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The Essentials of Audiology Item and Procedure Coding: CPT, Modifiers, HCPCS and Place of Service

Course: #26060Level: Intermediate2 Hours 92 Reviews
Recorded Webinar

This presentation defines audiology CPT, Modifiers, HCPCS and Place of Service codes and discusses their appropriate use. Tips will be provided on maximizing reimbursement through the appropriate coding and billing. Special billing and coding scenarios and cases specific to the audiology practice will be reviewed, including: pediatric testing that involves multiple appointments; cerumen management; CAPD; vestibular assessment; CI management, and more.

Course created on June 5, 2015

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CEUs/Hours Offered: AAA/0.2 Intermediate; ACAud/2.0; BAA/2.0; CAA/2.0; IHS/2.0; NZAS/2.0; SAC/2.0

Learning Outcomes

  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to describe the differences between bundled and unbundled CPT codes.
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to describe modifiers and their use
  • checkmarkParticipants will be able to define each HCPCS code.


0-5 Minutes Introduction
5-60 Minutes CPT and Modifiers
60-90 Minutes HCPCS
90-110 Minutes Special Scenarios
110-120 Minutes Conclusion


92 Reviews

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Presenter Disclosure: Financial: Kim Cavitt is the Owner of Audiology Resources, Inc; Consultant, Academy of Doctors of Audiology; Consultant, Michigan Academy of Audiology. She received an honorarium for presenting this course. Nonfinancial: Board Member, State of Illinois Licensure Board of Speech Pathology and Audiology; President, Academy of Doctors of Audiology (November 2014); Committee Member, American Speech-Language-Hearing Association and Academy of Doctors of Audiology.

Content Disclosure: This learning event does not focus exclusively on any specific product or service.

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American Academy of Audiology

American Academy of Audiology

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Australian College of Audiology

Australian College of Audiology

AudiologyOnline courses are approved for Continuing Education Points by the Australian College of Audiology. Automatic ACAud Approval Number 20000. This course is offered for 2 CEP.

British Academy of Audiology

British Academy of Audiology

This course has been accredited with 2 CPD point/s by the British Academy of Audiology.

Canadian Academy of Audiology

Canadian Academy of Audiology

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International Hearing Society

International Hearing Society

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New Zealand Audiological Society

New Zealand Audiological Society

This course is offered for 2.0 Continuing Education points through the New Zealand Audiological Society.

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

Speech-Language & Audiology Canada

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