Heather Bryans

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 for coding joint procedures in CPT so that accurately reporting is a breeze.

Topics include:

  • CPT codes for joint procedures including: Arthroplasty, Joint Injections, Arthrotomy, Arthrodesis
  • CMS Rules and Regulations
  • Documentation Requirements for Medical Necessity

and more.

Attend this session to learn to:

  • Utilize learned information to make logical decisions regarding coding for joint procedures.
  • Apply rules for selecting the diagnosis and achieve medical necessity for reported services.
  • Describe key CMS rules and regulations specific to joint procedures and apply this knowledge in your own facility.

For questions email us: sales@aq-iq.com or call 877-976-6677

Be sure to note your toughest questions when you register for this session to be presented Thursday, June 212018, at noon Eastern (9:00 am Pacific). Cost for this session is $189. Annual subscribers of AQ-IQ.com are not billed. Not sure if you are a subscriber? Register for the session and we’ll verify your status.

One CEU is available from AAPC for attending this complete session and another for successfully completing the supplemental post-test.

The handout for this session will be emailed to the address you used when registering for the session.
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