|Instructor:||Pam Joslin, MM, CMC, CMIS, CMOM, CMCO, CEMA|
||Two 90-minute live webinar sessions on 7/19 and 7/26, 12 noon to 1:30 p.m. Central (10 a.m. Pacific, 1 p.m. Eastern) Set email@example.com as a Safe Sender in your email server to ensure access to login information.|
|Fee:||$199 per person*|
|Target Audience:||Coders, billers, practice managers, charge entry and insurance specialists dealing with appeals with at least one year of coding/billing experience|
|| PMI certified professionals will earn 3 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.
Using Modifiers to Improve
Documenting the Complete
How is your confidence
level when applying modifiers? An audit letter might make you second-guess
Don’t lose revenue because of modifier misuse, non-use or
just to bypass CCI edits! This class will explain modifiers and when it is
appropriate to use a modifier to obtain proper payment.
for correct use of -X(EPSU) modifiers
and explanation of Levels I and II modifiers
and usage tips
impacts of modifiers
knowledge of CPT® guidelines related to modifier usage
pricing modifiers are considered part of the seven-digit procedure code by CMS
- Use of
modifiers when services are in the global period
difference between modifiers 25 & 59 and modifiers 52 & 53
of medical necessity in documentation to support the use of modifiers
risks and identification of abuse of modifiers as reported by CMS
- Updated for 2018
- Includes digital course manual. Link to download manual will be provided to registrants in advance of the course start date.
- Can't attend all the live sessions? All recordings will be accessible to registrants of this webinar in PMI's Online Training Center for 6 months following the conclusion of the live course.
Coders, billers, practice managers, charge
entry and insurance specialist dealing with appeals should attend.
At least one year of coding/billing
experience for outpatient services is recommended.
Current year CPT and HCPCS manuals are
required for this class.
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Earn 3 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.