Preview: Rational Physician Coding for E/M Services
Author/Lecturer: Peter R. Jensen, MD, CPC (Physician/Coder)
Format: Self-paced online video tutorial (plays on any computer connected to the internet)
Run Time: Varies (see different versions below)
CME: 2 hours of AMA Category 1 CME credit
1 AAPC CEU
This is video tutorial program serves as an introduction to the concept of "Rational Physician Coding." Learn how to quantify your medical decision-making to select the "correct" level of care. Then learn how to perform and document the elements of history and/or exam in a purpose-driven manner to maintain compliance.
Four Versions are Included
1995 E/M Guidelines Edition
Run Time 61:29
1997 E/M Guidelines Edition
Run Time 58:35
1995 E/M Guidelines Edition for TrailBlazer Medicare carrier states*
Run Time 63:49
1997 E/M Guidelines Edition for TrailBlazer Medicare carrier states*
Run Time 61:47
*TrailBlazer is the Medicare carrier for COLORADO, NEW MEXICO, OKLAHOMA and TEXAS. They use a unique set of rules to quanitify the key component of medical decision-making. We have developed separate versions of each course using these rules for providers who practice in these states.
Choose Your Subscription Option to Get Instant Access to this Online E/M Coding Course
Designed for coders, this option provides only AAPC CEU credit and gives access to courses for 90 days.
If you are a physician who takes care of outpatients and inpatients, choose this option to get one year of access to all of our E/M coding courses.
If you are a physician who only sees outpatients, choose this option to get one year of access to our outpatient E/M coding courses.
Hospitalists should choose this option to get one year of access to our E/M coding courses for hospital-based encounters.