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2 days of indepth coding & billing for: Gastroenterology Physicians & Practice Coders

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Workshop Curriculum

astroenterology Workshop Highlights

■ Audit and review forms for Endoscopy, Evaluation & Management, Pathology,

Anesthesia, Diagnostic studies.

■ Advanced Endoscopy procedures - tips for billing these unlisted procedures.

■ Introduction to Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation services & other ancillary services.

■ Keeping up with trends and payer policies.

■ Screening endoscopy overview - Commercial versus Medicare.

■ Snare & saline lift verses EMR versus EMD - what is the difference?

■ Utilizing the Medicare Multiple endoscopy policy vs. commerical

policies.

■ Don't just write it off! Adjudicating Denied Claims - know your denial reasons &

your best approach to adjudicate.

■ Appropriate use of Correct Coding Initiative edits and CCI policies to assure

clean claim submission.

■ Navigating an ERCP report: appropriate reporting of Stents, Stones &

Sphincterotomies.

■ Top Modifiers Utilized in GI: Appropriate use with clinical examples.

■ 2020 Gastroenterology Specific Coding Update.

■ Evaluation and Management - Is your practice prepared for the

Radical Changes to take place in 2021? We will update you.

■ Dealing with Anesthesia - Are comorbidities & risk factors listed to

support the need for MAC?

■ Upper GI Endoscopy is the focus of medical necessity requirements by

most commercial payers in 2019. Are your providers aware of these changes?

■ Diagnostic Tests - make sure documentation components are met.

■ Documentation requirements for billing Conscious Sedation Services by

your GI providers.

■ Coding from Endoscopy Reports.

■ Risk Adjustment Coding in GI: Documentation tips to capture HHC diagnosis

codes.

■ Modifier 25: Does your documentation support a significantly separate E&M

visit from the procedure?

■ The impact on HCC, ICD-10-CM & specificity.

■ Tips from your local Medicare contractors on E&M services.

■ Discuss electronic record issues with the copy/paste function and improper

Gastroenterology Workshop Highlights

■ Keeping up with trends and payer policies.

■ Screening endoscopy overview - Commercial versus Medicare.

■ Snare & saline lift verses EMR versus EMD - what is the difference?

■ Utilizing the Medicare Multiple endoscopy policy vs. commerical

policies.

■ Don't just write it off! Adjudicating Denied Claims - know your denial reasons &

your best approach to adjudicate.

■ Appropriate use of Correct Coding Initiative edits and CCI policies to assure

clean claim submission.

■ Navigating an ERCP report: appropriate reporting of Stents, Stones &

Sphincterotomies.

■ Top Modifiers Utilized in GI: Appropriate use with clinical examples

Additional topics to be discussed

■ Audit and review forms for Endoscopy, Evaluation & Management, Pathology,

Anesthesia, Diagnostic studies.

■ Advanced Endoscopy procedures - tips for billing these unlisted procedures.

■ Introduction to Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation services & other ancillary services.

PRESENTER

Kristin Vaughn, CPC, QMGC, CPMA, ICDCT-CM, CMSCS, is a national consultant

with over 15 years of coding and billing experience. This includes Gastroenterology,

Pulmonary, Critical Care, Immunology/ Rheumatology, Hematology, and Hospitalist specialties in a teaching

university environment plus seminar instruction and on-site consulting. She currently is a full time consultant/trainer with AskMueller Consulting, LLC. Her presentations have included organizations such as AGA

and ASGE. She is a Certified Profession Medical Auditor and Certified ICD-10 trainer. She is one of the

contributing authors of the ASGE Coding Primer and a co-author of several workbooks and programs specific to Gastroenterology.

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