Coding Minor Surgical Procedures Audio
Review The Codes And Documentation Needed For The Minor Surgical Procedures.
Minor procedures may be “minor” in terms of individual revenue, but collectively they can mean big bucks for the practice. However, specific documentation and coding requirements exist for each type of procedure. A lot of time is spent with the physicians on how to code their office visits and often this significant source of revenue is neglected.
Join our expert speaker Kim Huey, MJ, CPC, CCS-P, CHCC, PCS, CHAP for this 60-minute audio conference and get the documentation tips for all types of procedures performed in the primary care office – Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Ob-Gyn. Kim will walk you through the documentation requirements and compliance risks that you must heed to get your rightful reimbursement.
Register now to know the coding rules for minor surgical procedures which get your practice paid.
Take a look at some of what is covered:
- Laceration Repair – how to determine type of repair, how to measure
- Lesions – Different coding rules for different types of treatment
- Injections – guide to appropriate documentation and coding to ensure adequate reimbursement for the drug as well as the administration service
- Meeting medical necessity guidelines for trigger point and joint injections
- Knowing when you can also bill an office visit
Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.
Who should attend?
Billers, coders and physician in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, Pediatrics, Ob-Gyn
About the Speaker
Kim Garner-Huey, CPC, CCS-P, CHCC is an
independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and
oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians.
Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama
before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine. She
completed a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain
certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the
American Health Information Management Association. Recognizing the important
position of compliance in today’s world, she has also obtained certification as
a Certified Healthcare Compliance Consultant and a Certified Healthcare Audit
Professional. Kim is also an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM trainer and has recently
completed the requirements for Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law.
For over twenty-five years, Kim has worked with providers in virtually all
specialties, from General Surgery to Obstetrics/Gynecology to Oncology to
Internal Medicine and beyond. She has spoken at the national conference of the
American Academy of Professional Coders, the Ingenix Essentials conference, Part
B News’ Medicare Billing 101 and has presented audioconferences for
DecisionHealth, The Coding Institute, and Intelicode. She has served as the
President of Magic City Professional Coders (Birmingham, Alabama) and was a
founding member of Capital City Coders (Montgomery, Alabama).
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1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Length 60 Minutes