Join the VAFP in Early 2021 for two webinars on Updates in Family Medicine Coding Practices!
VAFP Past President, former CPT Panel Advisor and current member of the CPT Assistant Editorial Board, David A. Ellington, MD, will facilitate webinars on the latest CPT coding changes and updates. Dr. Ellington will present the information and then be available for questions and answers.
Wednesday, February 10, 2021
12:00 noon – 1:00 p.m.
COVID-19 CPT Coding and Guidance for Immunizations and PPE
- Discuss the New CPT codes that have been created to streamline the reporting of COVID immunizations
- Review a summary of the SARS-CoV-2 related CPT codes that have been approved and published for the 2021 CPT code set
- Discuss how/when to use the new CPT code to report the additional supplies, materials, and clinical staff time over and above the practice expense(s) included in an office visit or other non-facility service(s) when the office visit or other non-facility service(s) are rendered during a Public Health Emergency (PHE)
CME Approval: Evaluation and Management Office Visit 2021 Primer is approved for 1 live AAFP Prescribed Credit of CME. COVID-19 CPT Coding and Guidance for Immunizations and PPE is approved for 1 live AAFP Prescribed credit of CME.
Evaluation and Management Office Visit 2021 Primer
Social Determinants of Health Resources
Medical Practice in the Face of COVID-19
This webinar focuses on understanding the basic safety rules and concepts for reopening your medical practices including; 1) Knowing the process for enhanced informed consent; 2) Recognizing and navigating the issues with telehealth, and 3) Making sense of Good Samaritan and immunity laws, and understanding your responsibility to your employees. The webinar is approved by the ACCME for 1.5 CME credits. At the conclusion of the webinar, please complete the ten question test and email or fax it to Professionals Advocate to receive 1.5 hours of CME.
Note: This program will not provide the annual Risk Management credit for physicians who are currently insured by Professionals Advocate.
COVID-19 Testing Webinar
The VAFP hosted a COVID-19 Testing webinar on Wednesday, May 20th. This 1-hour webinar can be accessed via this link. Karen Remley, MD, MBA, MPH, FAAP, Senior Advisor to the Commissioner’s Office COVID-19 Response, Virginia Department of Health and Gonzalo Bearman MD, MPH, FACP, FSHEA, FIDSA, Richard P. Wenzel Professor of Medicine, Chair- Division of Infectious Diseases at VCU and Hospital Epidemiologist facilitated the session and fielded questions. The slide deck from each presenter is available below.