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  • $1,075 | Saturday, August 6th |Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios.

    Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel 

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    Cost: $1,075

    Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios. Learn to apply surgical modifiers to protect reimbursement and appropriately differentiate CPT rules from Medicare NCCI edits and guidelines. You'll also leave with awareness of  the  2022 CPT code changes and updated guidance from the AMA on coding for post-arthroplasty joint infections..

    Learning Objectives

    • Differentiate CPT, AAOS Global Service, and CMS NCCI guidelines.
    • Apply surgical modifiers correctly to prevent denials.
    • Learn important changes to CPT 2022 musculoskeletal guidelines that impact fracture reporting and removal of implants/foreign bodies
    • Apply revised instructions for coding infected joint procedures
    • Demonstrate surgical coding comprehension through practice exercises.

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding for Surgery Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Power Coding for Surgery

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 6.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A, CEMC, COSC, CDEO, CASCC, CPCO and CPMA For continuing education units


    2022 CMEs

    accreditation pending 

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310  

  • $924 | Saturday, August 6th |Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios.

    Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    Cost: $924

    Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios. Learn to apply surgical modifiers to protect reimbursement and appropriately differentiate CPT rules from Medicare NCCI edits and guidelines. You'll also leave with awareness of  the  2022 CPT code changes and updated guidance from the AMA on coding for post-arthroplasty joint infections..

    Learning Objectives

    • Differentiate CPT, AAOS Global Service, and CMS NCCI guidelines.
    • Apply surgical modifiers correctly to prevent denials.
    • Learn important changes to CPT 2022 musculoskeletal guidelines that impact fracture reporting and removal of implants/foreign bodies
    • Apply revised instructions for coding infected joint procedures
    • Demonstrate surgical coding comprehension through practice exercises.

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding for Surgery Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Power Coding for Surgery

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 6.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A, CEMC, COSC, CDEO, CASCC, CPCO and CPMA For continuing education units


    2022 CMEs

    accreditation pending 

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310  

  • $925 | August 6th |We will navigate the maze of coding vs. reimbursement rules that impact your otolaryngology practice.

    CPT Power Coding 2022

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel 

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    Cost: $925

    We will answer these questions and more:

    • Navigate the maze of coding vs. reimbursement rules that impact your otolaryngology practice
    • Defend same-day and global period services from denial
    • Identify the difference between modifier 51 and 59 – when to use one or both modifiers
    • Modifier 50 is frequently used in ENT – are you getting paid for both sides?
    • Minimally invasive procedures for chronic rhinitis and other new technology procedures – correct coding and how to get paid We solve your coding conundrums!

    Learning Objectives

    • Choose surgery modifiers that optimize payment and reduce risk.
    • Use surgery coding that meets CPT rules and government regulations, for commonly performed procedures.
    • Integrate ENT subspecialty coding principles in otology/neurotology, rhinology, laryngology, facial plastics, head and neck surgery, and sleep surgery.
    • Demonstrate comprehension on how to code for new ENT technology procedures. Compliantly apply new and revised otolaryngology CPT codes into your practice

    View the full course agenda here:

    CPT Power Coding 2022 Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    CPT Power Coding

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 6.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A, CASCC, CPMA, CENTC and CPEDC for continuing education units

    2022 CMEs

    accreditation pending 

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310  

  • $495 | Friday August 5th | No matter how good you think things are going, they can be better. And, we at KZA can help you.

    Improve Your Bottom Line Workshop (ENT)

    Friday, August 5th | Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Central

    Cost: $495

    Whether you're planning to stay in private practice or you are considering being acquired, merged, or employed - a better bottom line pays off. Don't get stuck in TGE thinking - by the way, that stands for "That's Good Enough." Frankly, you and your practice are more valuable if sound processes are in place, documented, and followed.

    This workshop is filled with assessments you can use to see how well the business office or your billing service is doing. We include assessments you can use when hiring billing managers and coders.

