Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020: Optimize Your Reimbursement

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020
Date: Thursday, December 19, 2019 2:00PM ET Expert: Kim Garner Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO Length: 60 minutes
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You may think you are charging Medicare everything you are entitled to, but you are probably NOT. This means you are doing the work, and not getting paid. This will only get worse if you fail to implement the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 changes by the January 1st deadline.

Updating your fee schedule is the ONLY way you can get paid every penny that you deserve from Medicare. The Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 update will include drastic revisions that will directly impact how and what you are paid for the Medicare services you provide. Not making these changes means you could wind up leaving thousands of uncollected dollars on the table.

Mastering the numerous Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 changes on your own can be overwhelming, and leave you open to costly mistakes. But you don’t have to do it alone, coding expert and educator, Kim Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, COC, can help.

On Thursday, December 19th at 2 pm ET, during her live online training, Kim will walk you through how to identify the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 changes that will most impact your practice. After attending this training, you’ll fully understand what you need to do before the January 1, 2020 deadline to improve your compliance and make sure you get paid more of what you deserve.

Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 Changes Training

Here are just a few of the practical, step-by-step Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 implementation tactics you’ll receive by attending this 60-minute live online training:

  • Get prepared for billing for time spent managing patients with greater needs and medical conditions
  • Tackle added revenue for 3 new e-visit codes (99421-99423) that replace unpaid 99444
  • Take full advantage of new Medicare reimbursement available for MAT opioid
  • Uncover new reimbursable codes for chronic care management services (G codes)
  • Master mandated consultation requirements for new advanced imaging services to test delays
  • Apply changing improvement activities performance categories to get credit for everything you deserve
  • Updates on plans for evaluation and management massive changes for 2021
  • Accurately incorporate new Medicare principal care management for chronic condition code (GPPP2)
  • Pin down the 2020 conversion factor to better plan your revenue
  • Massive wins and losses for RVUs by specialty
  • And so much more…

Who should attend? This training is beneficial for all practices that bill Medicare.

So much focus is typically put on new payment opportunities each year, that it’s easy for you to miss new opportunities for billing the services you already perform. You need to successfully incorporate all Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 changes that apply to your practice, not just one aspect of it.

You’ll walk away from this must-attend training with a firm understanding of how you can incorporate the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 changes successful the first time. Don’t risk getting audited and leaving thousands in uncollected reimbursements on the table by not correctly implementing the 2020 Fee Schedule changes by the January 1st deadline. Don’t wait, sign up today.

Document: Read the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule 2020 Proposed Rule at https://www.govinfo.gov/content/pkg/FR-2019-08-14/pdf/2019-16041.pdf

Note: Agenda subject to change based on final rule inclusions.

Meet Your Expert

Kim Garner Huey
MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCOKGG Coding and Reimbursement Consulting, LLC

Kim is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians. Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine.

She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the American Health Information Management Association.

Recognizing the important position of compliance in today’s world, she has also obtained certification as a Certified Healthcare Compliance Consultant and a Certified Healthcare Audit Professional. Kim is also an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM trainer and has recently earned a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law.

For over twenty-five years, Kim has worked with providers in virtually all specialties, from General Surgery to Obstetrics/Gynecology to Oncology to Internal Medicine and beyond. She has spoken at the national conference for numerous organizations.

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