Optum Learning: Understanding Modifiers-2019

Item No: MDFR19
ISBN: 978-1-62254-425-7
Availability: Dec-2018
Manufacturer: Optum360

Understanding Modifiersuses actual medical records to outline in detail how to document services and apply the correct modifiers. This book was developed as an educational tool for physicians and their staff, as well as billers and coders of hospital outpatient services and ASC services.

Key Features and Benefits  

  • Optum360 EdgeEducational format. Easy-to-use format for every experience level, for use in the classroom or on the job.
  • Optum360 Edge Includes all AMA CPT® modifier updates.
  • Optum360 EdgeInternet resources. Supplies all of the up-to-date links a coder needs to find accurate modifier information online.
  • Optum360 EdgeDecision tree flow charts. Coders learn how to choose the correct modifier when more than one could apply.
  • Optum360 EdgeReal-life clinical examples. Reduce claim denials by learning from correctly used modifiers and completed CMS-1500 forms.

Includes 2019 changes to modifiers and their guidelines.

Year 2019
Category Coders’ Desk Reference