Medication calculations can be tricky! In this session coding expert Amy Turner will discuss drug dosages to billed unit calculations. MATH is involved! Amy will explore what to look for in an office note or procedure note, and will go over procedure examples. Medicare requires the usage of the JW modifier effective January 1, 2017. She will discuss when you should and should not use this modifier. Documentation of medications in the record will be discussed as this is key to correct coding.
After attending this session, you will gain confidence in where to look in the record and the HCPCS for information related to billing units and also be confident in billing medications.
Who Should Attend
Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.
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.