Whether you are doctor, staff, biller or consultant, this class is for you!
You have taken all the classes, but the rules have changed again! Late last year, CMS changed the chiropractic documentation rules and regulations for Medicare. See how these changes are being implemented in all carriers of insurance reimbursement. These significant changes will impact the chiropractic office and the way you practice! The latest requirements covering Ethics and Law, History Taking, Documentation and Proper and Ethical Billing and Coding expectations will be covered. Dr. Mario Fucinari, is uniquely qualified as one of the few instructors still in full-time practice! Dr. Fucinari is a member of the Carrier Advisory Committee for Medicare, a Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO), Certified Medical Compliance Specialist (MCS-P), and a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP®). He is a Diplomate of the Academy of Integrative Pain Management (APMP).
Dr. Mario Fucinari has been presenting Continuing Education Classes for over twenty-five years and is a nationwide speaker on Medicare, Clinical Documentation, ICD-10 Coding, Compliance and HIPAA. In his back-to-the-basics approach, Mario whittles a difficult subject to an understandable and interesting comprehension of the requirements. This class is designed for everybody; doctors, staff and billers will gain useful information!
Relicensure areas covered include:
- Ethics and Law (2 hours)
- History Taking (4 hours)
- Proper and Ethical Billing and Coding expectations (6 hours)
Saturday, 8:00am – 5:00pm
Sunday, 8:00am – 12:00pm
Improve compliance and satisfy CE requirements
Dr. Mario Fucinari is uniquely qualified as one of the few instructors still in full-time practice! Dr. Fucinari is a member of the Carrier Advisory Committee for Medicare, a Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO), Certified Medical Compliance Specialist (MCS-P), and a Certified Chiropractic Sports Physician (CCSP®). He will show you step-by-step procedures to implement the new policies and coding changes into your office
Dr. Mario Fucinari has been presenting Continuing Education Classes for over twenty years and is a nationwide speaker on Medicare, Clinical Documentation, ICD-10 Coding, Compliance and HIPAA. In his back-to-the-basics approach, Mario whittles a difficult subject to an understandable and interesting comprehension of the requirements.
Documentation, compliance and ICD-10
These are just a few of the changes that have recently occurred:
- ABN form utilization changes
- Payment system overhaul in Medicare began January 1, 2017
- Claim form diagnosis pointer has changed for 2017
- PQRS is dead, but has risen as another form
- Audits are always present, but Strategic Health Solutions and Altegra audits for Medicare are resulting in HUGE recoupments. One recent case resulted in a recoupment of Chiropractic funds of $685,000. Find out why.
- BCBS X-Subset audits are ongoing
- Medicare Treatment Plan requirements have changed
Will you know how to respond if you are called to do an audit?
Attendees of the full 12 hour seminar will qualify for a 5% discount in NCMIC policy rates upon renewal.
12 hours unless otherwise indicated
- 2 mandatory category A ethics & law California CE credits
- 10 mandatory category A billing & coding and history taking California CE credits
|State||CE Available/Approval #|
2 hours Category A Ethics & Law
6 hours Category A Billing & Coding
4 hours Category A History & Exam
|Colorado||No application required*|
|Connecticut||No application required*|
|Delaware||No application required*|
|District of Columbia||No application required**|
|Georgia||No application required*|
|Idaho||No application required*|
|Illinois||No application required*
(60 minute hours)
|Indiana||No application required*
(60 minute hours)
|Iowa||No application required*|
|Maryland||No application required*|
|Massachusetts||No application required*|
|Michigan||No application required*|
|Montana||No application required*|
|Nebraska||No application required*|
|Nevada||PENDING 10 hours (no ethics & law)|
|New Mexico||No application required*|
|Ohio||No application required*|
|Oregon||No application required*|
|Rhode Island||No application required*|
|South Carolina||No application required*
(60 minute hours)
|Utah||No application required*|
|Vermont||No application required*|
|Virginia||No application required*|
|Washington||No application required*|
|Wyoming||No application required*|
*Some licensing boards do not require an application when a program is sponsored by an institution accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education. Life Chiropractic College West cannot warrant that any session of this offering will be accepted by these licensing board(s). Life West urges licensees to familiarize themselves with the laws governing continuing education in the jurisdictions where they hold licensure.
DISCLAIMER FOR THE STATE OF MISSOURI: Approval of this course is not acknowledgment or ruling by the Board that the methods taught in this course are recognized and approved by the Board as the appropriate practice of chiropractic as defined in Section 331.010, RSMo.
|8:00 – 9:00||Ethics & Law||
|9:00 – 10:00||Ethics & Law||
|10:00 – 11:00||History Taking & Physical Exam||
|11:00 – 12:00||History Taking & Physical Exam||
|12:00 – 1:00||Lunch, on your own|
|1:00 – 2:00||History Taking & Physical Exam||
|2:00 – 3:00||History Taking & Physical Exam||
|3:00 – 4:00||Proper and Ethical Billing & Coding||
|4:00 – 5:00||Proper and Ethical Billing & Coding||
|8:00 – 9:00||Proper and Ethical Billing & Coding||
|9:00 – 10:00||Proper and Ethical Billing & Coding||
|10:00 – 11:00||Proper and Ethical Billing & Coding||
|11:00 -12:00||Proper and Ethical Billing & Coding||