This course is designed to improve business acumen in interventional radiology practices by increasing the learner's knowledge in the billing process and focuses on the terminology needed to understand the coding and billing, the process of revenue capture from referral to billing claim, and the steps to maximize revenue capture at each step of the IR's practice. The presentations in the on-demand activity were originally presented at the SIR 2018 Fellows Spring Practicum and includes the following:
How does value of your work get determined?
You received the referral. What needs to happen?
You've done the case. Now what?
The billing company has received the information. How long and how much will we get paid?
This program is designed to meet the educational needs of interventional radiologist.
Upon completion of this on-demand activity, participants should be able to:
Describe the process and details involved in billing.
Recognize ways to appropriately capture revenue for their interventional work.
Explain the value of referrals.
Parag Patel, MD, MS, FSIR; Medical College of Wisconsin, Dept. of Radiology, Vascular & Interventional Radiology
Thuong Van Ha, MD, FSIR; University of Chicago Hospital, Dept.. of Radiology
Kathy Krol, MD
Sarah White, MD
Stephanie L. Dybul, MBA RT (R)(VI), CIRCC
Wendy Lomers, CPA, MBA, FRBMA, CFO Acclaim, former President of RBMA
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.
Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This program will be approved for a maximum of 2.00 self-assessment CME credits (SA-CME) by the Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR). SIR is awarded Deemed Status by the American Board of Radiology (ABR). The SA-CME offered within this enduring material meet the ABR’s criteria for a self-assessment toward the purpose of fulfilling requirements in the ABR Maintenance of Certification (MOC) Program.