When:
April 14, 2021 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm America/Denver Timezone
2021-04-14T12:00:00-06:00
2021-04-14T13:00:00-06:00
CPT Coding for Fractures

Overview: Fracture coding in CPT requires meticulous attention to operative report details as well as a solid understanding of musculoskeletal anatomy and fracture types. During this session we will discuss the most common types of fractures and various treatment procedures.

Objectives:

  • Review anatomy of the bones and skeleton
  • Locate CPT codes for fractures of the distal and proximal ends of long bones
  • Distinguish between intra-articular and extra-articular fractures
  • Apply CPT codes to common fracture procedures

Target Audience:

  • Facility outpatient coders
  • Professional fee coders
  • Coding auditors & educators
  • Clinic managers
  • Coding managers
  • Providers

Presenter: Mary Bort, CPC, CPMA, CANPC, CASCC, COSC