E/M Coding: Evaluation and Management Coding for Professional Fee Services

Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA

$295.00

This accelerated course is designed to help you to meet the challenge of assigning Evaluation and Management (E/M) codes quickly and accurately for professional and facility billing. Begin with the basics and learn code assignment step-by-step in just six lessons. Very little coding knowledge is required, just a working knowledge of medical terminology.

CEUs:     6 AHIMA      6 AAPC
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This accelerated course is designed to help you to meet the challenge of assigning Evaluation and Management (E/M) codes quickly and accurately for professional and facility billing. Begin with the basics and learn code assignment step-by-step in just six lessons. Very little coding knowledge is required, just a working knowledge of medical terminology.

Students who take E/M Coding: Evaluation and Management Coding for Professional Fee Services will:

  • Understand the 1995 and 1997 E/M documentation guidelines.
  • Learn to select the correct level of code based on the provider work performed.
  • Maximize accuracy and save time by streamlining the documentation process.
  • Ensure compliance with E/M guidelines for all patient encounters.
  • Prevent systematic under-coding or over-coding of services.
  • Ensure accurate coding leading to correct reimbursement.

Who should take this course?  E/M Coding:  Evaluation and Management Coding for Professional Fee Services assumes very little coding knowledge and requires only knowledge of medical terminology.  The course is appropriate for:

  • Physicians and physician office staff including billers, coders, practice managers, and medical assistants. Learn to accurately assign E/M levels for professional billing. Office staff will develop new coding skills and competencies invaluable to the practice.
  • Hospital outpatient coders who assign both facility and professional fee codes for the same service. Learn how to assign an E/M level based on professional fee documentation guidelines.
  • Coders responsible for assigning professional fee codes for Outpatient and Emergency Department services
  • Also valuable for coders who assign professional fee codes for Hospitalists
  • Compliance professionals who need to validate the selection of E/M codes by coding staff or physicians. Gain an invaluable management perspective critical to your organization’s success.
  • Multimedia and interactive online course 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.
  • 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.

Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA

Lynn Kuehn is president of Kuehn Consulting, LLC, in Waukesha, Wisconsin, a consulting firm specializing in coding for all settings and physician practice management issues. Lynn is a nationally recognized trainer on ICD-10-PCS and other HIM-related topics.

Lynn served on the AHIMA Board of Directors and authored several of AHIMA’s most popular books including Procedural Coding and Reimbursement for Physician ServicesCCS-P Exam Preparation, and ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach.

Together with her co-Author Theresa Jorwic, Lynn received the Triumph Literary Legacy Award from AHIMA for ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach. This book has been named the “go-to” resource for learning and mastering ICD-10-PCS.  ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach provides step-by-step instructions and exercises at all levels, and is used throughout Kuehn’s ICD-10-PCS courses authored for Libman Education.

“Lynn is an inspirational teacher. She ignites a passion for coding within you!” — Kristen T

“Lynn, your explanations are clear, concise and to the point. Recommend it to any and all. It is a confidence booster!” — Leslie 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 just wanted to let you know that the articles written by Lynn are a great help. I read them all the time and learn something new each time. Please let her know what a fine job she does.” — Kira G., RHIT, IP Coder III

“Lynn always has a way of getting the information across in a simple, understandable way!” — Janice N.

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