Compliance with Combining Primary & Secondary Dressings

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

September 16, 2020
Wednesday
1:00 PM - 1:45 PM
Eastern Time
FREE TO ATTEND!

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During the COVID-19 pandemic, are you limiting in-office visits?  How do you follow up with wound care patients requiring a follow-up appointment and dispense needed wound care products?  Telemedicine may be the answer!

The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) has announced waivers and loosened some provider restrictions since the public health emergency was declared.  In this informative webinar, Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC discusses what you need to know for dispensing surgical dressings to patients in need and provide the proper documentation for dispensing surgical dressings when seeing your patients remotely.

What You Will Learn:

The four options for telemedicine during COVID-19.
The compliance guidelines for each of the four telemedicine options during COVID-19.
How to use telemedicine to ensure your patients get the products they need during COVID-19.
Dr. Jeffrey D. Lehrman, DPM, FASPS, MAPWCA, CPC

About Our 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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Both a primary and a secondary dressing can be dispensed at the same time for the same ulcer when indicated, but certain guidelines must be followed. Are you following the right procedures to ensure you are properly dispensing primary and secondary dressings together? Dr. Jeffrey Lehrman will guide you through the proper way to achieve compliance in dispensing both in this informative lunch-and-learn webinar!

At the end of Dr. Lehrman's presentation stay for a Question & Answer session where he will answer your dispensing and coding questions.

What You Will Learn:

How to differentiate between primary and secondary dressings.
The guidelines required to dispense primary and secondary dressings concurrently.
The role change frequencies play in dispensing primary and secondary dressings together.

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Compliance with Combining Primary & Secondary Dressings

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About the Author

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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