This webinar provides an overview of the 2019 Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) updates and changes.
Educators: Ann Zeisset, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P and Teri Jorwic, MPH, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA
The Learning Objectives are:
- Discuss the Final Rule for OPPS for CY 2019
- Summarize the changes in payment and conversion factor for CY 2019
- Review the characteristics of Composite and Comprehensive APCs (C-APCs)
- Summarize changes related to New Technology
- Discuss OPPS APC-Specific Policy Changes
- Review changes to OPPS Payment for Devices
- Discuss changes to the Inpatient Only (IPO) list for CY 2019
This course provides 1.5 pre-approved AAPC CEUs and can be used towards 1.5 AHIMA CEUs.