How many, and what type of injections are being performed, and even the location of the injection can all determine correct reporting of pain management services. In this webinar, we will cover coding of various injections – trigger points, and epidurals, including the anatomy, procedures involved to diagnosis these pain related issues, and how to select the appropriate procedure code(s). Join us to relieve your pain management coding pains!
Identify the correct number of units to report for multiple injections
Recognize anatomy pertinent to code selection of pain management procedures
Differentiate between different types of epidurals
Apply correct CPT codes to trigger point and epidural procedures
Shea Lunt RHIA, CPC, CPMA, PMP
Shea is a senior consultant for The Haugen Consulting Group with 8 years of health care industry experience. Shea has experience working on the professional fee side of coding, auditing, education and compliance serving coders and physicians. Shea has also served as a project lead for ICD-10-CM education initiatives and implementation of computer assisted coding (CAC) projects. She earned a bachelor’s degree in health information management and a master’s degree in health services administration from the University of Kansas, Lawrence Kansas. Shea is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) and a Project Management Professional (PMP).
CEUs are available to all participants, live or recorded.
This webinar has been approved for 1 continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continued education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor. AHIMA CEUs expire 9.12.19.
This program has the prior approval of the American Academy for Professional Coders (AAPC) for 1 continuing education hour. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. AAPC CEUs expire 9.12.19.