Format: Live Webinar
Presenter: Jennifer McNamara
Event Date: TBD
Time: 1 pm ET | 12 pm CT | 11 am MT | 10 am PT
Duration: 60 minutes

Breast Coding and Medical Necessity

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In this webinar, we will review the coding guidelines for the commonly coded procedures for the breast. We will look at Coding Breast Biopsy codes and how to code with guidance. We will review Mastectomy codes and interpret documentation examples. We will review other types of procedures that may be considered cosmetic and that require proper documentation and Medical Necessity to allow for Insurance Coverage.

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify Anatomy of the Breast
  • Breast Biopsy Guidelines
  • Excision of a Mass vs Lumpectomy
  • Differences in Mastectomy Codes
  • Other codes used during and after a Mastectomy
  • Cosmetic vs Insurance covered procedures
  • FTM Top Surgery for Gender Reassignment

Areas Covered in the Session:

  • Breast Anatomy
  • Breast Biopsy with and without Guidance
  • Mastectomy Codes
  • Breast Reconstruction
  • Mastopexy and Augmentation
  • FTM Top Surgery
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Suggested Attendees:

  1. Clinic Managers
  2. Hospital Director
  3. Software Developers
  4. Coders
  5. Billers
  6. Physicians
  7. Nurses

About the Presenter:

Jennifer McNamara, CPC, CPC-I, CRC, CGSC, COPC, AAPC Approved Instructor, has been working for the last 18 years in many specialized areas of Coding. Currently, she does remote coding for multiple surgical specialties including Orthopedics, General Surgery, Gastroenterology, Trauma. She has experience coding Urology and Interventional Radiology. Jen is the owner of Ozark Coding Alliance LLC where she offers Education Services for Training Current and Future Coder. Offering Online Education for CPC and CRC Exam Preparation in addition to many Specialty Exams. We hold Workshops and Webinars to help you succeed in the Industry.

System Requirement

Operating System: Windows any version preferably above Windows Vista & Mac any version above OS X 10.6
Internet Speed: Preferably above 1 MBPS
Headset: Any decent headset and microphone which can be used to talk and hear clearly

For more information you can reach out to the below contact:
Toll-Free No: 1-302-444-0162