Documentation and Coding for Behavioral and Mental Health Services

Event Date: 
April 12, 2017 - 3:30pm
Contact Name: 
Kassie Clarke
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: 
(888) 391-7258 x105

Learning objectives:

  • Introductions and general comments
  • Psychiatry codes in CPT with discussion of documentation and reporting guidelines
  • Diagnostic Interviews, therapeutic procedures (e.g., psychotherapy)
  • HCPCS II Codes
  • New versus established patients
  • RHC and FQHC considerations (e.g., G-codes for FQHC)
  • Importance of documenting time to support time-based psychotherapy codes
  • Telehealth including discussion of modifier -95 and Appendix P
  • Chief complaints and documenting the “Key” components
  • History, Examination, Medical Decision Making
    (MDM) vs. Time
  • Q&A
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