Billing, Coding, and Documentation (Bilodeau, Oct 26, 2019)

Hayward, CA US
October 26, 2019

Learning Objectives

Upon successful completion of this seminar, participants will be better able to:

  • Code properly for all types of patients
  • Be able to complete an Evaluation and Management service audit
  • Produce a clean-claim
  • Reduce delays and denials
  • Learn documentation requirements for all types of patients
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 5.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 5.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 5.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 5.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 5.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 5.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 5.00 SC Chiropractic Board
    South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 5.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 5.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 5.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners
Course opens: 
10/23/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2019
Event starts: 
10/26/2019 - 8:00am
Event ends: 
10/26/2019 - 1:00pm
Base cost:
$129.00
HourTopic
1California State Laws
     Cash discounts - California Insurance Code (657(a)
     Promissory Notes and Hardship Agreements
     Free or Discounted Services §319
     Unprofessional Conduct §317
     2019 HHS Poverty Guidelines
     Pre-Pay plans: State Board of Chiropractic Examiners and CCA
     Financial Policies that work
     Psychology of Collections-Asking for money and collecting it.
2Patient Records and Documentation
     Chiropractic Patient Records/Accountable Billing § 318
          Patient Intake Forms
          Informed Consent § 319.1
     Treatment Records
          California Business and Professions Code Section 650-657
     Cash practices vs practices that accept insurance payments
3Diagnosis Codes
    ICD-10 Basics
    Red flag issues
HCPCS codes focusing on supports, supplies and service codes
    Modifiers
4CPT
     E/M including how to conduct a self-audits
     CMT
     Radiology
     Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
     Modifiers
5

Producing clean claims for “cash” and insurance practices
Proper CMS 1500 (02/12) form completion form for health insurance, personal injuries, Worker’s Compensation cases and Medicare*
California Health and Safety Code 123110

Life Chiropractic College West
25001 Industrial Blvd.
Hayward, CA 94545
United States
+1 (510) 780-4508

Park by Student Entrance on Clawiter Road side of building, then look for signage directing you to the check-in area. 

See Campus Map for details. 

Lisa Bilodeau, CALISA BILODEAU, CA

A veteran CA with more than 30 years of chiropractic office experience, Ms. Bilodeau has helped many Chiropractors create successful practices.

Lisa is a columnist for Dynamic Chiropractic and has guest lectured for Palmer College of Chiropractic-West, Karl Parker Seminars, Pat Gayman's Empower-U Workshops, Munson and Associates' Professional Chiropractic Assistants programs. She developed the Chiropractic Assistants' training programs at Palmer-West, and is a frequent speaker for local associations and state conventions.

See below for a list of credits available for this seminar.  If your state is not listed, please contact the Life West CE office to discuss pursuing Board approval.

Life Chiropractic College West is accredited by the CCE and the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC).

NOTE to DCs licensed in: CO, CT, DE, DC, ID, IL, IN, IA, MD, MA, MI, MS, MT, NE, OH, OR, RI, SC, UT, VT, VA, WA, WY, BC, NB, ON, QC.  These states generally accept programs sponsored by a college that is accredited by the Council on Chiropractic Education (CCE).  These states and provincial boards do not require an application from CCE colleges. While it is higly likely that credits will be accepted, Life Chiropractic College West cannot guarantee 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.

Available Credit Hours

  • 5.00 CA Chiropractic Board, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
    California Board of Chiropractic Examiners, Category A Exam/Adjust/Billing
  • 5.00 CO Chiropractic Board
    Colorado Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 CT Chiropractic Board
    Connecticut Board of Chiropractic Examiner
  • 5.00 DE Chiropractic Board
    Delaware Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 DC Chiropractic Board
    District of Columbia Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 ID Chiropractic Board
    Idaho Board of Chiropractic Physicians
  • 5.00 IL Chiropractic Board
    Illinois Medical Licensing Board
  • 5.00 IN Chiropractic Board
    Indiana Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 IA Chiropractic Board
    Iowa Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MD Chiropractic Board
    Maryland Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MA Chiropractic Board
    Massachusetts Board of Registration of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 MI Chiropractic Board
    Michigan Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 MS Chiropractic Board
    Mississippi Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 MT Chiropractic Board
    Montana Board of Chiropractors
  • 5.00 NE Chiropractic Board
    Nebraska Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 OH Chiropractic Board
    Ohio Chiropractic Board
  • 5.00 OR Chiropractic Board
    Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 RI Chiropractic Board
    Rhode Island Board of Examiners in Chiropractic
  • 5.00 SC Chiropractic Board
    South Carolina Board of Chiropractic Examiners
  • 5.00 UT Chiropractic Board
    Utah Chiropractic Physicians Licensing Board
  • 5.00 VT Chiropractic Board
    Vermont Board of Chiropractic
  • 5.00 VA Board of Medicine
    Virginia Board of Medicine
  • 5.00 WA Chiropractic Comm
    Washington Chiropractic Quality Assurance Commission
  • 5.00 WY Chiropractic Board
    Wyoming Board of Chiropractic Examiners

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
10/23/2018
Course expires: 
12/31/2019

Price

Base cost:
$129.00
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