AUA CodingPlus: Live Virtual Part Three (2023)

September 27, 2023

NEW AUA CodingPlus: Live Virtual Part Three (2023)

Essential Urology Coding Updates to Optimize your Practice


Featuring Urologic Coding Experts:

  • Jonathan N. Rubenstein, MD 

  • Edna R. Maldonado, CPC, ASC-UR, ICD-10-CM AHIMA Trainer


AUA CodingPlus is a new series of four, quarterly virtual courses produced annually to provide timely updates in the coding, reimbursement, insurance, and public policy topic space. It is essential that urologic practices keep abreast of this ever-changing content to maintain relevant, current coding, reimbursement, and billing procedures. These courses conveniently deliver essential, timely education to Practice Administrators, Coders, and other practice professionals for direct implementation into their urology practices to maintain, optimize and improve business operations.

AUA CodingPlus Live Virtual courses will be offered quarterly as follows: 

  1. Live Virtual Part One: Offered Wednesday, March 29, 2023
  2. Live Virtual Part Two: Offered Wednesday, June 28, 2023
  3. Live Virtual Part Three: Offered Wednesday, September 27, 2023
  4. Live Virtual Part Four: Offered December 2023 (Exact date TBD)

REGISTER NOW and take advantage of this essential coding update!


Course Registration Fees

AUA CodingPlus Live Virtual Part Three (2023)

 

Virtual Course Part Three (2023) Only

 

Member/PMN

$79

Non-member

$119

Target Audience

  • Practice Administrators
  • Practice Managers
  • Coders
  • Physicians
  • Anyone involved with the day-to-day management of urologic practice

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, the learner will: 

TBD

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Non-Physician Participation
Course opens: 
01/30/2023
Course expires: 
09/27/2026
Event starts: 
09/27/2023 - 12:00pm EDT
Event ends: 
09/27/2023 - 1:00pm EDT
Price:
$119.00
Rating: 
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AUA CodingPlus: Live Virtual Part Three (2023)

Wednesday, September 27, 2023 | Noon - 1:00pm ET


Program Description

Coming soon!


Program Agenda (subject to change) | Noon – 1:00pm ET

  • New CPT/HCPCS Code Updates 
  • New ICD-10-CM/PCS Code Updates 
  • New Insurance Updates 
  • Planning for 2024: Tips and Tricks for your Practice
  • Q&A with the Experts

***Instructions***

  1. Click on the TAKE COURSE button.
  2. Click “Start” under "Live Virtual Course" in the Course Progress pane.
  3. Click on the link provided to register in advance for this virtual course.
  4. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the virtual course. 

Education Council Disclosures

PDF iconEducation Council Disclosures_2022.pdf

COI Review Work Group Disclosures

PDF iconCOI Review Work Group Disclosures_2023.pdf

 

AUA Office of Education Staff has nothing to disclose.

All relevant financial relationships have been mitigated.

Course Director(s)

Jonathan Rubenstein, MD

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.
Faculty(s)

Edna Maldonado,

has no relevant financial relationships to disclose at this time.

AUA ACCREDITATION INFORMATION

ACCREDITATION: 

The American Urological Association (AUA) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

CREDIT DESIGNATION: 

The American Urological Association designates this live activity for a maximum of 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

OTHER LEARNERS: 

The AUA is not accredited to offer credit to participants who are not MDs or DOs. However, the AUA will issue documentation of participation that states that the activity was certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.

EVIDENCE BASED CONTENT: 

It is the policy of the AUA to ensure that the content contained in this CME activity is valid, fair, balanced, scientifically rigorous, and free of commercial bias.

AUA DISCLOSURE POLICY: 

All persons in a position to control the content of an educational activity (i.e., activity planners, presenters, authors) are required to disclose to the provider all financial relationships with any commercial interest during the previous 24 months. The AUA must determine if the individual’s relationships may influence the educational content and mitigate any conflicts of interest prior to the commencement of the educational activity. The intent of this disclosure is not to prevent individuals with relevant financial relationships from participating, but rather to provide learners information with which they can make their own judgments.

