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Coding and Billing for OB/GYN

Date:Wednesday, September 23, 2020
Time:12 noon to 1:00 pm Central Time
Presented by: Linda D'Spain, CMPE, CMC, CMIS, CMOM, CMCO

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Join billing and compliance expert, Linda D'Spain, for this Lunch & Learn program dedicated to OB/GYN reimbursement. Linda will help you identify common billing/reimbursement traps that may be negatively affecting your practice's revenue cycle. You will learn to make correct code choices by comprehending the verbiage and applying key coding concepts and guidelines.

Understand how to clearly, correctly and concisely document CPT® procedures and ICD-10 diagnoses. When is it appropriate to bill the global maternity package vs. per visit? Under what conditions would diagnostic tests be covered separately? What telemedicine services are covered? What if a patient's insurance plan changes in the middle of their pregnancy? How will OB/GYN be impacted by the E/M guideline changes in 2021? The answers to these questions and more will be discussed in this highly informative webinar.

Attend this 60-minute session to gain confidence that the revenue stream will continue to flow. Receive solutions to common coding questions that are critical to the OB/GYN practice’s bottom line.


  • The Importance of the Medical Policy of the payer
  • Top 5 Denials in OB/GYN and how to avoid them
  • Pregnancy - when to bill per visit
  • Reduce coding denials
  • Preparing for E/M changes in 2021

Continuing Education Units (CEUs)

PMI CEU APPROVED Earn 1 PMI CEUs for attendance at this program. Practice Management Institute grants CEUs for its certified professionals based on total number of instructional hours (1 CEU per hour of classroom instruction). CEUs may be applied to annual recertification requirements, as directed in the certification renewal requirements for your credential(s).

If you are seeking CEU credits for other certifications or organizations, please contact your organization for pre-approval and credit guidelines. A certificate of attendance will be provided.

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About the Presenter

Linda is President of her medical practice management consulting firm, D'Spain Consulting. She travels the country conducting national seminars, workshops and webinars and consulting with physician practices, hospitals and medical societies on healthcare reimbursement, documentation guidelines, procedural and diagnostic coding, financial management, human resources, medical office management and compliance with fraud and abuse, OSHA, and HIPAA. She has also served as an Independent Review Organization (IRO) for the Office of the Inspector General and consulted for the Texas Medical and Dental Boards. With more than 30 years of experience in medical practice management, Linda has managed cardiology, cardiothoracic, vascular surgery, physical therapy, orthopedics, pediatric orthopedics, gynecology and reproductive endocrinology and large multispecialty group practices. She maintained broad responsibilities in business and clinical operations, financial management, governance and organizational dynamics, human resource management, marketing, customer service, compliance, information system management, mergers and acquisitions and risk management. Linda has attained all five PMI certifications. She also has a degree in Business Administration and is a Board Certified Medical Practice Executive through the American College of Medical Practice Executives, a member of the San Antonio Medical Group Managers Association (MGMA) and has served as an advisory board member with PMI.

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