CPT changes take effect January 1--make sure your office is ready and participate in the 2014 CPT Coding Update Webinar. Learn about the 2014 coding changes specific to vascular procedures with a highlight of sections on stent, retrograde, FEVAR and embolization codes.
||Robert M. Zwolak, MD, PhD, is a vascular surgeon and professor of surgery at Dartmouth Medical School and Chief of Surgery at the White River Junction VA Medical Center. He maintains a busy clinical practice in open and interventional vascular surgery. He has extensive vascular surgery coding expertise, having served on the SVS Health Policy Committee for over 15 years. He is a past member of the American College of Surgeons General Surgery Coding and Reimbursement Committee, and served two terms on the American Medical Association/Specialty Society Relative Value Update Committee (RUC). Dr. Zwolak just completed a term on the CMS Ambulatory Payment Category Panel. He is a past president of the Society for Vascular Surgery.|
Upon completion of the following programs, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the 2014 CPT code and Medicare changes.
This course is designed for vascular surgeons and their office staff including practice managers, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, surgery schedulers, coders, and others who seek to be updated on the 2014 CPT coding changes for vascular surgery.
The webinar registration includes a one-time access on the date of the live event. The live webinar will include time for questions and answers and downloadable PDF file of the presentation slides. The webinar will require a computer with an internet connection and and a current internet browser and speakers.
*Please note that the sign in for the webinar is not your SVS account. You will need to create a webinar profile. For questions, contact the SVS Education Department at 312-334-2327 or Education@vascularsociety.org.
The Society for Vascular Surgery is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Designation of Credit
The Society for Vascular Surgery designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAPC Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Credit
This program has the prior approval of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) for 1.5 continuing education units. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by the Academy of the program, content or the program sponsor.
Posted November 2013