Orthopedic Modifiers: Your Key to Reimbursement

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Conference Date
Tue, Jan 06, 2009
60 Minutes
Product Description

Code multiple procedures accurately and effectively for optimal reimbursement!

Puzzled by orthopedic coding modifiers and their minute differences? Let our coding expert Terry Fletcher fill you in on the ins and outs of these codes and what modifier is most appropriate.

Topics covered:

  • Find out when no modifier is necessary on independent procedures billed at the same time.
  • When do payers want bilateral modifiers?
  • Using modifiers on combined endoscopic and open procedures.
  • Never be confused about modifier -51 vs. -59 again!
  • Step by step instructions on how to use -22 modifier and make it work!
  • Your 2009 modifier update -- we fill you in on all the new wording.

Have additional questions? You have the floor with the speaker during an interactive Q&A!

Who should attend? All orthopedic staff members, including doctors, office managers, administrators, coders, billers, front office and back office.

Your registration includes:

  • Risk-free enrollment! Scheduling conflict? No problem! This session is also available on CD!
  • Expert answers to your tough questions during the interactive Q&A period.
  • Complimentary attendee package, including the speaker's complete presentation handouts. Keep this quick reference tool close by for future use!
  • One low price for all the staff you can stuff into a conference room!

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About Our Speaker

Terry Fletcher - Cardiology Coding Expert

Terry A. Fletcher  is a specialty coding industry coding and billing expert, auditor and educator based in Laguna Beach, California, with over 30 years experience. Terry is a past member of the National Advisory Board for AAPC, past Chair of the AAPCCA, and an AAPC National and Regional Conference Educator. Terry is the Editorial Advisor for Cardiology Coding Alert! & Practice Management Coding Alert! from The Coding Institute....   More Info
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