Documentation and Coding for Teaching Physicians

Presenter: Candace DeMaris, MAIS

Recorded: August, 2016

Webinar Description:
Teaching physicians need to understand the rules for documenting and coding when a resident or student is involved in the care of a patient. The webinar will serve as a primer for new faculty and a refresher for experienced faculty.

Webinar Objectives:

  1. Review basic principles of CPT coding and documentation
  2. Provide general guidelines for teaching physicians
  • Evaluation and Management Services
  • Surgery and procedures
  • Radiology and other diagnostic procedures
  • Anesthesiology
  1. Provide examples of appropriate (and inappropriate) documentation for teaching physicians
  2. Discuss special circumstances
  • Primary care exception
  • Medical students
  • Fellows
  • Moonlighting