CME Accreditation Information
The target audience for this activity includes all private practice, salaried, employed or contracted Urologists.
A student is expected to know the basics of coding, billing and documentation and will be able to make a positive contribution to the coding, billing and documentation process.
With additional knowledge and a more complete understanding of the entire process, physicians will be better equipped to streamline their practice and submit a higher percentage of clean claims, lower malpractice exposure with complete documentation and help ensure accurate codes on the bills.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the basics of coding, billing and documentation, and be able to make a positive contribution to the coding, billing and documentation process.
- Apply documentation and coding techniques to consistently produce a complete and accurate health record.
- Assess billing staff and process to produce accurate billing to payers and patients.
- Organize and streamline the practice to be able to submit a higher percentage of clean claims, lower malpractice exposure with complete documentation and help ensure accurate codes on the bills.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Medical Education Resources (MER) and Physician Reimbursement Systems, Inc.. MER is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Medical Education Resources designates this enduring material for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Medical Education Resources is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
This CE activity provides 7.5 contact hours of continuing nursing education.
Medical Education Resources is a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #CEP 12299, for 7.5 contact hours.
Disclosure Of Conflicts Of Interest
It is the policy of Medical Education Resources to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its educational activities. In accordance with this policy, MER identifies conflicts of interest with its instructors, content managers, and other individuals who are in a position to control the content of an activity. Conflicts are resolved by MER to ensure that all scientific research referred to, reported, or used in a continuing education activity conforms to the generally accepted standards of experimental design, data collection, and analysis.