CWTC [Episode 111] Reporting Pressure Injury, NPs and PT, Sequencing Multiple Modifiers

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

Coding Under Pressure: Reporting Pressure Ulcer Care in CPT

Webinar “Coding Under Pressure: Reporting Pressure Ulcer Care in CPT” July 26, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

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Often, reporting pressure ulcer care can be confusing and frustrating. From differentiating between non-excisional to excisional debridement, to accurately reporting active wound management and surgical interventions.  Reporting pressure ulcer treatment can really make you feel like you are “under pressure. In this session we want to lift that pressure and show you how pressure-free coding […]

OPPS and ASC Final Rule for CY2013

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CMS finalized the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) and Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) rule on November 1, 2012, updating Medicare payment policies and rates for hospital outpatient and ASC services beginning January 1, 2013.   The final OPPS/ASC rule with comment period affects hospital outpatient departments in more than 4,000 hospitals, including general acute […]