Understanding The Intricacies Of Ultrasound Coding

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Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Cheryl A. Schad, BA Ed, CPC, ACS-RA, PCS
Conference Date
Thu, Oct 27, 2011
60 Minutes
Product Description

Do you know the codes for all of your imaging?

In 2011, specific changes were made to codes for NIPS of the extremity arteries; how to code ultrasound of soft tissue masses at various anatomic locations; documentation requirements for transabdominal/transvaginal ultrasounds, complete abdomen, complete retroperitoneal, obstetrical pelvis

Join nationally recognized radiology reimbursement specialist, Cheryl A. Schad, BA Ed, CPC, ACS-RA, for this 1-hour look at the information about general ultrasound technique, imagine documentation requirements, complete vs. limited, duplex studies, and vascular ultrasound.

Get: Reference tables and detailed handouts for future reference

Check out what’s covered:

  • Documentation requirements for diagnostic ultrasound
  • Elements of complete abdomen & complete retroperitoneal ultrasounds
  • Elements of various obstetrical pelvis ultrasounds
  • NIPS for extremity arteries
  • Elements of various vascular ultrasounds
  • Documentation requirement for billing both transabdominal & transvaginal studies at same session
  • How to code ultrasound of soft tissue masses at various anatomic locations
  • When must limited codes be assigned

Who should attend? Radiology coders, ultrasound technicians, coding supervisors

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About Our Speaker

Cheryl A. Schad - Radiology Coding Expert

Cheryl A. Schad, BA Ed, CPC, ACS-RA, PCS, is a nationally-recognized Reimbursement Specialist and owner of Schad Medical Management, a physician reimbursement/compliance consulting firm that focuses on CPT and ICD-9 coding and Medicare Part B regulations.

Schad's personal area of expertise is diagnostic and interventional radiology. She has performed numerous workshops, seminars, and audio conferences for organizations including The Coding Institute, The American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC)...   More Info
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