2019 Pain Management & Anesthesia Updates Webinar

 

Live Webinar: Wednesday December 5th, 1pm EST

 

Session Highlights/Learning Objectives

  • What you need to know about “Patients over Paperwork” inmplimented by CMS and how this will impact your bottom line.
    • What to expect from CMS
    • Know your commercial payers and the role they will play in the new changes.
    • How will this impact work-flows, the electronic health records, and documentaion .
  • Modifier 25 application for pain injection procedures when performed with and EM services.
    • Know the financial impact for your practice.
    • How to avoid risks when reporting both
    • Documentation requirements when reporting both
  • 6 New E&Ms code. How will these codes will impact the pain specialist.
  • 2019 Anesthesia conversion factior update
  • Calculating the anesthesia units for the correct reimbursement
  • Update to ASC payment classifications / rates for pain procedures for 2019
  • Codes for 2019 that are considered “misvalued code”  which will have a negative payment impact.
  • 2019  RVU conversion factor for non anesthesia codes
  • CMSs’ incentivizing the use of opoid alternatives in the ASC and outpatient hospitals
  • Learn how this may help the ASC’s bottom line

The training format is an online webinar conducted through GoToTraining. CEU certificates will be awarded upon completion of a short online quiz.

  • Estimated Length: 1.5 Hours
  • Worth: 3 MMI & AAPC CEUs

Click here to view the entire live webinar continuing education course listing through MMI.

Session Highlights

Session Highlights/Learning Objectives

  • What you need to know about “Patients over Paperwork” inmplimented by CMS and how this will impact your bottom line.
    • What to expect from CMS
    • Know your commercial payers and the role they will play in the new changes.
    • How will this impact work-flows, the electronic health records, and documentaion .
  • Modifier 25 application for pain injection procedures when performed with and EM services.
    • Know the financial impact for your practice.
    • How to avoid risks when reporting both
    • Documentation requirements when reporting both
  • 6 New E&Ms code. How will these codes will impact the pain specialist.
  • 2019 Anesthesia conversion factior update
  • Calculating the anesthesia units for the correct reimbursement
  • Update to ASC payment classifications / rates for pain procedures for 2019
  • Codes for 2019 that are considered “misvalued code”  which will have a negative payment impact.
  • 2019  RVU conversion factor for non anesthesia codes
  • CMSs’ incentivizing the use of opoid alternatives in the ASC and outpatient hospitals
  • Learn how this may help the ASC’s bottom line
About the Instructor

About the Instructor

The 2019 Pain Management & Anesthesia Coding Updates Webinar was created and will be presented by Quita Edwards, RMC, REMS, CPC, CPC-I, COSC, CPMA. She has over 30 years of experience in the medical industry, including 22 years where she was employed with a multi-physician Orthopedic Surgery and Rehabilitation Center. She is now owner and CEO of Practice Dynamics, an independent billing company, as well as CASE Contracting Services, where she is an independent contractor for consulting, auditing, and educational services for physicians, their staff, and professionals pursuing certifications through the AAPC. She holds specialty certifications in Orthopedic Surgery and Medical Auditing.

Online Training Format

Online Training Format

Once you are in the learning site, you will open the course to view the instructions on how to enroll into the Gototraining platform for the live webinar.

MMI Member Pricing

MMI Member Pricing

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For the 2018 ICD-10 Updates, your special pricing will be only $29.

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