2017 CPT® Coding Updates & Changes for Hyperbaric and Wound Care

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Prerecorded Event
Melanie Maycock, CASC, CCA
60 minutes
Product Description

Update Yourself with 2017 CPT® Code Changes for Wound Care and Hyperbaric

Just like every year, January 1, 2017 saw the introduction of New CPT® code updates and changes for wound care and hyperbaric. These updates will result in new revenue opportunities or reductions based on how your practice is prepared. It is vital that billers, coders and physicians update themselves with these changes, and the impact these updates can have on their practice.

Join this informative session with expert speaker Melanie Maycock, CASC, CCA, to stay abreast with the 2017 coding changes. Learn what you need to know to understand the new additions, revisions and deletions in CPT® coding for 2017. You will also get to learn about the new documentation and medical necessity requirements, as well as what 2017 will bring for hyperbaric and wound care billing and coding.

Session Highlights

  • Medical necessity guide for HBO
  • Common wound care coding and billing examples
  • Wound care and hyperbaric CPT® code changes
  • How to correctly determine wound size and depth
  • Billing multiple wounds
  • HBO documentation and medical necessity
  • The importance of secondary diagnosis codes in wound care billing
  • Wound care and skin grafts documentation requirements
  • Coding skin grafts for wound care patients

Who should attend?

  • Physicians
  • Business Office Managers
  • Administrators
  • Billers & Coders

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About Our Speaker

Melanie Maycock - Ambulatory Surgery Centre (ASC) Coding Expert

Melanie Maycock,CASC, CCA, has 15 years experience in ASC billing coding and contracting as well as 10 years experience in ASC consulting. Having worked on both the Free-standing ASC, Hospital Surgery Center and physician sides, her experience and knowledge can help providers when reporting the same procedures and help make ASC coding easier and more profitable.

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