PMI Coding Workshop: CPT
|Instructor:||Pam Joslin, MM, CMC, CMIS, CMOM, CMCO, CEMA|
||Four 90-minute live webinar sessions on 5/15, 5/22, 5/29, 6/12, 11:00 am – 12:30 pm Central (10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern) Set firstname.lastname@example.org as a Safe Sender in your email server to ensure access to login information.|
|Fee:||$299 per person*|
|Target Audience:|| Physicians, clinical personnel, compliance, auditing, management, coding and clinical staff with a basic understanding of CPT coding
|Materials:|| Participants should have the current year CPT code manual in order to participate fully in this course. Registration includes a digital course manual, supplied in advance of the first session. |
||PMI certified professionals will earn 6 CEUs. A certificate is sent via email upon completion of the course.|
|*This Webinar Course is not included as part of the Total Access subscription package. Discount code may be applied.|
This course will be recorded and available in PMI’s Online Training Center 2-4 days after the last recording date. Registrants receive access to the session recordings and digital course manual for 6 months following the conclusion of the live course.
Learn current guidelines to improve claim accuracy, reduce denials, audit scrutiny, and help ensure that providers receive correct reimbursement. Participants will receive up-to-date instruction on guidelines that third-party payers expect coders to follow in order to pay claims. Instructor will explain terminology such as fragmenting, bundling, and unbundling of codes. Hands-on practice exercises will cover a variety of coding scenarios to solidify new knowledge.
- Review instructions for use of CPT codebook, symbols, and valuable resources inside
- Instructions on proper CPT procedural coding process
- Proper use of add on codes
- Aspects of global surgery package
- Separate billing of moderate sedation
- Practice correctly coding operative notes and leave feeling confident
- How to accurately apply modifiers when they are required and impact on reimbursement
- How to report and get paid for unlisted procedures
- Integrate 2018 CPT and HCPCS coding changes and guidelines into practice
- Actively practice coding exercises in each section (exc. E/M and anesthesia)
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.
About the Presenter
Pam has more than 20 years of medical practice management, coding, reimbursement and compliance experience. She has managed in medical practices ranging from single to multi-specialty groups, including ASC. She is an advocate of process improvement and maximizing and empowering your employees to bring about the "best practice” results for your organization. She received her Master’s in Management from the University of Phoenix. She maintains memberships in professional organizations.