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C021 - Coding and Documentation

Monday, March 4; 9:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Utilize current codes and documentation rules for procedural and medical services appropriately
  • Apply new coding guidelines to common clinical scenarios
  • Distinguish correct from incorrect coding and documentation, thereby reducing the risk of noncompliance

Description

This session reviews current coding and documentation guidelines for procedural and E/M coding. New codes and rules introduced in the last year will be discussed. Case-based tips for ensuring compliance and correct coding will be offered. Finally, emerging and future trends in coding and documentation will be considered. This activity has been approved by the American Board of Dermatology (ABD) for up to 30 MOC Component 2 Self-Assessment points. For more information about MOC, please visit the ABD website at www.abderm.org.

Disclosures

  • Alam, Murad, MD: Pulse Biosciences – C(Fees);
  • Haas, Ann F., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • MacCormack, Mollie A., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Miller, Alexander, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Moody, Brent R., MD: Genentech, Inc. – SP(H); Regeneron – SP(H); Sanofi/Regeneron – SP(H);
  • Rogers, Howard Wooding, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Schedule
Monday, March 4
9:00 AM
Dr. Alam / Welcome and Introductions
9:05 AM
Dr. Haas / Teledermatology and E/M Code Revisions
9:35 AM
Dr. Rogers / Modifier -25 and General Surgical Coding
10:05 AM
Dr. MacCormack / Appropriate Use of Modifiers
10:35 AM
Dr. Moody / RUC Update
11:05 AM
Dr. Miller / Flaps and Grafts, New Biopsy Codes, and CPT Updates
11:35 AM
All faculty / Audience Questions and Comments
Event Details
  • Date
    Monday, March 4
  • Time
    9:00 AM - 12:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 149B
  • CME Credits
    3.00
  • Type
    Ticketed
    MOC
    Practice Management
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Murad Alam, MD, FAAD
Speakers
  • Alexander Miller, MD, FAAD
  • Ann F. Haas, MD, FAAD
  • Brent R. Moody, MD, FAAD
  • Howard Wooding Rogers, MD, FAAD
  • Mollie A. MacCormack, MD, FAAD