Webinar on Demand: Evaluating and Managing the Learning Curve for 2021: Big Changes to E/M Codes
CHIA Product Code: WEB210
Webinar Date: December 17, 2020
The January 1, 2021 evaluation and management (E/M) guideline modifications are the biggest changes to E/M coding in many years. Join us as we review the updates with focused education on the medical decision-making table and cover the new time elements for leveling E/M services for new and established patients.
During this session, we will go over comparative examples of current versus new guidelines, walk through exercises in applying E/M levels and participate in interactive application of the new guidelines to case scenarios. We will also explore key documentation elements to look for to assign proper levels under the new guidelines.
Attendess will learn:
- Foundational understanding of changes to the guidelines
- How to apply medical decision making in E/M leveling under the new rules
- Direction on addressing leveling related to time elements
- Application of new guidelines, experienced through case examples for both new and established patients
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), American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and Board of Registered Nursing (BRN).
HIIM Domain: Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance
Rose Klemkosky, RHIA, CPCO, CPMA, CCS, CPC, CCS-P
Auditing Educator, Excite Health Partners
Rose has been in the industry for over 17 years and is an experienced professional in building and mentoring teams and overseeing and leading professional fee audits and education for both physician and coder audiences. She has worked as a professional coding and auditing manager and supervisor for healthcare consulting vendors focusing on training and development, report writing, coding, and coding and compliance reviews. Rose has also acted as an adjunct instructor teaching an allied health courses and a certified coding boot camp. She is an active member and past president of the AAPC, and an Ambassador of Education with AHIMA.
About Webinars on Demand:
CHIA offers Webinars on Demand, which are available for separate purchase after the live Webinar has been presented. This convenient format consists of the full 60-90 minute recorded presentation, distributed handout, and accompanying Continuing Education Unit (CEU) certificate. Each Webinar on Demand is only available for purchase and access for one year after the original recording date. After purchase, a Purchase Confirmation will be sent to the purchaser’s primary email address and will contain the access links.