Designed for dermatologists, practice administrators, and
coding and billing staff, the "Update your Modifier 59 Knowledge"
on-demand webinar provides an in-depth view of specific guidelines and
requirements for accurate reporting of CPT codes when modifier 59 is necessary
to allow for approved code edits and achieve appropriate reimbursement for
services provided in a dermatology practice.
Upon completion of this activity, you will be able
Appropriately append modifier 59 to the correct codes
when multiple procedure codes are reported on the same day, by the same
physician on the same patient.
Understand the difference between anatomical modifiers
59 and 51, and when to use them.
Understand how to use the CMS NCCI edits file to determine appropriate placement of modifier 59.