2020 MSTS Virtual Annual Meeting
Thank you to those that participated in the 2020 Virtual Annual Meeting. As soon as the recording is available, we will share it with attendees.
2020 and 2021 Evaluation and Management Coding Update
Thank you to all that participated in the Coding Course. CME hours should be credited to your AAOS account in the next couple of weeks. Please reach out with any other questions.
In this three-hour session, delivered live via webinar, Sarah Wiskerchen, MBA, CPC will cover:
- E/M “1.0” – Recap of E/M level and category criteria that apply in 2020, and will still be used for selected E/M services in 2021
- E/M “2.0” – In depth review of E/M criteria changes that will apply in 2021
- Comparison of 2020 and 2021 E/M coding systems using musculoskeletal tumor examples
The session includes a resource workbook that will be shipped to registrants in advance of the webinar. This live session includes interactive time for questions and answers.
Sarah Wiskerchen, MBA, CPC of KarenZupko & Associates, Inc. presents on CPT and ICD-10 coding for the AAOS national workshop series. State specialty societies, physical therapy firms and large musculoskeletal groups have invited Sarah to educate physicians and staff. She is actively working with her orthopaedic clients to prepare for the 2021 E/M coding and documentation requirements.
In addition to coding education, Sarah’s consulting projects include E/M and surgical auditing, overall practice evaluations, and redesigning billing processes for increased collection effectiveness.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons and the Musculoskeletal Tumor Society. The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 3 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.