There comes a time in every ob/gyn practice when the provider does something to the patient for which there is no CPT code match. The pat answer is to bill an unlisted code and send in documentation, but the work does not end there. Payers may consider this type of coding an automatic denial.
Join now for this enlightening session presented by expert Melanie Witt, RN, CPC, COBGC, MA who'll help you to get proactive with your details and get the claim paid by knowing how to address issues of work equivalencies, what type of documentation the payer wants to see, and alternatives to use the unlisted code in select situations. This session will give you the tools you need to get the reimbursement the practice deserves for the work performed.
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Who should attend? Coders, billers, practice managers, physicians
- Lori-Lynne A. Webb
Melanie Witt, RN, MA is an independent coding education consultant and a well-known speaker and recognized expert in the area of coding and reimbursement for ob-gyn services. She is the former program manager of the Department of Coding and Nomenclature at the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists. Witt is also the consulting editor for Ob-Gyn Coding Alert.