Advanced Cardiology Webinar

Pre-Recorded On: Thursday March 7th, 1pm EST

Instructor: Terry Fletcher BS, CPC, CCC, CEMC, CCS, CCS-P, CMC, CMCSC, CMCS, ACS-CA, SCP-CA

Webinar Topics

The Cardiology specialty has had any changes over the past year, and many have gone into effect in 2019. Practices should be monitoring their existing records to make sure they are capturing services and maximizing their reimbursements. New technology is taking us into the direction of Virtual Visits, Wireless Pacemakers, and Endovascular Repairs. This Webinar will tackle the “advanced” information for Cardiology above and beyond the general cardiology services. Medicare has a big impact in the reimbursement process for physician claims and we will lead you in the right direction for in coding for these specialized services.This webinar is for the intermediate to advanced Cardiology Coder. We will provide insights to advanced cardiology coding information, and subspecialties within the cardiology specialty that that are difficult to route from CPT and ICD-10-CM codes to reimbursement.

Learning Objectives

  • EVAT Procedures and how to maximize reimbursement in the office
  • New Virtual Communication based services are now payable in 2019
  • AAA repairs (EVAR) Examples of reports that will work as a reference tool for coding
  • E/M updates for 2019 Final CMS Rules
  • PCI and multiple procedures. How to code correctly.
  • Graft PCI with Routine PCI in the same coronary artery. How to avoid denials.
  • CCM services for the Cardiology Practice. Hidden Revenue.

Session Highlights

  • Specific Regulations
  • MLM Articles and the link between CPT and Medicare when it applies to reimbursement
  • Not only Medicare, but also examples of commercial plan policies on advances procedural services for the Cardiology specialty
  • A “special” bonus handout crosswalk for EVAT and ICD-10-CM procedures

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 Hour
  • Worth: 3 CEUs

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

 

About the Instructor

About the Instructor

Ms. Terry Fletcher is a Healthcare Coding & Billing Consultant based in Southern California. With over 30-years experience, Ms. Fletcher is an Editorial Board Member for ICD10Monitor.com, a coding, billing and reimbursement educator for McVey Seminars, MGMA, Audio Educator, AAPC, AHIMA, Medlearn, DecisionHealth LLC, MMI and her company Terry Fletcher Consulting, Inc., teaching over 100 specialty coding Seminars, Teleconferences and Webinars every year. Terry is a practice auditor for multiple medical specialty physician’s practices around the country. You can find her award winning, #1 Podcast series “CodeCastTM Podcast” on iTunes, Spotify, Stitcher,
TuneIn, YouTube and GooglePlay, focusing on Physician Coding, Billing, Reimbursement, compliance, and Medical industry revenue opportunities. Terry holds a bachelor’s degree (BS) in economics, multiple certifications in coding, and her proficiency certification in ICD-10-CM: BS, CPC, CCC, CEMC, SCP-CA, ACS-CA, CCS-P, CCS, CMSCS, CMCS, CMC, QMC. Her coding and reimbursement specialties include: Cardiology, Peripheral-Cardiology, Gastroenterology, E/M Auditing, Allergy/Immunology, Orthopedics, General Surgery, OBGYN, Neurology, Interventional Radiology and Telemedicine Services.

Online Training Format

Online Training Format

After registering for the webinar by purchasing online, our Member Services Team will give you registration instructions for the learning  platform Absorb Learning Site.

After watching the webinar, you will be directed to answer a short questionnaire and to receive your printable CEU certificate.

MMI Member Pricing

MMI Member Pricing

As a member of Medical Management Institute, you will have access to special member pricing for all MMI Live Webinars. To access this pricing, please log into YOUR Absorb Learning Site HERE. If you are purchasing for an employee, friend, or family member, use their Absorb Login information to purchase. DO NOT CREATE YOUR OWN LOGIN

For the Advanced Cardiology Updates Webinar, your special pricing will be only $79.

Once you log into your Absorb Learning Site, please visit the course catalog and search for the course name.

If you have any questions or need help purchasing or navigating, please contact us at 866-892-2765.