    Join us for three fast-paced hours with information you can put into place that can improve your bottom line in 90 days.

    Topics Covered
    • Key Financial Performance Indicators
    • Best Billing Practices Assessments
    • Hiring Competent Billing Managers and Coders
    • Crafting Financial Policies That Produce Results and Don't Put Patients Off
    • Optimizing Technology in Your Business Office
    • Why Financing Works for Patients with High Deductibles
    • Exactly How to Ask for Prepayment for Services and Surgery
    • Turning Accounts Over to Collections: Here's Your Guide

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Improve Your Bottom Line

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 3.0 CEUs in Core B, Please note: Core B can comprise no more than 33% (1/3) of the total Core continuing education units

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.



    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310  

  • $1,620 | August 5th - August 6th| Register for both of our new 2022 courses, Power Coding in the Office 2022 & Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Friday, August 5th - Saturday August 6th | Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Register for both of our new 2022 courses,  Improve Your Bottom Line & Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Power Coding in the Office

    Friday, August 5th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Central

    Learn about these hot topics for reporting office services:  Applying E/M guideline change in the office; how did the AMA’s March 2021 Technical Corrections impact medical decision making credit in orthopaedics?  Learn how you can defend against E/M denials by using modifiers 24, 57, and 25 correctly.  CMS made significant changes to its non-physician provider (NPP) billing rules in 2022.  Join us to discuss the intricacies of incident to, direct, and split/shared billing for Medicare claims, with a focus on applying the new CMS criteria. 

    Learning Objectives: 

    • Update your knowledge of the CPT 2021 E/M requirements and how they compare to original E/M guidelines
    • Apply E/M modifiers accurately
    • Describe when it is appropriate to report an E/M service in addition to a joint injection
    • Differentiate incident-to and split/shared reporting for NPPs – and see how those concepts are impacted by 2022 CMS changes

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding in the Office Agenda

    Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios. Learn to apply surgical modifiers to protect reimbursement and appropriately differentiate CPT rules from Medicare NCCI edits and guidelines. You'll also leave with awareness of  the  2022 CPT code changes and updated guidance from the AMA on coding for post-arthroplasty joint infections..

    Learning Objectives

    • Differentiate CPT, AAOS Global Service, and CMS NCCI guidelines.
    • Apply surgical modifiers correctly to prevent denials.
    • Learn important changes to CPT 2022 musculoskeletal guidelines that impact fracture reporting and removal of implants/foreign bodies
    • Apply revised instructions for coding infected joint procedures
    • Demonstrate surgical coding comprehension through practice exercises.

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding for Surgery Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Power Coding in the Office

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 4.0 CEUs. Can be split between Core A and all specialties except CIRCC and CASCC for continuing education units

    Power Coding for Surgery

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 6.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A, CEMC, COSC, CDEO, CASCC, CPCO and CPMA For continuing education units

    2022 CMEs

     Power Coding in the Office

    accreditation pending 

    Power Coding for Surgery

    accreditation pending

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees 

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310 

  • $1,900 | August 5th - August 6th | Register for both of our new 2022 courses, Power Coding in the Office 2022 & Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Friday, August 5th - Saturday August 6th | Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Register for both of our new 2022 courses,  Improve Your Bottom Line & Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Power Coding in the Office

    Friday, August 5th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Central

    Learn about these hot topics for reporting office services:  Applying E/M guideline change in the office; how did the AMA’s March 2021 Technical Corrections impact medical decision making credit in orthopaedics?  Learn how you can defend against E/M denials by using modifiers 24, 57, and 25 correctly.  CMS made significant changes to its non-physician provider (NPP) billing rules in 2022.  Join us to discuss the intricacies of incident to, direct, and split/shared billing for Medicare claims, with a focus on applying the new CMS criteria. 

