCS, ACS-GI, ACS-OB, is a healthcare consultant with more than 30 years of experience in physician billing, reimbursement and compliance. She is a former board member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC). As a member of the AAPC, Rasmussen previously served on the AAPC Advisory Board as the liaison to the American Medical Association (AMA).
Jan was a board member and Regional Governor for... More Info
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