2020 Fee Schedule: Prepare for Coding Changes, Policy Updates Taking Effect Jan. 1

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2020 Fee Schedule: Prepare for Coding Changes, Policy Updates Taking Effect Jan. 1

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Presented on: Thursday, December 5, 2019 | 1:00–2:00 p.m. Eastern

Presented by: Betsy Nicoletti, CPC

The final 2020 Medicare physician fee schedule is now out, and in it CMS has confirmed critical coding and policy updates for the coming year. Get up to speed on a wide range of topics set to impact your revenue cycle and practice management.

Key changes encompass E/M code updates for 2020 and 2021; more “virtual” E/M codes you’re eligible to report; 2020 reimbursement winners and losers; a big CPT-to-HCPCS pivot for chronic care management (CCM) services; updated supervision requirements for physician assistants; changes to medical record documentation policies; and much more!

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how Medicare physician fee schedule changes will affect them during the 2020 calendar year
  • Map out a plan of success for E/M coding and documentation changes taking hold in the coming months
  • Understand coming HCPCS/CPT coding and coverage updates
  • Project expected revenue changes for your specialty

Agenda

  • Review the key policy changes in the Medicare physician fee schedule that are taking effect Jan. 1, 2020
  • Discern critical E/M coding and documentation revisions taking hold in 2020 and 2021
  • Learn about supervision changes and CPT/HCPCS updates
  • Find out how specialty revenue streams are expected to fluctuate in the new year
  • Prepare your practice for a successful 2020 calendar year

Who Should Listen?

  • Outpatient coders
  • Billers
  • Practice administrators
  • Compliance officers
  • Internal auditors

Meet the Speaker

Betsy NicolettiBetsy Nicoletti, CPC, is a speaker, writer, and consultant with expertise in physician coding and compliance for medical practices. Her latest resource, CodingIntel.com, is an online library providing education and resources for coders and medical practices. She is the author of The Field Guide to Physician Coding, Fourth Edition, and Auditing Physician Services, Third Edition. She’s written for Physicians Practice, Family Practice Management, Medscape, and the Journal of Practice Management, and writes a popular blog, NicolettiNotes.

 

Continuing Education

Board of Medical Specialty Coding & Compliance (BMSC)

This program is preapproved by the Board of Medical Specialty Coding & Compliance (BMSC) for CEU(s).

Instructions

Webinar system requirements and program materials: 
To fully benefit from the webinar experience, please note you will need a computer equipped with the following:

Browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or later, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari, with JavaScript enabled 
Internet: 56K or faster Internet connection (high-speed connection recommended) 
Streaming: for audio/video streaming, Adobe Flash plug-in or Safari browser on iOS devices 

Prior to the webinar, you will receive an email with detailed system requirements, your login information, presentation slides, and other materials that you can print and distribute to all attendees at your location. 

CAN'T LISTEN LIVE? 
No problem. The On-Demand version will be available. Use it as a training tool at your convenience—whenever your new or existing staff need a refresher or need to understand a new concept. Play it once or dozens of times. A $199 value! 

PLEASE NOTE 
Participation in the webinar is just $199 per site. All materials must be retrieved from the Internet. 

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