Urology Coding 101: Prostate treatment coding and related procedures

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Michael A. Ferragamo, Jr., MD, FACS
Conference Date
Wed, Apr 27, 2011
Length
90 Minutes
Product Description

You need to know the new coding rules and policies to correctly code for prostatic treatments and related procedures

Get the information you need to correctly code prostatic treatments and related procedures in a clear and concise manner. Dr. Ferragamo makes it easy.

Dr. Ferragamo reviews all of the changes by providing clear information and actual clinical scenarios for coding.

Take a look at what’s covered:

  • Coding for repeat TURPs when billed in or out of the global period
  • Coding for minimally invasive procedures and repeat laser prostatectomies
  • When a TURP really is a once in a lifetime procedure
  • Know the ICD-9 diagnostic codes that indicate the medically necessity for TURPs and related procedures
  • Distinguish between CPT codes 52204, 52214, and 52224
  • Correctly code for the resection of a single or multiple bladder tumors for Medicare and commercial carriers
  • Zoom in on the ICD-9 coding of different types of malignancies of the prostate and bladder

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

Who should attend? Coders and billers and all office or hospital staff members associated with billing, coding, and posting of charges will receive information that will increase their knowledge of prostatic and related procedure coding.

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About Our Speaker

Michael A. Ferragamo - Urology Coding Expert

Dr. Michael A. Ferragamo, Jr., MD, FACS, is the former chief of urology of Hempstead Medical Center and of Franklin Medical Center of Long Island, New York, and presently is assistant clinical professor of urology, State University of New York, Stony Brook School of Medicine. Michael is a consulting editor for Urology Coding Alert and is a coding consultant for many private practices across the United States as...   More Info
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