August 31, 2017

$traight Talk

$traight Talk

Emergency Medicine Reimbursement Issues
November 16, 2017
The Johnson Center – Cleary University
Howell, MI

This course presents valuable information and updates for emergency physicians, billing and coding professionals, and group managers. Two tracks are offered: Advanced Professional Coding Track and Physician/Administrative. Lunch offers unstructured time to interact with peers and to share information about the dynamic reimbursement environment.


Participants will have the opportunity to review the appropriate use of CPT and ICD-10 codes for professional services provided in the ED.


Participants will review documentation requirements for various EM services; learn about how upcoming Healthcare Reform will impact your practice; review opportunities for groups to better understand & interact with carriers; and be given tools to better assess their group’s billing and collection performance.


Please fill out the Registration Form and fax, e-mail, or mail your completed form to MCEP. You can also phone in your registration.


Course Brochure


Reimbursement and Coding Update for 2018

Payors Gone Wild Are Back – Plus Compliance,  Documentation & Coding Issues

MIPS – Strategies for Success

Critical Care – Physician Coder Communication

Michigan Update

Coder’s Compliance Concerns & Advanced E&M Issues

Accurate Coding for ED Procedures

Hot Topics: Scribes, Shared Services & TP Attestations

Professional Coding Workshop

Out of Network & Balanced Billing Restrictions

The ACEP APM Task Force

Hot Topic: Observation Services & Financial Corporate Structures for Success

Hot Topic: Patient Communication Strategies

Hot Topic: Facility Coding & Charge Capture

Hot Topic: Free Standing EDs



The Johnson Center – Cleary University (Livingston Campus), 3725 Cleary Drive, Howell, MI  48843


Small Room Block at the:  Courtyard by Marriott, 7799 Conference Center Drive, Brighton, MI 48114

(810) 225-9200,

Use the code MCPMCPB for Two Queens or MCPMCPA for a King.

Room rates single/double: $119+ taxes

Please note the MCEP room block expires October 15, 2017.

Other Suggestions:

Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites*

1397 N. Burkhart Road, Howell, MI 48855, (517) 548-0100

Baymont Inn & Suites*

4121 Lambert Drive, Howell, MI 48855, (517) 546-0712

Homewood Suites

8060 Challis Rd, Brighton, MI 48114, (855) 239-9397

*Adjacent to Tanger Outlet Mall