CAH Webinar Series - 2020 CPT coding changes & Revenue Cycle Improvement Opportunities


This presentation provides a continued focus on the challenges CAHs are facing with revenue cycle processes and the impact updates to the 2020 CPT coding changes brings. Several new add-on codes and code deletions will be discussed. Modifier updates will also be explained in detail to assure compliance with Medicare regulations. Publishing fees for price transparency is only the first step in cost sharing information with patients. There are more steps to consider for successful billing and collections processes.

Learning Objectives

  • Identify 2020 changes as an opportunity to focus on price transparency and education of staff.
  • Discuss additions/deletions/revisions to the 2020 CPT code set to better understand the requirements for compliance.
  • Examine and explain modifiers and the role provider documentation plays when assigning to codes.
  • Review common billing issues both HIM and BO staff are faced which affects reimbursement.

Eide Bailly Facilitator
Susan Rohde | Senior Manager

Susan has more than 20 years of health care experience with an emphasis on coding. She specializes in Interventional Radiology coding, surgical coding, ICD-10-CM and CPT coding for both inpatient hospital and outpatient clinic accounts. Susan also provides proper evaluation and management (E & M codes to obtain accurate reimbursement.)

Deyon Suchla | Senior Manager
Deyon is a Health Care Consulting Manager with more than 30 years of experience in the health care industry. She also has more than 15 years of business office management experience in hospital, clinic and long-term care operations. Deyon's consulting and training is consistent with compliance guidelines established by Medicare and other third-party payers for boy UB-04 and HCFA-1500 billing.

CPE Information
CPE Credits:
CPE Category: Specialized Knowledge
Level: Basic
Delivery Method: Internet Based Group

Additional Information:
No prerequisites or advanced preparation required. For information regarding refund, complaint and program cancellation policies, please contact Jason McKeever at 701.476.8773.

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