Establishing Medical Necessity

Presented By: Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC

TWO Sessions to Choose From!

Tuesday, August 24, 2021
8:00 pm - 8:30 pm, Eastern

Wednesday, August 25, 2021
1:00 pm - 1:30 pm, Eastern

The presence and documentation of medical necessity is a consistent requirement among third-party payers when they consider payment for medical services. The supply of surgical dressings is no exception. This webinar will define medical necessity and model how you can document the presence of medical necessity when supplying surgical dressings to patients.

At the end of Dr. Lehrman's presentation stay for a Question & Answer session where he will answer any questions that you might have.

What You Will Learn:

  • How to define the medical necessity of surgical dressings.
  • How to list three pathologies for which surgical dressings may be medically necessary.
  • How to document the medical necessity of surgical dressings.

FREE TO ATTEND!

Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC

About the Presenter

Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC

Dr. Lehrman is in private practice in Fort Collins, CO and operates Lehrman Consulting, LLC. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons, and is recognized as a “Master” by the American Professional Wound Care Association. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management and an Expert Panelist on Codingline. In his role as a Consultant to the APMA Health Policy and Practice Department, Dr. Lehrman serves as an advisor to the APMA Coding Committee and the APMA MACRA Task Force. Dr. Lehrman sits on the board of directors of both the American Professional Wound Care Association and the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons. He is also on the editorial advisory board of the journal WOUNDS.

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You’re helping patients heal their wounds, but are you optimizing the value it can bring your practice? Help your practice reach its full potential by conveniently offering effective, reimbursable wound care supplies to your patients right from your office. Join Dr. Jonathan Moore as he shares insight on the types of wound care supplies that can offer better patient outcomes and added value to your bottom line.

At the end of Dr. Moore’s presentation, stay for a Question & Answer session where he will answer your questions about dispensing DME wound care.

What You Will Learn:

Learn how these supplies can increase positive patient outcomes and create value for your bottom line.
Understand the simple, yet essential, guidelines to ensure compliance when dispensing supplies as part of an evidence-based practice (EBP) model.
Recognize the unique value of providing these supplies to your patients in-office.
Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC

About the Presenter

Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC

Dr. Lehrman is in private practice in Fort Collins, CO and operates Lehrman Consulting, LLC. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Fellow of the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons, and is recognized as a “Master” by the American Professional Wound Care Association. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Podiatric Practice Management and an Expert Panelist on Codingline. In his role as a Consultant to the APMA Health Policy and Practice Department, Dr. Lehrman serves as an advisor to the APMA Coding Committee and the APMA MACRA Task Force. Dr. Lehrman sits on the board of directors of both the American Professional Wound Care Association and the American Society of Podiatric Surgeons. He is also on the editorial advisory board of the journal WOUNDS.

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Evening Session (8:00 pm, Eastern)

Establishing Medical Necessity

8/24/20218:00pm EDT30 minutes

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Afternoon Session (1:00 pm, Eastern)

Establishing Medical Necessity

8/25/20211:00pm EDT30 minutes

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