Telehealth Webinar on August 11: Medicare Billing and Coding for Telehealth During the COVID-19 Pandemic

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August 11, 1-2pm EDT

Part of the Telehealth Practice Innovations During the COVID-19 Pandemic Webinar Series

Learn how to bill Medicare for expanded telehealth services under the CMS 1135 Waiver. The presentation, by Susan Whittaker, CPC, CPMA, Senior Program Coordinator, Healthcentric Advisors will include information on:

  • Medicare telehealth coding and billing based on care setting (e.g., physician office, Federally Qualified and Rural Health Centers)
  • Telehealth visits, phone services, eVisits, and Virtual check-ins
  • Physical, occupational, and speech therapy
  • Modifiers CS, CR, and 95
  • Diagnosis, laboratory, and treatment coding for COVID-19

Our Speaker

Susan Whittaker, CPC, CPMA, has more than 25 years of experience working with healthcare providers, including those in private practices, hospital–based settings, and critical access hospitals.

Currently she is a Senior Program Coordinator for Healthcentric Advisors where she provides Merit-Based Incentive Payment System (MIPS) technical assistance to small practices in New England. As an adjunct to her Quality Payment Program (QPP) work, Ms. Whittaker provides implementation and reimbursement education for other Medicare initiatives such as telehealth, Annual Wellness Visit, Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program, and Chronic/ Complex and Transitional Care Management. 

Ms. Whittaker is a certified Professional Coder and Certified Professional Medical Auditor through the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC).