These coding education courses aligns with the Baptist Health Corporate Compliance that supports the Office of Inspector General annual plan for provider coding compliance. Learners will enhance their ability to adhere to Evaluation & Management (E&M) Guidelines, CMS Documentation Standards and Provider Coding Compliance and Documentation, Quality Measures and Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) Coding and Compliance Standards. This course provides an update on CMS Guidelines that will go into effect January 1, 2021.
Baptist Health Medical Group, Baptist Health Quality Network and all interested Community Physicians.
Implement CMS Documentation Guidelines.
Utilize electronic health record to include accurate Hierarchical Condition Category (HCC) coding documentation requirements, medical necessity and Evaluation & Management (E&M) codes.
FACULTY & DISCLOSURE
Tyling M. Batista; BHSA, CPC, CPCO, CEMC, CPMA
Giovanni A. Flores, CPC
Jesus Jimenez, CPC
Wendy E. Nunez, CPC
Carol A. Paton; MSc, CPC, CPMA
Gisela Vigo, CPC, COBGC
Due to the non-clinical nature of the content discussed, the speakers have no relevant financial relationships to disclose. This CME activity will not cover content that would involve products or services of commercial interests. Therefore no opportunity exists for a conflict of interest based on the financial relationships of faculty and those persons in control of content. Since these relationships are not relevant, no disclosure information was collected.
Baptist Health South Florida is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. Baptist Health has been re-surveyed by the ACCME and awarded Commendation for 6 years as a provider of CME for physicians.
Baptist Health South Florida designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™each. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity has been approved for 1 credit hour each, CE Broker Course #20-783938, by the Florida Boards of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine and Physician Assistants.
This activity has also been approved for 1 credit each for Nurse Practitioners.