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Coding & Reimbursement

2019 Medicare Billing & Coding Update Webinar

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Certified Ophthalmic Executives (COE)

Coding & Reimbursement

Government Relations

Legal

Description
There are a number of changes coming from CMS affecting all of medicine again this year. Keeping up on the changes is a challenge for any practice. This webinar will discuss the changes specific to ophthalmology occurring for 2019, and touch on what was postponed. It will also address some of the misconceptions regarding what these changes mean. The attendee will be able to: Identify the 2019 policy changes that affect ophthalmology practices.  Discuss changes that are postponed to a later dat ...Read More

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2019 Medicare Billing & Coding Update - Presentation Slides

2019 Medicare Billing & Coding Update - Video Download

2019 Medicare Billing & Coding Update - Streaming Video

Speaker(s): Patricia Kennedy

Date: 2/20/2019

Media Type: Webinar

List Price: $199.00

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Back to Basics: Coding Basics

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Certified Ophthalmic Executives (COE)

Coding & Reimbursement

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Medicare rules and regulations change constantly.  In an effort to make sure claims are submitted correctly and in an efficient manner, it is important to understand the basics of coding and billing. This web seminar is designed to provide Medicare coding basics for new employees or enhance or refresh the coding and billing knowledge of established employees. Topics include issues such as office visits, diagnostic test nuances, modifier basics, global fee periods, CCI edits, and ICD-10 quick tip ...Read More

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Coding Basics - Presentation Slides

Coding Basics - Audio Download

Coding Basics - Steaming Audio

Speaker(s): E. Ann Rose - Rose & Associates

Date: 7/20/2016

Media Type: Webinar

List Price: $199.00

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In most practices, it isn’t a matter of if but when a third party payer will audit one or more dates of service. It is important to know what to send to support your charge. Some practices perform internal audits to monitor the coding and documentation appearing in the clinic and/ or ASC charts. This web seminar will cover what information to gather in the event of a third-party audit. It will also discuss how to begin internal audits, how to record the results and what the follow-up should enta ...Read More

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Dealing with Chart Audits/Coding & Documentation - Presentation Slides

Dealing with Chart Audits/Coding & Documentation - Audio Download

Dealing with Chart Audits/Coding & Documentation - Streaming Audio

Speaker(s): Patricia Kennedy, COMT, COE, CPC

Date: 2/19/2015

Media Type: Webinar

List Price: $199.00

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Evaluation & Management Coding Changes Update

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Certified Ophthalmic Executives (COE)

Coding & Reimbursement

Government Relations

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As part of the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule final rule, CMS will be making payment changes to the office/outpatient evaluation and management (E/M) visits over several years.  This webinar focuses on the E/M changes included in the final rule and how these changes affect ophthalmology. Learning Objectives:  Comprehend the proper use of E/M codes for future yearsDefine the differences in the way E/M visits are now coded as opposed to future codingGrasp the need for new documentation in ...Read More

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Evaluation & Management Coding Changes - Streaming Video

Evaluation & Management Coding Changes - Presentation Slides

Evaluation & Management Coding Changes - Video Download

Speaker(s): Ann Rose and Patricia Kennedy

Date: 11/19/2018

Media Type: Webinar

List Price: $199.00

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Exclusive information to help your practice succeed in MIPS for 2019, which impacts 2021 payments. ASCRS•ASOA Director of Government Relations Nancey McCann and Manager of Regulatory Affairs Allison Madson provide an update on MIPS for 2019. This webinar includes an overview of the MIPS program and focus on key changes in MIPS for 2019, such as, the streamlined Promoting Interoperability category and the new cataract surgery episode-based cost measure. 1 COE Credit  ...Read More

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MIPS in 2019: An Update for Ophthalmic Practices - Video Download

MIPS in 2019: An Update for Ophthalmic Practices - Streaming Video

MIPS in 2019: An Update for Ophthalmic Practices - Presentation Slides

Speaker(s): Nancey McCann and Allison Madson

Date: 3/6/2019

Media Type: Webinar

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What’s Proposed for MIPS and Physician Payment in 2019?

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Certified Ophthalmic Executives (COE)

Coding & Reimbursement

Government Relations

Legal

Risk Management & Compliance

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A webinar on the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Proposed Rule, which includes the Quality Payment Program (QPP). ASCRS Director of Government Relations Nancey McCann and Manager of Regulatory Affairs Allison Madson provide an overview of the proposed rule and how it impacts ophthalmology. Among the key proposals in the rule are MIPS for 2019, including a major overhaul of the Promoting Interoperability Category, and the inclusion of a new cataract surgery episode-based cost measure. In add ...Read More

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What’s Proposed for MIPS and Physician Payment in 2019? - Video Download

What’s Proposed for MIPS and Physician Payment in 2019? - Streaming Video

What’s Proposed for MIPS and Physician Payment in 2019? - Presentation Slides

Speaker(s): Nancey McCann and Allison Madson

Date: 8/29/2018

Media Type: Webinar

List Price: $199.00

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