Knowing when and how to bill for postoperative pain management can be an acute pain for billing staff. Moreover, with the increased scrutiny by Medicare as well as non-Medicare payers keeping the payments for pain services may become more challenging as third party payer audits escalate. Your pain relief is here. Join pain billing expert Joanne Mehmert, CPC, CCS-P for this 1-hour presentation where she will help you with your documentation and coding and billing for nerve blocks and injections for post operative pain provided by anesthesia providers. She will also take a close look at the use and billing of ultra sound guidance during the nerve blocks. Don't miss your chance to bill for pain - pain free.
Here's what you will learn:
Joanne Mehmert, CPC, ACS-PM, CCCPM, has specialized in medical office management and reimbursement issues for more than 30 years. Her experience as both a Certified Operating Room Technician and a Certified Professional Coder let her “walk the walk” as well as talk the talk as she takes her compliance audits right into the operating suite! The value of this kind of perspective cannot be overstated. It is for this reason that...
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