Many insurance carriers have recently introduced HEDIS® measures policies on when an x-ray should be taken if a patient presents with low back pain. Every provider should be aware of the insurance carrier’s policy on radiographs with spine pain. Knowledge of the measure will influence your medical decision-making and your required documentation when applicable. Dr. Mario Fucinari will define what circumstances will trigger the medical necessity for x-rays, the needed documentation, and appropriate ICD-10 codes. Learn from a certified compliance officer and seasoned practitioner of 35 years how to incorporate these latest developments into your practice. Perfect for doctors, staff, and students.
This course was orginally presented by Dr. Mario Fucinari on November 16, 2022, and sponsored by the Illinois Chiropractic Society.
|HEDIS Measures Handout - (Fucinari) (1.59 MB)||Available after Purchase|
Dr. Mario Fucinari is a Palmer Davenport graduate. He is uniquely qualified as a seasoned practitioner, nationally recognized speaker, author, and instructor. Dr. Mario has decades of experience in compliance, coding, and documentation. He is a member of the Carrier Advisory Committee for Medicare, a Certified Professional Compliance Officer (CPCO), a Certified Physician Practice Manager (CPPM), and a Certified Insurance Consultant (CIC).