Unlike coding for most specialties, you have to be ready for ANYTHING. That’s what makes coding for urgent care so tricky. At any moment, you can be coding claims for any number of specialty services, which makes capturing every allowable dollar more difficult than ever.
The bottom line is that urgent care coding is complicated, and there’s a lot riding on you getting it right. One simple mistake can get your claims kicked back and your practice left unpaid. The good news is that you don’t have to face this alone.
During this 60-minute online training, nationally-recognized coding expert, Lewanda Teehee, CCS, CPC, CPC-I, CEMC, CPMA will walk you through the most common urgent care coding errors and provide you with proven tactics to overcome them quickly and efficiently.
You can plug your urgent care revenue drains and boost compliance with the inside scoop from this upcoming, expert-led, 60-minute online training. Here are just a few of the actionable strategies you’ll gain by attending:
- Properly sequence infusion charges so you clinch EVERY dollar you deserve
- Look for key documentation to prevent E/M level under-coding and over-coding
- Determine when you can and can’t charge for supplies, saving you time and money
- Correctly code for time-based E/M and critical care to improve your payup
- Stop providing services for free, identify when you can carve out (and get paid for) global fracture care
- Think after-hours codes 99050 and 99051 aren’t for you? Surprise – here’s when to unlock them
- And much more!
If you code even one urgent care claim, this upcoming training is for you. You’ll receive must-have Urgent Care coding and billing to help you get your claims paid the first time – strengthening your center’s revenue. You’ll walk away from this training with actionable, step-by-step advice you can use as soon as you get back to your desk.
IMPORTANT: If you have specific urgent care coding questions, here is your chance to get them answered. During this training, you’ll have the opportunity to submit your specific questions to the expert presenter.
This training is perfect for both new and seasoned urgent care coding professionals. Every minute will be chock full of strategies to help you code more accurately, ensure claim compliance and ethically maximize your reimbursement. Access to this training is limited to ensure you have an optimal training experience. Seats fill up quickly. Don’t wait, register today!
Lewanda Tehee, CCS, CPC, CPC-I, CEMC, CPMA, is the Outpatient Coding Supervisor for a multi-specialty health system that employs 150+ providers. She codes and audits for Urgent Care in addition to other specialties, including ambulatory surgery, ED, orthopedics, podiatry, and ob/gyn. Lewanda’s passion for coding extends outside the practice where she teaches the CPC Medical Coding class as an AAPC Approved Instructor.
Lewanda thrives on challenges which is what drew her to become a coder more than 15 years ago. She is a member of AHIMA and AAPC and holds the following certifications: Certified Coding Specialist, Certified Professional Coder, Certified Professional Coder Instructor, Certified Evaluation and Management Coder, and Certified Professional Medical Auditor.