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Wednesday, November 30, 2016

2016 Emergency Medicine Reimbursement and Coding Conference

Start Date: 11/30/2016 8:30 AM EST
End Date: 11/30/2016 3:00 PM EST

Venue Name: Massachusetts Medical Society

Location:
860 WInter Street
Waltham, MA  United States  02451

Event Website: http://www.macep.org/reimbursementcourse

Organization Name: MACEP

Contact:
Tanya Pearson
Email: tpearson@macep.org
Phone: 781-890-4407

MACEP Members: $215
Non Member Physicians: $250
Coders & Non Physicians: $150

Residents/Fellows/Medical Students: No charge

COURSE BROCHURE

This one day program will offer practical information and updates on reimbursement and coding through lectures and a panel discussion. The lectures are intended to build on existing knowledge while at the same time offering practical guidance in the handling of coding, reimbursement and compliance. Separate concurrent breakout lectures will be provided during the afternoon session geared to the specific educational needs of professional coders and emergency physicians.

Learning Objectives:

  • discuss basic documentation fundamentals of ED coding;

  • identify differences in regulatory changes affecting Emergency Medicine Reimbursement & Coding legislative compliance between 2016 & 2017;

  • develop better internal procedures; develop a better knowledge of the appropriate use of CPT and ICD-10 codes for professional services provided in emergency departments, including diagnosis coding, fracture care, and physician extenders, avoid billind and processing errors.

Target Audience:

  • Emergency Medicine Physicians & Advanced Practitioners
  • Professional billing and coding staff
Accreditation:
This acrivity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Emergency Physicians and Massachusetts College of Emergency Physicians. The American College of Emergency Physicians is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The American College of Emergency Physicians designates this live activity for a maximum of 5.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for 5.25 hour(s) of ACEP category I credit.

This program has the prior approval of the American Academy of Professional Coders (the Academy) for 5.0 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitues endorsement by the Academy of the program content of program sponsor.




 

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Registration is Closed
Closed: 11/29/2016 11:59 AM

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