This Thursday, July 9th, a FREE webcast regarding Physician Documentation and billing requirements.
Here is the link:
Designed for physicians, this can be useful for billers too, understanding what is required for billing and getting it from your physician. From our friends at ACDIS
Exploring HCAP: A Physician Documentation Dilemma
Presented by: Richard D. Pinson, MD, FACP, CCS
Thursday, July 9, 2015
1:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m. Eastern
CDI programs often struggle with properly educating their physicians. When it comes to training for particular diagnoses, it can be difficult for CDI specialists to present the clinical evidence and terminology that physicians need.
This free 60-minute webcast will explore the diagnostic criteria and clinical indicators for healthcare associated pneumonia (HCAP) in contrast to community acquired pneumonia (CAP). Learn the impact that failure to identify the most likely organisms has on revenue, quality, and pay-for-performance measures for both physicians and hospitals, and the approach to convince physicians to document HCAP specificity.
Participants attending this program will:
Until next time:
Have this blog delivered straight to your Kindle!
Reach me on Twitter @LorettaLea
#medbill #health #insurance
Author, Medical Billing, Coding, and Reimbursement
A medical billing professional for over 30 years now, I have seen a lot of changes in this field, and there are a lot more on the horizon. Follow me as we see what they mean and for who.