Webinar “Getting the Scope of Joint Procedures in CPT” June 21, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On June 6, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Far and away the most common procedures performed in orthopedics are joint procedures. Although we as coders see these services often, if we don’t keep up with the CPT code set as well as the rules and regulations, our skills can get a bit rusty. In this session we will help you sharpen your skills […]

Webinar “Working Out the Kinks of Reporting Arthritis with ICD-10-CM” June 7, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On May 29, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

The Arthritis Foundation indicates that more than 50 million adults and 300,000 children living in the United States have some type of arthritis; in fact it is the leading cause of disability in America. Due to the prevalence of this diagnosis we as coders need to be surefooted when reporting it. In ICD-10 accurately reporting […]

Webinar “Radiology Part III: Coding Radiation Oncology in CPT” May 24, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On May 10, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Radiation oncology is a medical specialty that involves treating cancer with radiation. Doctors who specialize in treating cancer with radiation use radiation therapy to treat a wide variety of cancers. But coding for radiation oncology involves more than just coding radiation therapy. Radiation oncology is made of a variety services that are all used in […]

Webinar “Coding for Cardiovascular Conditions in ICD-10-CM” May 10, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On April 26, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Due to changes in the ICD-10-CM guidelines and because heart disease is such a prevalent issue for the US healthcare industry, it is important for coders to become adept at applying both the guidelines and the codes associated with heart disease in ICD-10-CM. In this session we will be discussing: ICD-10 CM codes for cardiovascular […]

Webinar “A Push Towards Perfection 2018: Injections and Infusions” April 19, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On April 3, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

The goal of this presentation is to help you understand injections and infusions: the guidelines, the definitions, whether or not physician involvement is required, code selection based on the time the services were actually provided, and documentation and billing requirements. Injections and infusions can be difficult to code properly, and in our reviews across the […]

Webinar “Coding for Diagnostic Radiology in CPT” April 5, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On March 26, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Coding for diagnostic radiology is a fast paced high-volume world for which coding precision is vital while the problems that diagnostic radiology coders encounter can be numerous. From the high numbers of records they must code to a lack of documentation in radiology reports and all the rules and regulations in between it can be […]

Webinar “Revenue Cycle Short Circuits: Keeping the Flow” March 8, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On March 4, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Like electricity, we often don’t concern ourselves with the Revenue Cycle until there’s a break in the flow – such as a short or interruption. In this webinar we examine the overall Revenue Cycle and the strategic importance of correct documentation, coding and billing. After reviewing the webinar attendees will: Be able to identify “at […]

Webinar “Outpatient Radiology Services: Let’s Get Technical” begins at Noon on Thursday, February 22, 2018

On February 16, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

In this session, we’re going to get technical about outpatient radiology services. Some review organizations have gotten technical too and have made this topic part of their focus. We won’t be discussing specific codes for reporting; but rather, we will be digging deeper into the technical billing requirements and issues that affect reporting of radiology […]

Webinar “Relieving the Pressure: Coding for Laminectomies in PCS” February 8, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On January 24, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Coding for laminectomies in ICD-10 PCS can feel strenuous on the best days and back breaking on the worst. ICD-10 PCS requires a great amount of detail and understanding of the procedures being performed to accurately build and assign the laminectomy code. As with the coding of other complex surgical procedures, coders often struggle with […]