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Plan now to attend attend an AAO-HNSF Sponsored Otolaryngology workshop. Click here for 2015 courses dates and locations!
For more information on coding and reimbursement assistance contact the Client Service Team at 312.642.5616 or use the online form found at www.karenzupko.com and click on the “Services” tab.
Webinar: 2014 PQRS Made Easy for Otolaryngologists
Presented by Cheyenne Brinson, MBA, CPA
There is nothing easy about delving through the volumes of information about the PQRS program. At the surface, the program is cumbersome and confusing. KZA consultant Cheyenne Brinson navigates the murky PQRS waters in this focused 25 minute webinar and delivers a roadmap for achieving PQRS tailored specifically for otolaryngology.
Length: 25 minutes
Webinar participants will:
Webinar: Resolving Cerumen Coding Chaos
Presented by Kim Pollock, RN, MBA, CPC
Confused about 2014 changes to the cerumen impaction removal code, 69210? Getting payor denials? We are getting many questions from clients and course attendees. Here are a few of those questions: Can I really bill 69210 with modifier 50? Is the microscope included in 69210 or can I also report 92504? Can I bill an office visit with 69210? We have the answers in this pre-recorded webinar!
AAPC CEU Credit: 1 hour
Length: 60 minutes
Webinar: ICD-10-CM for ENT
Presented by Joy McKusick, RHIA
You will acquire a solid understanding of ICD-10 structure and specific insight into what that means to ENTs. Joy will share tips on codes for otitis media, sinusitis, tonsils and adenoiditis, nasal fractures and removal of those pesky foreign bodies.
Webinar: Skin In the ICD-10 Game
Presented by Joy McKusick, RHIA
ICD-10 requires significant documentation changes to select and assign diagnosis codes for many skin injuries. This one hour webinar with Joy McKusick will help you learn how to educate providers now on these documentation components and reduce claim submission and payment delays. Learn what documentation elements are required to code for increased specificity supporting medical necessity.
Are You At Risk for an Audit?
Your E&M code usage may flag you as an outlier. KZA's E&M Profile Analyzer for Otolaryngology compares your E&M coding patterns against your specialty's state and national figures using CMS's most recently published database. ASPS has arranged for a special member price of $125.00 for one state's data. Click here to learn more about E&M Profile Analyzer for Otolaryngology.
Do you have a coding question? KZA experts are available for hourly coding assistance.
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Continue your professional education, access timely information about ENT, and meet colleagues in your specialty across the country. If you aren't a member of AOA, find out the advantages of joining. Go to the AOA web site to request a membership package, or access otolaryngology-specific practice management and coding tips.
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