Title: 2024 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule Final Rule: Coding and Billing Provisions Highlights
When: Tuesday, November 21, Noon-1 p.m.
Speakers: Toya Campbell, CPC, CHC, and Ena Pajardo, CPC, CPCO
Remote Viewing Link: https://jhjhm.zoom.us/j/4107356227
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Short Description of the Presentation:
Every year, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) releases its annual Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) Final Rule. This webinar will review the major coding and billing provisions outlined for calendar year 2024.
Departmental representatives please share this information with appropriate staff.
*Please note: This webinar qualifies for one AAPC CEU. Please only claim 1 AAPC CEU credit. If you did not attend one of the completed webinars noted above, you may obtain a CEU for today’s refresher session.
- Identify the Consolidated Appropriations Act 2023 Medicare’s telehealth-related provisions
- Describe add-on code G2211 that recognizes increase complexity for E/M visits for primary care and longitudinal complex patients
- Recognize when split/shared services can be billed
- Understand specific guidelines including behavioral health and remote patient monitoring
Toya Campbell is the Sr. Director of Compliance & Training for Johns Hopkins Medicine with more than 30 years of combined experience in hospital and physician revenue cycle management, healthcare compliance, and process improvement. As Senior Director, I oversee all aspects of professional fee billing compliance activities for Johns Hopkins Medicine. She is a Certified Professional Coder and she holds a certification in Healthcare Compliance.
Ena Pajardo is the Risk Adjustment and Coding Manager in the Department of Education and Training. She has over 30 years of experience in coding, billing and compliance in various healthcare positions for government and private industry. She is a certified coding and compliance officer professional. She has worked for the Maryland Medicare Administrative Contractor, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services and served as the Director of Coding and Billing Compliance at an academic medical center.
This webinar is offered online only, and will be recorded. To attend, use the remote viewing link above, and follow the prompts. If you need further assistance, please email me and I will be more than happy to help.
This webinar qualifies for ONE AMA PRA Category 1 credit(s)TM . Please note CME credit is available for live viewing only. The updated phone number to text for claiming CME credit is (844) 980-1555.
The CME Code will be announced during the webinar.
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- Click on the SIGN UP NOW (yellow) button.
- Complete the form, make sure you put your cell phone number in the proper field.
- Click submit, a minute or so later, you will receive a text message to confirm your profile.
- You are now ready to use the system.
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Credit Designation Statement
The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine designates this regularly scheduled series - live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This series has been approved for a 52 week cycle beginning July 1, 2023.
Policy on Presenter and Provider Disclosure
It is the policy of the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine that the presenter and provider globally disclose conflicts of interest. The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine OCME has established policies that will identify and resolve conflicts of interest prior to this educational activity. Detailed disclosure will be made prior to presentation of the education.
Who Should Attend
This activity is intended for clinicians who render services in an inpatient setting.
After participating in this activity, the learner will demonstrate the ability to:
- Employ a multidisciplinary, cooperative, and iterative approach to the exchange of medical education across the breadth of Johns Hopkins Medicine and affiliate practitioners and educators.
- Improve the safety and quality of patient care by analyzing systems-based and practice-based processes.
- Translate recent research, new techniques, guidelines, etc. to clinical practice, based on the methodological quality of their design, validity, and applicability to patient care.
- Foster communication among healthcare stakeholders by exploring and integrating patient-centered, team-based