Annual Assembly 2017

Annual Assembly

Coding and Reimbursement: Avoiding Audits and Denials


7:30 am-8 am

8 am-8:05 am        
CPT/RUC Process and How It Impacts Reimbursement 
Scott Horn, DO 

8:05 am-8:20 am   
E&M Coding: Outpatient, Inpatient 
Linda Duckworth, CPC, CHC

8:20 am-10 am  
Hands-On Coding Scenarios 
All Faculty 

10 am-10:30 am

10:30 am-10:45 am          

Coding and Billing for Office-Based Procedures 
Scott Horn, DO

10:45 am-11:15 am
Hands-On Coding Scenarios/Questions and Answers 
Scott Horn, DO
11:15 am-11:30 am

Electrodiagnostic Coding 
Scott Horn, DO

11:30 am-12 pm

Lunch On Your Own

12 pm-1 pm      
Modifiers – What, When, and How
Linda Duckworth, CPC, CHC; Scott Horn, DO

1 pm-1:30 pm
Incident-To Billing for Physician Services 
Linda Duckworth, CPC, CHC

1:30 pm-2 pm
Basics of Reading a Coverage Policy 
Scott Horn, DO

2 pm-2:30 pm
Introduction to ICD-10: How the New Diagnosis System Impacts Your Practice 
Linda Duckworth, CPC, CHC

2:30 pm-3:15 pm

3:15 pm-3:30 pm


Breakout Session A – Advanced Coding for the Interventionalist 

Led by Scott Horn, DO

Coding and Billing for Spinal Injections and Other Therapeutic Procedures
3:45 pm-4:45 pm      

Hands-On Coding Scenarios/Questions and Answers 

4:45 pm-5:30 pm

Workshop Wrap-Up/Course Evaluation

5:30 pm-5:45 pm

Breakout Session B – Advanced Coding for Inpatient Rehabilitation

Led by Barry Smith, MD; Jackie Tran, MD

Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility (IRF) Coding and Documentation

3:45 pm-4:15 pm

Skilled Nursing Facility Coding and Documentation 

4:15 pm-4:45 pm
Hands-On Coding/Q&A 

4:45 pm-5:30 pm
Workshop Wrap-Up/Course Evaluation 5:30 pm-5:45 pm


Faculty and topics subject to change.