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Insurance Coding and Billing for the Medical Office: 2019
DVD Video
$199.99 USD
$99.99 USD
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Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 4+ hours   Instructions
Length:
5 hr 26 min
Details:
Multi-disc video recording with electronic manual and instructions
Author:
DEBRA MITCHELL, MSPH, CPC-H
Publisher:
PESI Inc.
Copyright:
9/19/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV020684
Objectives
  1. Maximize your reimbursement by emphasizing proper coding
  2. Outline the 2019 changes to ICD-10-CM and CPT codes and how they affect your practice
  3. Identify when to use attachments
  4. Explain how to treat medical necessity denials
  5. Assess what ICD-10-CM denials are most popular common
  6. Discuss tips and techniques to obtain optimal and timely reimbursement
  7. Examine bundling and how or when to unbundle codes
  8. Illustrate proper submission of incident-to claims
  9. Recognize what downcoding is and how to fight it and avoid it
Outline
FIRST LOOK AT 2019
  • The coding process
  • What to expect for 2019
  • The OIG Work Plan
  • Proper use of prolonged time codes - how this can help your practice, immediately
THE CODING PROCESS IN THE CHANGING HEALTHCARE ENVIRONMENT
  • 2019 ICD-10-CM codes—a closer look
  • OIG work plan issues for physician billing
  • An overview of CPT changes
  • Modifiers and which ones can enhance reimbursement
  • Unraveling the complexities of Medicare, Medicaid, and Third Party Insurance
NAVIGATING THE INS AND OUTS OF THE CLAIMS SUBMISSION PROCESS
  • Know when documentation must be submitted with the claim
  • The elements of an incident-to claim
  • Recognize CCI edits (bundling) and understand how and when to unbundle
DOCUMENTATION, DOCUMENTATION
  • What to do if you have been downcoded
  • How to analyze and solve difficult billing problems
  • What to look for with a denial for medical necessity
  • Understand what to use from the documentation for an appeal or correction
EFFECTIVE TECHNIQUES FOR BETTER BILLING
  • How to avoid the most common errors
  • Know when to appeal and when to "write it off"
  • Understanding the importance of physician profiling
  • News from the CMS front that may impact your billing
Author

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Audience
  • Coding and Billing Personnel
  • Medical Records Personnel
  • Office Managers
  • Physicians
  • Medical Assistants
  • Nurse Practitioners
  • Nurse Managers and Nurses