In the Orthopedic specialty, we have a tendency to under code our established visits and over code our new patient visits. During this 60 minute audio, expert speaker Margie Scalley Vaught, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-I, CCS-P, PCE, MCS-P, ACS-EM, ACS-OR will walk you through the common errors and pitfalls when it comes to supporting documentation of the services being rendered. You will learn when it would be appropriate to use a modifier 25 vs. 57 and when no E/M should be reported.
Margie will provide examples of what a 99203, 99214, 99213 and 99212 may look like from an E/M documentation guidelines setting. She’ll also provide information of targeted and audited areas by the OIG work plan along with the CERT auditors.
Here's what you will learn:
Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.
Who should attend? Coders, Billers, Office Managers, Practice Manager, Orthopedic Surgeons
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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