How is your blood pressure when determining E/M codes for primary Care? If this conversation raises your blood pressure, you’ll want to check in with us to help lower it! This webinar will discuss documentation and coding requirements for both Annual Preventive Visits (physicals) and Medicare Wellness Visits. We will also show you when it’s appropriate to bill a separate Evaluation and Management code with preventive visits. Conclude this checkup with a review of some of the more common, and frequently missed, screening and counseling codes in Primary Care clinics.
- Compare Preventive visits vs IPPE/ AWV visits
- Determine when a separately identifiable E/M is performed and supported
- Describe screening and counseling codes and their documentation requirements
Emily Lomaquahu, CPC, CPMA, CEDC
Emily is a Senior Coding Quality Auditor for Haugen Consulting Group and brings over a decade of experience to the profee team! She began her career as an auditor and with her keen eye for detail, she quickly found it was a perfect fit. Emily thrives in a collaborative environment and enjoys creating high-quality trainings to help providers and coders navigate charts and improve their accuracy.
She earned a bachelor’s degree from the University of Colorado, in Denver. Emily specializes in Evaluation and Management (E/M), Primary Care, Anesthesia, Emergency Department, and Neurology, though she says Anesthesia and Neurology are her favorites! She is a Certified Professional Coder (CPC), Certified Professional Medical Auditor (CPMA) and Certified Emergency Department Coder (CEDC).
CEUs for this webinar will expire on February 16, 2024. The webinar recording will be available until February 16, 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.
- Domain: Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance
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.
- Specialty CEUs: COC, CPC, CPC-P, CANPC, CCC, CCPC, CCVTC, CDEI, CDEO, CEDC, CEMC, CENTC, CFPC, CGIC, CGSC, CHONC, CIC, CIMC, COBGC, COPC, COSC, CPB, CPCD, CPCO, CPEDC, CPMA, CPMS, CPPM, CPRC, CRC, CRHC, CSFAC, CUC, RCMS-KSA