MITIGATION OF IDENTIFIED CONFLICT OF INTEREST: 

All disclosures will be reviewed by the AUA Conflict of Interest (COI) Review Work Group Chair and/or Vice Chair for identification of conflicts of interest. The AUA COI Review Work Group, working with Office of Education staff, will document the mechanism(s) for management and mitigation of the conflict of interest and final approval of the activity will be documented prior to implementation. Any of the mechanisms below can/will be used to mitigate conflict of interest:

  • Peer review for valid, evidence-based content by the AUA COI Review Work Group.
  • Attestation that clinical recommendations are evidence-based and free of commercial bias.
  • Introduction of a debate format (point-counterpoint)
  • Inclusion of moderated panel discussion with unbiased moderator
  • Publication of a parallel or rebuttal article for an article that is felt to be biased
  • Divestiture of the relationship by faculty
  • Recusal from controlling relevant aspects of planning
  • Selection of alternative faculty for specific topic

OFF-LABEL OR UNAPPROVED USE OF DRUGS OR DEVICES: 

The audience is advised that this continuing medical education activity may contain reference(s) to off-label or unapproved uses of drugs or devices. Please consult the prescribing information for full disclosure of approved uses.

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 1.00 Non-Physician Participation

Price

Price:
$119.00
Please login or register to take this course.

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Course Registration Fees

AUA CodingPlus Live Virtual Part Three (2023)

 

Virtual Course Part Three (2023) Only

 

Member/PMN

$79

Non-member

$119

 


CANCELLATION POLICY

Live Courses: An administrative fee of 15% is assessed if registration is cancelled up to six weeks prior to the course. If registration is cancelled four to six weeks from the course, the cancellation fee is 50% of the registration fee paid. No registration fees will be refunded less than four weeks prior to the course.

Webcast: Cancellations must be made no later than one week prior to the live course. Subscription fees will not be refunded after the cancellation period. Purchases after the live course date are not eligible for a refund.

Registration Transfer: Customers switching from an option of lesser value to a higher value will be required to pay the difference in cost between the two options. Switching to an option of lesser value from a higher value must be made no later than to six weeks prior to the course and will be subject to an administrative fee of 15% of the cost of the course from which they are transferring. Transfer of registration from a higher value option to an option of lesser value past six weeks prior to the course will not receive a refund.

Cancellations must be made in writing. Requests may be made via mail or fax to 410-689-3912.  Questions? Call 1-800-908-9414 or email registration@AUAnet.org.


ATTENDEE INFORMATION & POLICIES

AUA Anti-Harassment Policy: AUA Commitment: AUA is committed to providing a safe and productive meeting environment that fosters open dialogue and the exchange of scientific ideas and is free of harassment and discrimination. All meeting participants are expected to behave professionally and treat others with respect, follow venue rules, and alert AUA staff or security of any dangerous situations or anyone in distress.

Reporting Harassment: It is the policy of the AUA that all meeting participants will enjoy an environment free from discrimination, harassment or retaliation. Harassing behavior by meeting participants will not be tolerated. If an individual experiences or witnesses harassment, he or she should contact Janet Skorepa, AUA EVP, at jskorepa@AUAnet.org or Maureen E. Cones, Esq., AUA General Counsel, at mcones@auanet.org or use a venue phone and ask for security if he or she feels unsafe. All complaints will be treated seriously and responded to promptly. 

The AUA reserves the right to take any action deemed necessary and appropriate, including refusing or revoking the registration of any individual, without refund, as long as such refusal is consistent with applicable law and AUA policy.

Disclaimer: The opinions and recommendations expressed by faculty, authors and other experts whose input is included in this program are their own and do not necessarily represent the viewpoint of the American Urological Association (AUA).

Consent to Use of Photographic Images: Registration and attendance at or participation in AUA meetings and other activities constitutes an agreement by the registrant to AUA's use and distribution (both now and in the future) of the registrant or attendee's image or voice in photographs, videotapes, electronic reproductions, and audiotapes of such events and activities.

Audio, Video, Photographic Equipment: The use of audio, video and other photographic recording equipment by attendees is prohibited inside AUA meeting rooms.

Reproduction Permission: Reproduction of written materials developed for this AUA course is prohibited without the written permission from individual authors and the AUA.

Special Assistance/Dietary Needs: The AUA complies with the Americans with Disabilities Act §12112(a). If any participant is in need of special assistance or has any dietary restrictions, a written request should be submitted at least one month in advance. For additional assistance with your request please call 1-800-908-9414.