E/M Coding: Evaluation and Management Coding Changes 2021

Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P

$59.00

Let nationally recognized CPT coding expert Gail I. Smith show you how the biggest change in E/M reporting since 1990s will affect your reporting of E/M services. This course will walk you through all of the changes, take note of key concepts and definitions, break down the new documentation requirements, and provide numerous examples and case studies to ensure coding professionals feel confident discussing how the changes affect providers.

CEUs:     1 AHIMA      (pending) AAPC
Included in eLearning Library. Price per person. Group rates available.

Changes are coming!  Is your organization prepared?

Effective January 1, 2021, CMS will require providers to choose how they report Evaluation and Management (E/M) Office and Outpatient services:  based on time OR based on the new and improved medical decision-making table.

Let nationally recognized CPT coding expert Gail I. Smith show you how the biggest change in E/M reporting since 1990s will affect your reporting of E/M services. Evaluation and Management Coding Changes 2021 will ensure coding professionals feel confident discussing how the changes affect providers:

  • What is changing and, importantly, what is not changing in E/M coding for 2021
  • Take note of key concepts and definitions from the E/M guidelines (such as “total time”)
  • Apply coding guideline for the use of the new prolonged service codes
  • Break down the new documentation requirements, and
  • Provide numerous examples and case studies to apply the changes and see the impact.
  • WebinarPlus™ multimedia and interactive online course promotes engagement with challenging materials while offering independent self-study.
  • Knowledge checks and/or final assessment ensure mastery of material.
  • Online Flexibility! Materials available 24/7. Work at your own pace — save time and travel costs.
  • Earn Libman Education Certificate of Completion and CEUs.
  • To receive CEU credit, students must achieve a passing rate on the course assessment(s).
  • Course is self-paced. For planning purposes, assume 1-3 hours required for each CEU.
  • Unlimited course access during enrollment period. For courses offering greater than one CEU, enrollment period is 16 weeks. For courses offering one or fewer CEUs, enrollment period is 4 weeks. Courses purchased as a bundle or package may have a longer enrollment period.
  • Extensions to the enrollment period are available. Contact Libman Education for pricing.
  • Financing available through PayPal Credit.
  • Price listed is per person/per course. Group rates available upon request.

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Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P

Gail is a health care consultant with over 30 years’ experience in health information management (HIM) and education. A nationally recognized expert in coding, Gail has authored coding textbooks on CPT and ICD-10-CM and is the author of several courses for Libman Education including CPT: Introduction to Procedural Coding, CPT Update, ICD-10-CM for Pediatrics, CPT for Pediatrics, and others.

Gail was an associate professor and director of a HIM program at the University of Cincinnati and program director at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. Currently, Gail is a coding consultant for companies specializing in healthcare information technology software applications.

Gail received her bachelor’s degree in HIM from The Ohio State University and her master’s degree in education from The College of Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio. Gail is President of Gail I. Smith Consulting.

“So glad to hear that Gail will be leading this course. She is an exceptional educator.” — HIM Practitioner, on Gail’s course CPT: Introduction to Procedural Coding

“I have completed the CPT update course and loved it. Pairing the audio with the visual works well for my learning style. It was well worth the money for me to spend. Much better than the quickie, run-through-everything-in-an-hour CEU offerings work allows us.” — Karin A., MPS, RHIT, CPC-I, CPC, CMA, PBT, Professional Coding Quality Specialist, on Gail’s course CPT® Code Updates

“by the way, Gail’s course is great, I am enjoying!” — HIM Director on Gail’s course ICD-10-CM for Coding Professionals

“I recently completed the CPT Update for 2017. I thought it was a wonderful course. It is so important as a coder that I know and understand the changes each year. This course was very helpful to me.” — Marcelette on Gail’s course CPT® Code Updates

“Gail Smith is one of my favorite resources, the work that your team is doing is outstanding and professional, Thanks again, for your help” — HIM Coder

“I truly thank you Libman Group for your wonderful courses that have contributed to my success.” — Leslie Jay Corn, CCS, CPC, CCA/ER Coding Analyst/Boston Medical Center OR LogixHealth

“I’m pleasantly surprised at your response … really didn’t think I would receive anything at all, so, thank you! I believe that alone says a lot for Libman Education. I would recommend you to other coding professionals.” — Jennifer Jones, CPC

“LOVEEE Libman! Very happy with the classes I’ve taken.” — Linda C.

“Any of Libman Education’s courses are worth time and cost. Always walk away with a useable, clarity or reinforcement of subject matter.”

“I greatly appreciate this support and outstanding customer service!” — former student

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