Beginning January 1, 2023, the AMA will release changes to the E/M code descriptors and guidelines for multiple categories and service types. In this webinar, we will cover the revisions, including term definitions, and how to choose a level based on the new E/M guidelines. We will review examples demonstrating how to choose a level according to the new guidelines.
- Identify revisions to each service type
- Review requirements for choosing an E/M level
- Practice using the new guidelines with examples from different categories
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).
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.