GuidePoint Webinars


Some of our webinars allow participants to earn Continuing Education Units (CEU) from the AAPC by attending our on-demand webinars. Please click "more details" beneath each webinar title to see if your webinar offers CEU credits.

ON DEMAND WEBINAR: 2017 Coding and Medicare Changes for Gastroenterology

2017 Coding and Medicare Changes for Gastroenterology

Recorded: Thursday, January 26


Presented by:Glenn Littenberg,  MD, MACP, FASGE, Chair, Reimbursement Committee and CPT Advisor, American Society for Gastrointestinal Endoscopy (ASGE)

Prepare yourself and your team by joining our webinar where we will discuss the 2017 final rules outlining Medicare outpatient hospital, ASC, and physician payments as well as new and revised Endoscopy codes. AAPC CEUs available.

Topics:

  • Review of Key Coding Changes for Gastroenterology in 2017— Additions, Changes, and Replacements
  • Summary of Medicare Payment Changes for GI Procedures in 2017: Hospital, ASC, and Physician
  • Health Care Reform: Update and Implications for GI
 
This program has the prior approval of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) for 1 continuing education hour. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program, content or the program sponsor. Approval expires 01/26/2018

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The Chargemaster in the OR: From Cut to Compensation

FREE WEBINAR: The Chargemaster in the OR: From Cut to Compensation

Original Air Date: Thursday, June 16, 2016
1 CEU

Webinar presenter Kathy Heckman, BA, RN, CPC, director of chargemaster services for Prospective Payment Specialists (PPS), Inc., will give an overview of the parts of a chargemaster, how your services in the OR are translated into billing terms, and how that impacts the way in which claims are billed and paid. You will also learn about the distinction between a billable (non-routine) supply versus a non-billable (routine) supply. You will learn about the importance of charge capture and charge reconciliation.

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Introduction to ICD-10 - UPDATED!

Presented by: Kim Enriquez, RHIA, CCS, CHC, Vice President of HIM Consulting Services

Panacea Healthcare Solutions, Inc.
AHIMA ICD-10 CM/PCS Certified Trainer

Boston Scientific would like to help you understand and prepare for these changes by inviting you to a complimentary on-demand webinar.

Don’t miss this informative session presented by Kim Enriquez, RHIA, CCS, CHC of Panacea Healthcare Solutions, Inc.  Kim is a certified coding expert and an AHIMA ICD-10-CM/PCS Certified Trainer and Vice President of HIM Consulting Services.  This webinar will include:

  • Transitioning from ICD-9 to ICD-10;
  • Basics of the ICD-10 CM & PCS (diagnostic and procedural) coding systems;
  • ICD-10 Preparation and Planning Tips;
  • And…much more!!!

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Coding for Pelvic Reconstruction Surgery

Presented: Wednesday, October 24th, 2012
Presenter: Melanie Witt
RN, CPC, COBGC, MA*

Melanie Witt is a registered nurse with experience in maternal-fetal medicine. She holds a master’s degree in health economics and is the former program manager for the American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists (ACOG) Department of Coding and Nomenclature.

Ms. Witt was editor of several ACOG publications including CPT Coding in Obstetrics and Gynecology, ICD-9-CM Diagnostic Coding in Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Ob-Gyn Coding Manual: Components of Correct Procedural Coding. She is currently providing coding education seminars to individual ob-gyn practices and performs audits for practices that have been targeted by third-party payers for overpayments or fraud and abuse or compliance issues. She is on the Advisory Board and is the technical editor for The Coding Institute’s monthly newsletter Ob-Gyn Coding Alert.

By downloading this slide deck you will learn:

  • Coding for various types of repair procedures
  • The importance of documentation
  • Special billing issues
     

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