When is it DME & When is it a supply?
Date: March 5, 2024 @ 2:00 pm EST
OnDemand Event Immediately Available
Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and medical supplies are distinct categories in healthcare, but often the line of how to bill and be properly reimbursed becomes blurred. This session will cover proper coding practices for the auditor and provide practical examples to help you confidently determine when an item qualifies as DME and when it falls under the category of a medical supply.
- Differentiate between Durable Medical Equipment (DME) and medical supplies based on regulatory definitions and coding guidelines.
- Navigate the complexities of coverage and reimbursement considerations for DME and medical supplies under various healthcare programs and payers.
- Apply best practices for coding DME and medical supplies to ensure compliance, accuracy, and optimal reimbursement within medical coding processes.
NAMAS presentations are submitted for approval to the AAPC and requested for 1 credit hour for Core A and all applicable certifications, including CPMA.
OnDemand viewing will require a post-demand quiz.