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Navigating the Complexities of Radiology Coding and Reimbursement: Diagnostic Radiology, CMS Website & Medical Necessity

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VIRTUAL WORKSHOP
Thursday, October 21, 2021
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM ET
10:00 AM - 2:30 PM CT
9:00 AM - 1:30 PM MT
8:00 AM - 12:30 PM PT



 

Offered in partnership with Panacea

  • ✓ Earn CEUs
  • 4.0 AAPC
  • 4.0 CIRCC
  • 4.0 RCC
  • 4.0 RCCIR
  • 4.0 ARRT

Day 3 of a Virtual Workshop Focused on the Challenges of Coding, Documentation and Compliance in 2021

Learn from top subject matter experts to master procedural coding and documentation for diagnostic radiology, navigating the CMS website and ensuring medical necessity for Medicare claims.

Price: $200.00

Product Code: AVIRT321
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In-depth and informative: A truly unique learning experience

The final day of our intensive, in-depth three-day workshop takes you deep into procedural coding and documentation for diagnostic radiology, navigating the CMS website and ensuring medical necessity for Medicare claims. Led by top subject matter experts Cathy Huyghe and Donna Richmond, the workshop will equip you and your team to achieve the highest level of coding accuracy and documentation, leading to full revenue capture in compliance with the latest rules and regulations.

Divided into three sessions, this third and final day is part of an eight-session, 12-hour workshop, offering a learning experience unlike any other. All sessions feature insights and instruction from some of the most respected and knowledgeable subject matter experts. The workshop also includes several opportunities to test your knowledge through actual case examples and face-to-face Q&A time as you tackle some of the toughest coding and documentation challenges in all of healthcare.

Click here to download the full workshop agenda.


What’s on the Agenda

Session #1: Diagnostic Radiology
Presenter: Cathy Huyghe, CPC
Hours/credits: 2*

Topics include:

  • Plain film, CT, MR, ultrasound, fluoroscopy and nuclear medicine procedures
  • Guidance with achieving correct procedural coding and compliant documentation
  • Clarification of areas of confusion

Session #2: Navigating the CMS website
Presenter: Donna Richmond, BA, RCC, CIRCC, CPC
Hours/credits: 1*

Topics include:

  • How to efficiently locate essential content on the CMS Medicare website, including:
    • Transmittals
    • Notices and new rules
    • Manuals
    • Drug information
    • Codes (HCPCS and ICD-10)
    • National Drug Code (NDC) numbers

Session #3: Medical Necessity for Medicare
Presenter: Donna Richmond, BA, RCC, CIRCC, CPC
Hours/credits: 1*

Topics include:

  • Overview of the Medicare Coverage Database Search site
  • How to find NCD information, including nationally covered diagnosis codes
  • LCDs vs. billing and coding articles and why both are important
  • What to do when your Medicare Administrative Contractor (MAC) doesn’t have an LCD for a specific procedure/exam

Click here to learn about the other sessions in this three-day workshop.


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*The purchase of the virtual event allows for (1) one participant to attend. CEUs will only be awarded to the registered individual. You must attend all three sessions to receive CEU credits.