Coding and Billing for the COVID-19 Patient: What You Need to Know
Penny M. Jefferson, R.N., a clinical documentation improvement specialist at Mayo Clinic, reviews coding and billing guidelines in daily practice for confirmed and presumptive positive cases of COVID-19.
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Healthcare workers of all specialties who are being impacted by COVID-19, including physicians, research scientists, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, and anyone with a particular interest in prevention, treatment, and patient care.
Upon completion of this activity you will be able to:
- Apply outlined coding guidelines to daily practice for accurate and complete billing
- Demonstrate proper use of documentation guidelines for confirmed and presumptive positive cases of COVID-19
- Identify opportunities to capture the correct principal diagnosis through the use of present on admission indicators (POA)
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|Holly M. Geyer, M.D.|
Occupational Health Session
Associate Professor of Medicine
Collage of Medicine
Mayo Clinic in Arizona
|Devyani Lal, M.D.|
Associate Dean, Mayo Clinic School of
Continuous Professional Development
Professor of Otolaryngology,
College of Medicine
Chair, Division of Rhinology
Mayo Clinic in Arizona
Penny M. Jefferson, R.N.
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