2019 Updates to the Medicare Physician Fee Schedule
Thursday, December 13, 2018
1:00 PM EST

In this free webinar, we will examine how the 2019 Medicare Physician Fee Schedule (MPFS) and Quality Payment Program (QPP)  final rules will impact physicians, with a focus on radiologists. 

Topics covered in the webinar include:

  • E/M service change delayed implementation
  • Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System rate
  • Telemedicine updates
  • Multiple procedure payment reduction rules
  • Clinical Decision Support
  • Total Impact of the MPFS including modality-specific rate breakdowns
  • QPP low volume threshold
  • 2019 MIPS performance period
  • Scoring changes within the Quality and Cost categories
  • Maximum negative and positive payment adjustments for 2019
  • Removal of specific quality measures
  • New eligible clinicians for 2019
  • And more…

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Erin Stephens headshot

About the presenter:

Erin Stephens, CPC, CIRCC, Coding Client Manager  

Erin Stephens is a Certified Professional Coder with a specialized credential as a Certified Interventional Radiology Cardiovascular Coder through the American Academy of Professional Coders.  Erin has 20 years experience in Diagnostic Radiology and Interventional Radiology coding and professional billing.  She has been a Healthcare Administrative Partner team member for 18 years.  Erin’s experience as a coder has awarded her the opportunity to move through the Health Information Services division to leadership roles as Coding Quality Manager, MIPS Coding Coordinator and Coding Client Practice Manager.