SALT LAKE CITY—The American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) will host a one-hour online presentation addressing the CMS final rule requirements on it’s “meaningful use" definition. The presentation will take place Tuesday, July 27 at 1 pm EDT.
Workshop presenter, John Verhovshek, director of editorial content and managing editor of AAPC will cover the following topics:
-The 15 required core objectives that must be met
-An additional five core objectives a provider may select
-The three mandated core quality measures
-An additional three quality measures a provider can select
-Optional core quality measures for pediatric practices
-The 90-day operational requirement: how does this affect reimbursement?
-Electronic prescribing, CPOE, patient clinical summaries – what are the required thresholds?
Workshop attendees can earn one continuing education unit (CEU) from this workshop. Registration is now open and can be completed online at the AAPC’s Website , or by calling 800-626-CODE (2633), option 4.