Like last year, 2018 will witness multiple changes in pain management codes. Physicians as well as coders, billers and office managers in the pain management specialty have a lot to absorb by the end of the 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.
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Amy Turner - RN, BSN, MMHC, CPC, is based in Nashville, Tennessee. She has been in the healthcare field since 1989 when she completed her Associates Degree in Nursing at Middle Tennessee State University. Amy then continued her education at MTSU by receiving her bachelors of science in nursing, followed by a MMHC from Vanderbilt University's Owen Graduate School of Management. She began her nursing career as a...
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