Reliance on your EMR for proper code selection is dangerous! Coders unfamiliar with coding guidelines put the practice's reimbursement at risk and may trigger an audit. It has never been more important to have a strong foundation in diagnostic coding principles and guidelines.
Curb error rates and denials to improve your practice's bottom line. This course is designed for clinicians and coders actively involved in diagnostic coding in a medical practice. This fast-paced workshop provides instruction and hands-on exercises in the 21 chapters of ICD-10-CM
CMC, CMIS, CMOM, MCS-P
Lisa has been involved in the medical billing, management and consulting field since 1982. In 2006, she founded Gold Star Medical Business Services, an award winning company that provides remote billing services for physicians in small to medium sized individual and group practices. Prior to starting Gold Star Medical, she worked for one of the largest Practice Management consulting firms in the country.
For 10 years, she has consulted with hundreds of doctors as a practice management coach, and spoken at over 100 seminars throughout the United States, both as a teacher and motivational speaker. Lisa also provides comprehensive practice management consulting, credentialing and compliance auditing services.
Lisa holds three PMI certifications and is a board certified MCS-P (Medical Compliance Specialist -Physician). She is PMI's Director of Business Development for the West Central Texas region. She is also an adjunct instructor with the Angelo State University Small Business Development Center, and teaches a variety of business classes to new and prospective business owners.
This is a basic-level course. Content assumes some knowledge of outpatient coding and reimbursement.
Participants must bring an ICD-10-CM Code Set manual to this class.