Challenges for Wound Care Coding in 2016 - On-Demand
Wednesday, July 20 2016
(Original broadcast Thursday, April 21, 2016)
Gloria Miller, CPC, CPMA, CPPM
Coding for wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy (HBO) services brings unique challenges. These changes have continued into 2016 with updated guidance that has led to provider confusion. This presentation will address new and potentially conflicting language in local coverage determinations (LCD) for wound care and hyperbaric oxygen therapy.
Join expert speaker Gloria Miller, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, while she reviews HBO ICD-10 codes required for payment by Medicare and addresses the new guidance and regulations of the changing healthcare landscape. Miller will explain the latest changes for reporting services at provider-based clinics and take a look at what’s next for wound care coding.
At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:
- Determine whether their program is meeting Medicare LCD policies
- Understand HBO ICD-10 codes required for payment
- Clarify provider-based clinic requirements
Who Should Attend?
- Compliance professionals
- Wound clinic management
- Business office staff
- Discuss LCD language for HBO, debridement, and skin substitutions
- Review current provider-based changes regarding off- and on-campus modifiers
- Explain HBO ICD-10 requirements and updates
- Cover incident-to billing for wound care
- Q&A (not live)
American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA)
This live program has been approved for 1 continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor. (CEU’s for this webcast expire on: 4/20/2017)
(Live + On Demand) -This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1.5 continuing education hours. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. (CEH’s for this webcast expire on: 3/31/2017)
Meet the Speaker
Gloria Miller, CPC, CPMA, CPPM, is vice president of reimbursement services at Comprehensive Healthcare Solutions, Inc. in Seattle, Washington, and assists hospitals with correct documenting, coding and billing for wound care and hyperbaric services. She has many years of varied experience in healthcare reimbursement including durable medical equipment, hospital billing, skilled nursing facility billing, and infusion pharmacy billing.
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