Medical Decision Making

(8 customer reviews)

Individual pricing: $35.00


The CEUs will expire on 1.31.21, but the webinar recording will be available until 1.31.22.



Medical Decision Making – What does that mean when choosing a level for E/M services? In this webinar, we will review the 1995 and 1997 documentation guidelines pertaining to medical decision making. Although medical decision making is only one of the three key components, it is often the most subjective. Join us for this webinar to review the medical decision making component!


  • Define medical decision making as described in the 1995 and 1997 E/M guidelines
  • Review requirements for levels of medical decision making for E/M levels of service
  • Take a peek at what is in store for medical decision making in the future

Target Audience

  • Professional fee coders
  • Clinical documentation improvement analysts
  • Compliance & revenue integrity professionals
  • Coding auditors & educators
  • Coding managers
  • Clinic managers
  • Providers



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).

CE Credits

CEUs are available to all participants, live or recorded. The CEUs will expire on 1.31.21, but the webinar recording will be available until 1.31.22.

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.

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.

Purchasing Details

  • Individual Purchase: Entitles you to access the live webinar from a single device, plus individual access to the recorded webinar post event.
  • Group Purchase: Entitles you to access the live webinar from a single device, but you may invite all interested parties within your organization to attend the live event with you. For individuals to receive CEU’s from the live event, their name must be submitted on the post-event survey. The recorded event may be shared with others in your organization post event.
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8 reviews for Medical Decision Making

  1. Shannon E.

    I felt this webinar was very informative. I like the different examples in order to test what I had just learned to see how well it sunk in.

  2. Jennifer G.

    This did a great job of explaining how to get the correct level.

  3. Shannon S.

    I thought this webinar was clear and concise. I wouldn’t change anything.

  4. Debra S.

    Very informative webinar of physician coding.

  5. Emily D.

    Found this helpful for some clarity on leveling and MDM.

  6. Nancy D.

    Explanation of levels was very good.

  7. Zenie D.

    Excellent webinar

  8. Ashley A.

    I always enjoy listening to Haugen webinars. Always informative and the slides are always engaging. I like the poll questions as well!

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