Confusing. Complicated. Frustrating. These are just a few of the words that coders tend to use to describe coding for hand/wrist/fingers surgical procedures. From basal joint arthroplasties to arthrodesis of the wrist, and finger surgical procedures, with all those tendons (are they flexors or extensors and are you in zone II or not?), you may feel like pulling your hair out!
But coding wrist/hand/fingers surgical procedures doesn’t have to be so perplexing and exasperating. Join expert speaker Margie S. Vaught as she gives you all the tips and information you need to take the pain out of coding these procedures. Get the latest information from official sources, along with instruction on what to look for in a given operative note to support the appropriate CPT and ICD-10 coding, as well as modifiers.
After attending this audio event, you will know exactly how to correctly code a wide array of surgical procedures involving the hands, wrists, and fingers. You will get expert tricks and tips for making your coding simpler and a lot less daunting!
Here is a taste of what you will uncover:
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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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