This on-demand activity is intended for SIR to provide a comprehensive overview of what's new in IR coding in 2018 and some common coding scenarios. The webinar will address issues regarding denied claims,common mistakes, and inaccurate documentation. This course is intended to meet the educational needs of interventional radiologists, IR clinical technologists, and administrators with an interest or responsibilities for accurate coding and practice reimbursement.
After purchasing access to this educational activity, you will be directed to the SIR Learning Center to participate in the activity and obtain your certificate. To receive CME credit for this enduring activity, participants must watch the video and score 60% or better on the post-activity exam. Participants will have three opportunities to score 60% or better.
As a result of participating in this activity, the learner should be able to:
List new 2018 codes for IR procedures
Identify new 2018 IO codes
Recognize changes to MIPS in 2018
Waleska Pabon-Ramos, MD, MPH
Katharine L. Krol, MD, FSIR
C. Matthew Haukins, MD
Timothy L. Swan, MD, FSIR, FACR
Stephanie Dybul, MBA, RT(R)(VI), CIRCC
Ammar Sarwar, MD
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essentials and Standards of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME). The Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) is accredited by the ACCME to provide medical education for physicians.
The Society of Interventional Radiology designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program is approved for 1.0 self-assessment (SAM) credits by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) – Approval Date: January 21, 2018. SIR is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). This educational activity meets the criteria for SA-CME toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.