LOCKED Evaluation and Management Coding– Challenges, Pitfalls and What’s the Latest with the Payers?

Posted on: June 15, 2017

Nicole Knight, LPN, CPC, CCS-P, Director, Revenue Cycle Solutions, MedAxiom Consulting

Evaluation and Management (E/M) codes are the most commonly billed codes and, at times, the most challenging. This session will focus on deciphering the key elements of E/M coding. We will also share real world examples of the challenges and tips to improve provider communication.

  • Current E/M challenges
  • Tips to accurate E/M coding
  • Medical Necessity, to enable accurate coding
  • Documentation guidelines including MAC examples
  • Effective techniques for communication with physicians