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Reduce Your Risks in Cardiology Coding & Documentation

Protect your cardiology revenue by identifying your trouble spots and taking corrective action enabling you to get paid what's rightfully yours.

Price: $199.00


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Why are so many busy cardiology departments and physician practices routinely sacrificing revenue they deserve? Our audits and analysis point to two high-risk areas: recurring coding errors and poor supporting documentation. You can take a big step toward reducing these risks and preventing revenue losses by attending this new MedLearn Publishing webcast. Our presenter, Catherine Huyghe, CPC, will identify the top risk areas and then offer clear-cut instruction and tips for ensuring the correct reimbursement and full regulatory compliance.

Learn how to correct costly coding mistakes & documentation defects. Highlights:

  • Unraveling modifier mysteries how to compliantly append your code assignments with the four new X modifiers, as well as when to use modifier -59
  • Understanding the National Correct Coding Initiative and avoiding costly NCCI edits; includes help with medically unlikely edits (MUEs) and MUE adjudication indicators (MAIs)
  • Correct coding, step by step, through cardiology procedures that trip up so many coders; covers both diagnostic and percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) procedures
  • Common documentation defects that result in claim denials, with a focus on specific procedures where these issues frequently come into play
  • A reimbursement review, including payment under comprehensive APCs and the potential impact on your facility
  • Q&A opportunity our presenter will answer as many questions as time permits