Advance Care Planning: The ABC’s of Getting Paid

Length: 31 pages CEU: 1

If you’re not billing for Advance Care Planning (ACP) services you’re leaving thousands of reimbursement dollars on the table uncollected that are rightfully yours.

Your clinicians are providing these services, and you deserved to get paid for them. However, before January 2016, you were expected to provide them for free. Well, NO MORE. Now, Medicare will pay you for providing ACP services, if you know how…

The new expert report, Advance Care Planning: The ABCs of Getting Paid, will walk you through exactly what you need to do to get reimbursed for these everyday services.

By utilizing this plain-English expert report, you’ll receive step-by-step guidance on how to avoid the most common ACP coding, billing, and documentation errors. Nationally recognized expert coder and educator, Kim Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO will show you exactly how.


Key Take-Aways

Here are just a few of the practical solutions you’ll receive from this easy-to-use expert report that will help you finally get paid for your ACP services:

•  Cut payment rejections with real-world documentation samples
•  Choose the right time for ACP and stop your patients from getting hit with co-payments/deductibles
•  Slash denials with simple time-based code documentation phrases that work
•  Speed up payments when NPs and PAs provide ACP
•  Get paid for providing ACP services multiple times per day
•  Maximize reimbursement by billing transitional care management and ACP together
•  Stop the most common denials reasons before they occur (i.e. critical care, welcome to Medicare visit, etc.)
•  And so much more…

Advance Care Planning codes (99497 and 99498) are time based. This means that if documented correctly your doctors and NPPs can get paid for EVERY SINGLE QUALIFIED MINUTE they spend providing these much-needed services. This expert report will show you exactly what and how to code, bill and document to get more of your ACP claims paid faster and easier than you thought possible.

Don’t let your doctors, PAs, or NPs give away their valuable time providing another ACP session without claiming the reimbursement that is rightfully theirs. Pre-order your copy of the expert report, Advance Care Planning: The ABCs of Getting Paid, today.

This easy-to-use expert report is organized so that you can put its proven tactics into use immediately. You’ll start seeing payments for your Advance Care Planning services easier and quicker than you thought possible. Don’t wait another minute, order your copy of this expert report right now.

CEU’s: This report meets AAPC guidelines for 1.0 CEU. Published product requires successful completion of a Post-Test for Core A and all specialties except CEDC, CASCC and CIRCC for continuing education units.