    Learning Objectives: 

    • Update your knowledge of the CPT 2021 E/M requirements and how they compare to original E/M guidelines
    • Apply E/M modifiers accurately
    • Describe when it is appropriate to report an E/M service in addition to a joint injection
    • Differentiate incident-to and split/shared reporting for NPPs – and see how those concepts are impacted by 2022 CMS changes

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding in the Office Agenda

    Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios. Learn to apply surgical modifiers to protect reimbursement and appropriately differentiate CPT rules from Medicare NCCI edits and guidelines. You'll also leave with awareness of  the  2022 CPT code changes and updated guidance from the AMA on coding for post-arthroplasty joint infections..

    Learning Objectives

    • Differentiate CPT, AAOS Global Service, and CMS NCCI guidelines.
    • Apply surgical modifiers correctly to prevent denials.
    • Learn important changes to CPT 2022 musculoskeletal guidelines that impact fracture reporting and removal of implants/foreign bodies
    • Apply revised instructions for coding infected joint procedures
    • Demonstrate surgical coding comprehension through practice exercises.

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding for Surgery Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Power Coding in the Office

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 4.0 CEUs. Can be split between Core A and all specialties except CIRCC and CASCC for continuing education units

    Power Coding for Surgery

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 6.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A, CEMC, COSC, CDEO, CASCC, CPCO and CPMA For continuing education units

    2022 CMEs

    Power Coding in the Office

    accreditation pending 

    Power Coding for Surgery

    accreditation pending

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees 

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310 

  • $695 | August 5th |Learn how you can defend against E/M denials by using modifiers 24, 57, and 25 correctly.

    Power Coding in the Office 2022

    Friday, August 5th | Loews Vanderbilt Hotel 

    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Central

    Cost: $695

    Learn about these hot topics for reporting office services:  Applying E/M guideline change in the office; how did the AMA’s March 2021 Technical Corrections impact medical decision making credit in orthopaedics?  Learn how you can defend against E/M denials by using modifiers 24, 57, and 25 correctly.  CMS made significant changes to its non-physician provider (NPP) billing rules in 2022.  Join us to discuss the intricacies of incident to, direct, and split/shared billing for Medicare claims, with a focus on applying the new CMS criteria. 

    Learning Objectives: 

    • Update your knowledge of the CPT 2021 E/M requirements and how they compare to original E/M guidelines
    • Apply E/M modifiers accurately
    • Describe when it is appropriate to report an E/M service in addition to a joint injection

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding in the Office Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Power Coding in the Office

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 4.0 CEUs. Can be split between Core A and all specialties except CIRCC and CASCC for continuing education units

    2022 CMEs

    accreditation pending

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

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    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310  

  • $825 | Friday August 5th | Learn how you can defend against E/M denials by using modifiers 24, 57, and 25 correctly.

    Power Coding in the Office 2022

    Friday, August 5th | Loews Vanderbilt

    1:00 pm - 5:00 pm Central

    Cost: $825

    Learn about these hot topics for reporting office services:  Applying E/M guideline change in the office; how did the AMA’s March 2021 Technical Corrections impact medical decision making credit in orthopaedics?  Learn how you can defend against E/M denials by using modifiers 24, 57, and 25 correctly.  CMS made significant changes to its non-physician provider (NPP) billing rules in 2022.  Join us to discuss the intricacies of incident to, direct, and split/shared billing for Medicare claims, with a focus on applying the new CMS criteria. 

    Learning Objectives: 

    • Update your knowledge of the CPT 2021 E/M requirements and how they compare to original E/M guidelines
    • Apply E/M modifiers accurately
    • Describe when it is appropriate to report an E/M service in addition to a joint injection
    • Differentiate incident-to and split/shared reporting for NPPs – and see how those concepts are impacted by 2022 CMS changes

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding in the Office Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Power Coding in the Office

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 4.0 CEUs. Can be split between Core A and all specialties except CIRCC and CASCC for continuing education units

    2022 CMEs

    accreditation pending

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310  

  • $1,375 | August 5- August 6 |Register for both of our new 2022 courses, Improve Your Bottom Line & CPT Power Coding

    Friday, August 5th  - Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Register for both of our new 2022 courses,  Improve Your Bottom Line & CPT Power Coding

    Improve Your Bottom Line

    Friday, August 5th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    1:00 pm - 4:00 pm Central

    Whether you're planning to stay in private practice or you are considering being acquired, merged, or employed - a better bottom line pays off. Don't get stuck in TGE thinking - by the way, that stands for "That's Good Enough." Frankly, you and your practice are more valuable if sound processes are in place, documented, and followed.

