Get the inside scoop on pediatric coding, NBN care, and modifiers

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Webinar Title: Get the inside scoop on pediatric coding, NBN care, and modifiers

Speaker: Nikki Taylor

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CodingCon 2015 is the most specialty-specific interactive coding conference you’ll find in the industry. Join us in Orlando, FL from December 2 - 4 for the latest updates from nationally-recognized experts on medical coding, billing, and compliance.


Want the inside scoop on what you’ll experience at CodingCon? Join Nikki Taylor, MBA, CPC, COC, CPMA for a sneak preview of Donelle Holle, RN’s six-part session discussing coding in pediatrics, documentation requirements, and tips for billing same day sick and well visits, plus more!


Nikki walks you through a sneak peek of the highlights of Donelle Holle’s session:

E/M Coding: Bread and Butter of Pediatrics—In this jam packed session, you’ll:

  • Learn the requirements for each level of care
  • Get a detailed view of the key factors in a level of care
  • Receive a guide for proper E/M documentation
  • Learn when to use a well and sick visit on the same date
  • Gain knowledge of timed codes and their proper use

Hospital Procedures and Visits: What Really is NBN Care—Learn the essentials of hospital billing and NBN care:

  • Understand the difference between each level of care when providing hospital care
  • Learn the ABCs of NBN care and how to code for those services
  • Review diagnosis coding for NBN’s

Common Modifiers Used in Pediatrics—Get the skinny on modifier billing:

  • Receive complete instructions on the when how of modifier 25 billing
  • Review examples of when to use E/M modifiers
  • Highlight common Pediatric modifiers

Importance of Diagnosis Coding: Get coding tips for Pediatrics

  • Learn how poor diagnosis coding affects the Pediatric practice
  • Learn when to use of secondary codes
  • Understand the need for highly specific diagnosis coding

Procedures: Don’t Leave Money on the Table—Get helpful tips on procedural coding and billing:

  • Learn the difference between a minor vs. major procedure
  • Learn what common procedures you are allowed to bill
  • Get an understanding of the global period
  • Include examples of documentation for procedures

Let’s Just Talk: Now’s the Time to Ask That Burning Question!—Don’t miss this one hour question and answer session:

  • Bring your questions and get answers from the expert
  • Hear some of the most common issues present in Pediatrics
  • Learn how others are dealing with the same problems

Who should attend Nikki’s sneak preview:

  • Practice Managers
  • Office Managers
  • Physicians (MD)
  • Certified Medical Coders (CPC®)
  • Pediatric Coders (CPEDC™)
  • Auditors and Certified Professional Medical Auditors (CPMAs®)
  • Billing/Reimbursement Specialists