Saturday, April 28

8:00 am - 5:00 pm

002 CPT Coding Update with ICD-10 for Neurosurgeons: Coding Concepts by Case Example

Fee: $600
Advanced Practice Provider Fee: $420
Candidate and Medical Student Fee: $130

Director(s): Clemens M. Schirmer, MD, PhD, FAANS

Assistant Director(s): Karin R. Swartz, MD, FAANS

Faculty: Peter Douglas Angevine, MD, MPH, FAANS; Atman Desai, MD, MA; Robert R. Johnson II, MD, FAANS; Kim Pollock, RN, MBA; John Kevin Ratliff, MD, FAANS; Scott Douglas Simon, MD, FAANS; Luis Manuel Tumialan, MD, FAANS

Based on the AANS Managing Coding and Reimbursement Challenges in Neurosurgery course, this practical clinic provides a summary of the 2018 CPT coding changes, including the recent ICD-10 implementation. The course reviews up-to-date coding rules that affect neurosurgeons. The faculty are key figures in the development, revision and valuation of CPT codes and offer insight into current coding rules.

Learning Objectives: After completing this educational activity, participants should be able to: