Webinar: ICD-10 – Being Ready for the October Deadline

ICD-10 – Being Ready for the October Deadline

Antonio E. Puente, Ph.D.
University of North Carolina Wilmington

A Webinar, Via the Web
(This was recorded live on August 14th, 2015 and is now available online for a limited time)

Beginning October 1, 2015, all psychologists (and other qualified health professionals) MUST use the new ICD-10 code that goes into effect on that date. These codes will be used by Medicare, Medicaid and ALL private health insurance carriers.

The focus of this two-hour webinar presentation will be the new ICD-10 codes.

Dr. Puente served as APA’s representative to the American Medical Association’s Current Procedural Terminology panel from 1993 to 2008 at which time he was elected as a voting member of the Editorial Panel of the CPT – the first psychologist and the third non-physician to serve in this capacity. His work over a decade with the AMA and HCFA on the CPD codes used in billing for healthcare services and the psychology testing codes has helped assure hte future of the practice of the psychologist. He is the psychologist primarily responsible for development of the testing codes and the health and behavior codes. He consults with APA and provides testimony on various reimbursement issues on Capitol Hill. He also served on the Center for Medicare and Medicaid’s Coverage Advisory Committee. Dr. Puente is a past president of both the North Carolina Psychological Association and the North Carolina Psychological Foundation.

Dr. Puente is a Professor of Psychology at UNC-Wilmington and also maintains a private practice in neuropsychology.

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Once payment is confirmed/complete, a link to the webinar and copy of powerpoint presentation slides will be sent out by email.
No CE credits are being offered for this webinar.

Any questions, please don’t hesitate to email us at admin@NVpsychology.org for further assistance.