Webinar on Demand: NCCI Edits: Are You Bypassing the Road to Compliance?
CHIA Product Code: WEB166
Webinar Date: May 14, 2019
Discover the who, what, and where of the CMS developed National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) Coding Policy Manual and learn how to ensure HIM coding professionals are not subjecting health care organizations to inaccurate financial penalties by bypassing the wrong coding edits.
This webinar will provide an in-depth look at CPT coding edits pertaining to the NCCI Coding Policy Manual. Understanding the principles of the NCCI Coding Policy Manual, edit guidelines, types of coding edits, and when it is appropriate to bypass with appropriate modifiers and documentation will be reviewed. Learn to avoid common pitfalls that may lead to coding and billing inaccuracies.
Topics covered will include:
- Updates on the latest edits,
- NCCI Coding Policy Manual changes,
- Office of Inspector General findings,
- Discussion of hot topics when NCCI edits are compared to coding references, and
Steps on how to proceed.
Who Should Attend
Outpatient and professional fee coding professionals, billing professionals, compliance auditors, revenue cycle managers, and providers.
This program has been approved for 1.5 continuing education units (CEUs) for use in fulfilling the continuation education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and Board of Registered Nursing (BRN). Approved by American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) for coding-related programs only.
HIIM Domain: Clinical Data Management
Jacquelyn Craver, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P
Senior Coding Compliance Auditor, Healthcare Cost Solutions, Inc.
About Webinars on Demand:
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