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$69.00

Course Information:

This course provides an overview of the 2021 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System (OPPS) updates and changes.  It will discuss the planned elimination of the Inpatient Only (IPO) list and services deleted from the list for CY 2021.  The course will also review the OPPS APC specific policy changes, as well as other topics in the Final Rule. This course provides 1 approved AAPC CEU and can be used towards 1 AHIMA CEU | Duration 1 hour.

Course Learning Objectives:

  • Summarize payment and conversion factor updates for CY 2021 and the effect of the COVID-19 Public Health Emergency on the release of the rule
  • Review the characteristics and changes to the Composite and Comprehensive APCs (C-APCs)
  • Discuss Updates to Payment for Devices and Drugs
  • List the Two New Service Categories that will require prior authorization on or after July 1, 2021

Educators: Ann Zeisset, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P and Teri Jorwic, MPH, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA.