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Earn 4 CEUs

Defining and Documenting Medical Necessity

Wednesday, December 02
Kim Garner-Huey

Kim Garner-Huey

MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO

Defining and Documenting Medical Necessity

Date and Time: December 2, 1:00 pm to 5:30 pm
CEUs: 4

Certified Professional Coder (CPC®)Certified Professional Coder-Payer (CPC-P®)Certified Anesthesia and Pain Management Coder – CANPC™Cardiology – CCC™Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery – CCVTC™Certified Dermatology Coder – CPCD™Certified Evaluation and Management Coder – CEMC™Certified Family Practice Coder – CFPC™Certified Gastroenterology Coder – CGIC™Certified General Surgery Coder – CGSC™Certified Internal Medicine Coder (CIMC™)Certified Hematology and Oncology Coder – CHONC™Certified Obstetrics Gynecology Coder (COBGC™)Certified Orthopaedic Surgery Coder – COSC™Certified Otolaryngology Coder – CENTC™Certified Pediatrics Coder – CPEDC™Certified Urology Coder – CUC™Certified Professional Compliance Officer - CPCO™Certified Physician Practice Manager (CPPM®)Certified Professional Biller (CPB™)Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA®)

Definitions of medical necessity vary depending on who you are—physician, coder, biller, or payer. This session will explore and apply these definitions to your medical practice, from helping your physicians document appropriately to support why they did what they did to assigning the right codes and modifiers to appealing to receive the payment deserved.