    This workshop is filled with assessments you can use to see how well the business office or your billing service is doing. We include assessments you can use when hiring billing managers and coders.

    Join us for three fast-paced hours with information you can put into place that can improve your bottom line in 90 days.

    Topics Covered
    • Key Financial Performance Indicators
    • Best Billing Practices Assessments
    • Hiring Competent Billing Managers and Coders
    • Crafting Financial Policies That Produce Results and Don't Put Patients Off
    • Optimizing Technology in Your Business Office
    • Why Financing Works for Patients with High Deductibles
    • Exactly How to Ask for Prepayment for Services and Surgery
    • Turning Accounts Over to Collections: Here's Your Guide


    CPT Power Coding

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    We will answer these questions and more:

    • Navigate the maze of coding vs. reimbursement rules that impact your otolaryngology practice
    • Defend same-day and global period services from denial
    • Identify the difference between modifier 51 and 59 – when to use one or both modifiers
    • Modifier 50 is frequently used in ENT – are you getting paid for both sides?
    • Minimally invasive procedures for chronic rhinitis and other new technology procedures – correct coding and how to get paid We solve your coding conundrums!

    Learning Objectives

    • Choose surgery modifiers that optimize payment and reduce risk.
    • Use surgery coding that meets CPT rules and government regulations, for commonly performed procedures.
    • Integrate ENT subspecialty coding principles in otology/neurotology, rhinology, laryngology, facial plastics, head and neck surgery, and sleep surgery.
    • Demonstrate comprehension on how to code for new ENT technology procedures. Compliantly apply new and revised otolaryngology CPT codes into your practice

    2022 AAPC CEUs

     Improve Your Bottom Line

    accreditation pending 

    CPT Power Coding

    accreditation pending

    2022 CMEs

    CPT Power Coding

    accreditation pending

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    Or

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees 

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310 

  • Register for both of our new 2022 courses, Improve Your Bottom Line & Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Friday, August 5th - Saturday, August 6th | Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Register for both of our new 2022 courses,  Improve Your Bottom Line & Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Improve Your Bottom Line

    Friday, August 5th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    9:00 am - 12:00 pm Central

    Whether you're planning to stay in private practice or you are considering being acquired, merged, or employed - a better bottom line pays off. Don't get stuck in TGE thinking - by the way, that stands for "That's Good Enough." Frankly, you and your practice are more valuable if sound processes are in place, documented, and followed.

    This workshop is filled with assessments you can use to see how well the business office or your billing service is doing. We include assessments you can use when hiring billing managers and coders.

    Join us for three fast-paced hours with information you can put into place that can improve your bottom line in 90 days.

    Topics Covered
    • Key Financial Performance Indicators
    • Best Billing Practices Assessments
    • Hiring Competent Billing Managers and Coders
    • Crafting Financial Policies That Produce Results and Don't Put Patients Off
    • Optimizing Technology in Your Business Office
    • Why Financing Works for Patients with High Deductibles
    • Exactly How to Ask for Prepayment for Services and Surgery
    • Turning Accounts Over to Collections: Here's Your Guide

    We start at 9 AM sharp. One break. Finish at Noon.

    Power Coding for Surgery 2022

    Saturday, August 6th |Loews Vanderbilt Hotel  

    8:00 am - 4:00 pm Central

    Extended coverage of subspecialty coding content and case exercises to boost your confidence in common orthopaedic scenarios. Learn to apply surgical modifiers to protect reimbursement and appropriately differentiate CPT rules from Medicare NCCI edits and guidelines. You'll also leave with awareness of  the  2022 CPT code changes and updated guidance from the AMA on coding for post-arthroplasty joint infections..

