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New providre orientation

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    Default New providre orientation
    Medical Coding Books
    For those of you who provide coding orientation training to new providers, what items are on your agenda to discuss?
    Dawnelle Beall, CPC, CPMA, CPC-I
    Licensed AAPC PMCC Instructor
    AAPC ICD-10CM Certified Trainer
    Previous AAPC Local Chapter President & VP

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    Milwaukee WI
    Default Teaching Physician Orientation
    New provider orientation includes (but is not limited to):
    Types of service s/he will provide (E/M, surgery, etc)
    How to determine level of E/M services
    Documentation guidelines for E/M
    Documentation guidelines for operative/procedure notes
    Teaching physician attestation requirements
    Schedule for auditing
    "housekeeping" (their assigned provider #, assigned dictation #, signing the signature card, etc)
    Names and phone extensions of the coders who will be handling their documentation

    It's been a while since we had a new provider, and that's off the top of my head.

    Hope that helps.

    F Tessa Bartels, CPC, CEMC

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