Advanced Coding & Auditing Boot Camp
Get answers to your toughest coding and auditing questions
Physician services and improper coding continue to be high
profile items on the Office of the Inspector General’s audit radar.
5 Reasons to Attend
- Get answers regarding E/M documentation and its relation to medical decision-making.
- Learn why physicians and coders cannot rely on EMR systems to select the correct codes.
- Uncover missed revenue when auditing charts
based on documentation.
- Improve compliance in an era of increased audit probability.
- Receive examples, auditing tools, and resources to
ensure coding procedures remain
Don’t wait for an audit letter to come. This class will help
you get your self-audit program off the ground.
Improving audit proficiency prior to claims submission reduces practice risk and promotes proper payments. Participants in this session will audit case scenarios, including evaluation and management, ICD-10, and procedural codes with appropriate use of modifiers as they relate to coding and auditing from documentation.
- Discuss the benefits of establishing an ongoing
chart audit process
- Review resources and tools needed to create a
successful chart audit process
- Identify key components, code linkage issues,
and proper evaluation of the presenting problem
- Step-by-step review of E/M coding procedures and ’95
vs. ’97 guidelines
- Guidance on selecting the level of medical
- Complete hands-on coding scenarios designed to
help capture proper reimbursement under the current coding requirements
- Review E/M documentation guidelines, as well as
surgical and procedural documentation requirements
- Practice with a series of advanced-level auditing
exercises that will put your audit skills to the test
Who Should Attend
This course is relevant for medical office coding,
reimbursement staff, compliance officers, and consultants.
This is an advanced-level course. Content assumes at least a
year of direct coding/auditing experience for outpatient services.
What to Bring
To maximize the experience, participants may bring current copies of CPT® and ICD-10-CM coding manuals, and a medical dictionary.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Earn 6 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.
Practice Management Institute® (PMI) teaches physicians and
their staff how to properly navigate complex healthcare issues and secure every
dollar rightfully due. PMI programs focus on solutions for coding,
reimbursement, compliance and practice productivity issues. These training
programs have been hosted in leading hospitals, medical societies and colleges
across the U.S. for 30 years.
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