Are you aware of all the new changes in spine coding and the bundling issues? There has been more bundling of imaging guidance both in CPT® and for Medicare patients.
Join expert speaker Margie Scalley Vaught, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-I, CCS-P, PCE, MCS-P, ACS-EM, ACS-OR in this audio session to get insights on new issues as they relate to both CPT® code changes and updated NCCI issues as they relate to spinal procedures. Margie will also help you understand when and how to use 22849; 22851 as well as the discectomy codes.
This 60-minute session will shed light on what is needed in coding and documentation, and when to use modifier 59 appropriately when it comes to spinal surgical procedures. Additionally, Margie will help you understand your given payer/carrier contracts to make sure you follow them if different from Medicare policies.
Who should attend
Coders, Billers, Office Managers, Practice Manager, Spine Surgeons
Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker
With over 30+ years’ experience in the Healthcare arena, in positions from nurse’s aide to ward clerk and medical transcriptionist to office manager, Margie Scalley Vaught, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-I, CCS-P, PCE, MCS-P, ACS-EM, ACS-OR, understands how offices are structured. Margie spent twenty years in the field of Orthopedics. She obtained Certified Professional Coder (CPC) designation in 1995 from the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), where she served...
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