Billing for Prolonged Services

Live Webinar

Date:  May 30th, 1pm EST

Session Highlights

  • Understanding prolonged services with and without direct patient contact
  • Place of service as it relates to Inpatient or observation setting
  • Understanding a Pre-operative clearance visit
  • Office Visit  (45 minute Service)
  • Hospital Visit (60-80 Minute Service)
  • Figuring out the instances in which these codes can be used
  • How prolonged services relate to telemedicine

Learning Objectives

  • Understanding what a prolonged service is
  • How to properly document the time within the patients record
  • Creating your own time chart for the office as a reference.
  • How to capture the correct information for time spent with the patient, so that the physician and practice get paid!

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.

About the Instructor

About the Instructor

Rhonda Granja, RMC, CMA, CMC, CPC, CMOM. Rhonda is an Instructor and Education Specialist with Medical Management Institute. She has over 25 years of experience in medical coding and reimbursement. Rhonda has trained and mentored hundreds of students in the field of medical coding, audit, billing, and practice management. She has also trained hundreds of physicians, clinicians, and practice managers in E/M guidelines and advanced cardiology and OBGYN coding reimbursement and compliance.

Rhonda is the current president of her local AAPC chapter in Concord, NC, as well as an active member of Medical Management Institute, Medical Group Manager’s Association, and the Consumer Family Advisory Committee. Rhonda has a wealth of experience in healthcare. Her passion for speaking and high-energy style gets attendees excited about learning!

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.