Pain management codes are witnessing multiple changes in 2018. Physicians as well as coders, billers and office managers in the pain management specialty have a lot to absorb to increase reimbursement this year.
Join this session with pain management specialist Amy Turner, RN, BSN, MMHC, CPC, where she will discuss the 2018 CPT® code changes for epidural injections and other pain management procedures. Amy will address the usage of the JW modifier, as well as the coding changes for urine drug screening, and she’ll lead the way through a thorough review of the new opioid use codes, coding for drug-induced constipation, sixth digit for cervical disc disorders and post procedural hemorrhage and hematoma. This not-to-be-missed session will also take up addition of testicular pain and scrotal pain codes.
Who Should Attend
Amy Turner, RN, BSN, MMHC, CPC has worked most of her career in the Pain Management field. Her focus is on compliance and appropriate documentation. She holds a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Master of HealthCare Management from Vanderbilt University in Nashville. Amy’s combination of clinical experience and coding & billing offers insights that speak well to both the clinician and the billing & coding expert.