For our 2023 E/M changes webinar, we focused on how to choose an E/M level according to the new 2023 E/M guidelines– either based on medical decision-making or time. In this part 2 webinar, we will cover the guidelines surrounding each category of E/M codes, including outpatient, inpatient/observation, consultations, ED, nursing facility, and home services. Many of these guidelines have been revised based on the new E/M code structure, so join us to learn more!
- Understand when to report an initial inpatient or observation service
- Name the requirements to report a consultation service
- Recognize critical care documentation and time guidelines for reporting
- Define “home” as it relates to home or residence service
Shea Lunt, RHIA, CPC, CPMA, PMP
Shea is a Director of Coding Quality & Compliance for The Haugen Consulting Group with 11 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 for this webinar will expire on January 31, 2024.
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.