    Learning Objectives

    • Differentiate CPT, AAOS Global Service, and CMS NCCI guidelines.
    • Apply surgical modifiers correctly to prevent denials.
    • Learn important changes to CPT 2022 musculoskeletal guidelines that impact fracture reporting and removal of implants/foreign bodies
    • Apply revised instructions for coding infected joint procedures
    • Demonstrate surgical coding comprehension through practice exercises.

    View the full course agenda here:

    Power Coding for Surgery Agenda

    2022 AAPC CEUs

    Improve Your Bottom Line

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 3.0 CEUs in Core B, Please note: Core B can comprise no more than 33% (1/3) of the total Core continuing education units.

    Power Coding for Surgery

    This program meets AAPC guidelines for 6.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A, CEMC, COSC, CDEO, CASCC, CPCO and CPMA For continuing education units

    2022 CMEs

    Power Coding for Surgery

    accreditation pending

    Loews Vanderbilt Hotel

    Immerse yourself in old and new Nashville at the iconic Loews Vanderbilt Hotel. Our West End Nashville hotel is your stage for exploring the vibrant city we call home. We’re located across from Vanderbilt University in the West End—off the tourist path—just minutes from the city’s most renowned attractions

    Rate - $219/night (plus tax) 

    Cut-Off Date = Thursday, July 14th 

    Call: 1-615-340-5778

    RESERVE YOUR ROOM

    image

    AWA Collections | LinkedIn

    AWA is a licensed and bonded national collection agency. It has been privately owned since 1991. AWA Collections is your one-stop resource for all of your needs: debt collection, credit bureau reporting and customized collection programs. As your third party collections agency we work to every legal angle to ensure maximum amounts collected. AWA will work to translate our actions into the greatest return and highest value for our clients.

    Care Credit - Corona Optique

    CareCredit is a health, wellness and personal care credit card that patients or clients can use to finance the care they want and need without delaying appointments or treatment.* Plus, CareCredit can be used again and again for family and pets at 250,000+ Provider and select retail locations.

    *Subject to credit approval. See carecredit.com for details.


    image

    MD Pro Solutions was founded by a group of medical practitioners and practice administrators who specialize in working with Ear Nose and Throat (ENT), Orthopedic (Ortho), and Plastic Surgery practices. Our experience helps us to understand and develop solutions for the medical billing and administrative business because we have lived it ourselves. MD Pro Solutions recognizes that the only way to successfully navigate the complex task of medical billing and office management is to stay on top of educational training and to have a firm grasp of the medical insurance industry.

    image

    Founded by a practicing physician and his patient, a successful software entrepreneur, our company, Modernizing Medicine, took a dramatically different approach to developing our electronic health records (EHR) systems. We hired doctors and taught them how to code. The result is highly custom software specifically designed for the needs of each specialty. With the help of our doctors who code, our platforms are built for speed and efficiency

    Registering Multiple Attendees 

    1. Create, or have each attendee create, a user account here
      1. If one person is creating all of the accounts you will need to log out each time to create the next account.
    2. Log in with the account that you wish to pay through and add desired products to your cart. 
    3. Once you have selected all the desired products, go to your cart. 
      1. You will initially be registered for each product. You can edit this after you have added the additional attendees using the "remove" button.
    4. To add the additional attendees select the green button in your cart titled “Add a Registration for Another User.”
    5. Enter the email address for the additional attendee.  If they have an account their name will populate and you can select “Add Product for This User.”
    6. The attendee's name will appear in the registrant column under your own. 
    7. Repeat this for each additional attendee.
    8. Proceed, filling out the additional information for each attendee and completing payment.

    If you have any issues with completing your registration please email us at education@karenzupko.com or call 312 642-8310