2019 CPT® and ICD-10 Laboratory and Pathology Coding Updates

Event Information
Product Format
Live Webinar
Presenter(s)
Conference Date
Add to my calendar   Thu, Nov 29, 2018
Aired Time
1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Length
90 minutes
Product Description

Maximize Your Lab’s Claims with Expert Insights on the 2019 Updates


Achieving correct coding and billing accuracy for pathology services has never been as important as it is now. You’ll have to deal with 51 new codes in the pathology section of CPT®—with 46 in molecular pathology alone—as well as 1 revised and 4 deleted codes. Aside from this, there are 44 new proprietary laboratory codes you need to know about to keep your claims clean. But that’s not all: the 2019 ICD-10 codes include 279 new codes, 51 deleted codes, and 143 revised codes. And as of October 2018, there will be 71,932 active ICD-10 codes.

Turbocharge your productivity with pathology coding expert Peggy Slagle. Learn how the code changes in pathology will impact your lab test reporting in 2019. Slagle will review the 51 new CPT® codes, as well as the 4 deleted and 14 revised codes (all in molecular pathology). She will bring you up to speed with reimbursement information for the new CPT® codes, including the crosswalk of CPT® codes.

After attending this instructive webinar, you’ll walk away with valuable information that you can use in your pathology and/or the private office setting right away. Plus, you’ll know how to document and support the new codes to ensure that you can file clean claims and earn what your pathology lab truly deserves in 2019.

Session Highlights

This program will bring you up to speed with:

  • 51 new CPT® codes in pathology for 2019
  • 14 revised CPT® codes in pathology for 2019
  • 4 deleted CPT® codes in pathology for 2019
  • Clinical laboratory CPT® codes for 2019
  • Anatomic pathology CPT® codes for 2019
  • Molecular pathology CPT® codes for 2019
  • 44 new proprietary laboratory codes for 2019
  • Reimbursement information for the new CPT® codes, incl. crosswalk information

Who Should Attend

  • Coders
  • Billers
  • Physicians
  • Compliance officers
  • Office managers
  • Nursing staff

Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.

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About Our Speaker

Peggy Slagle - Pathology Compliance Coding Expert

Peggy Slagle, CPC has been working in the medical field, both in the hospital and clinic settings for most of her career. She is currently the Coding and Compliance Manager for the Department of Pathology at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, as well as the department’s hospital based laboratory outreach serving clients from inside and outside of the United States. Peggy is currently a member of the...   More Info
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