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Getting paid correctly for IR procedures starts with correct coding, which starts with a solid base of IR coding knowledge — and that begins right here.

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Description Continuing Education

Easy-to-use, easy-to-understand guidance whenever you need it most

Looking for an in-depth, yet efficient introduction to IR coding? Want to brush up on your IR coding skills? Have new staff to train? New for 2019, our Basics of Interventional Radiology Coding Suite delivers a totally unique learning experience. It combines easy-to-use web-based education along with a fundamental coding guide — two trusted resources, both featuring the expertise of preeminent IR coding authority Jeff Majchrzak, BA, RCC, CIRCC.


Essentials of Interventional Radiology Coding Book

Not only do you get the "how to" code, but the "why" behind the correct code assignments, from in-depth explanations of IR procedures, to help with interpreting physician documentation. Highlights:

  • Descriptions of IR procedures, including both diagnostic exams and therapeutic interventions, as well as vascular angiography and interventions, and how each one is performed
  • Corresponding CPT®/HCPCS code descriptions and coding guidelines for each procedure; covers code assignments by both hospital (technical) and physician (professional) entities
  • Explanations of any applicable add-on, radiological S&I and imaging guidance codes, with guidelines for use
  • Critical elements in physician documentation that lead to correct code assignments
  • Guidance with IR coding concepts, including component, hybrid, bundled, arterial, venous, selective, non-selective and order of selectivity
  • Overviews of other must-know topics: diagnostic vs. therapeutic procedures, physician vs. hospital coding, Medicare payments and coding guidelines, CPT coding basics and much more

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Basics of Interventional Radiology Coding Webcast

The foundation for our popular IR Coding Series, this on-demand webcast is easy to access and available whenever you need it. Jeff Majchrzak covers a broad range of IR coding basics, including guidelines, reimbursement tips, coding options, core definitions and clinical examples. Highlights:

  • Explanations of the various code types, including CPT, HCPCS (Level I and II) and revenue codes
  • Guidance with X modifiers and modifier 59, as well as Correct Coding Edit Modifier Indicators (CCEMI) and global periods
  • Update on the National Correct Coding Initiative, plus practical insights into MUEs, MAIs, PTP edits and add-on code edits
  • The basics of IR procedures, including vascular families, approaches, angiography and catheter placement
  • A special focus on component coding, bundled codes and other areas of confusion

Click here for more information about this on-demand webcast.

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