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Plastic Surgery Coding Workshop March 15-16, 2019

Caesars Palace Las Vegas Hotel & Casino
3570 South Las Vegas Boulevard
Las Vegas, NV 89109

The Only Live ASPS Coding Workshop in 2019!

Join us for the Plastic Surgery Coding Workshop, a comprehensive learning program designed by the American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) to improve the profitability of your practice. Take advantage of this educational opportunity as it will be the only live ASPS Coding Workshop offered in 2019. Our experienced faculty will lead panel discussions which address complex coding questions and provide you with best practices to improve processes and profits.

The Coding Workshop combines the knowledge of our member surgeons, medical directors, veteran professional coders, and our Coding and Payment Committee. This peer-reviewed course focuses on reimbursement and delves into case-based instruction of the new Coding standards.

Intended Audience

This accredited educational activity is designed specifically for plastic surgeons and their office staff teams, including office administrators, practice managers, billing companies, and billing/coding specialists. Residents and fellows are also encouraged to attend the program.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Identify CPT coding concepts, specific to breast reconstruction, skin lesion removal, flaps and grafts, skin substitute, lacerations, and wound debridement procedures.
  • Refine necessary steps to successfully report CPT and ICD-10-CM codes.
  • Accurately code Plastic Surgery case examples, using CPT and ICD-10 coding schematics.

Accreditation

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Designation

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 12.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) requires all instructors, planners, reviewers, managers, and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships or affiliations. All identified conflicts of interest must be resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.

ABMS Core Competencies

The following ABMS core competencies will be addressed:

  • Professionalism
  • Systems-Based Practice