2021 CPT Coding and Billing for Speech Therapy Services
Please join us as Gawenda Seminars & Consulting, Inc. presents “2021 CPT Coding and Billing for Speech Therapy Services” webinar conference on January 21, 2021 from 1:00PM – 2:30PM eastern standard time. An accurate understanding of the coding and billing process is critical for speech-language pathologists (SLPs) in the outpatient therapy setting. This webinar will teach SLP’s how to report the correct CPT code(s) based on interventions provided, define the definition of substantial of a time-based CPT code and ensure the SLP is billing correctly to the insurance carrier.
Rick Gawenda, PTPresident
Rick Gawenda, P.T., graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan. Mr. Gawenda is currently the President and founder of Gawenda Seminars & Consulting, Inc. He has provided valuable education and consulting to hospitals, rehabilitation agencies, private practices, nursing homes, and his peers in the areas of CPT and ICD-10 coding, billing, documentation, reimbursement, and compliance as it pertains to outpatient therapy services as well as denial management and the appeals process for Medicare denied claims. Mr. Gawenda’s website, www.gawendaseminars.com, provides a valuable source of information on rehabilitation rules and regulations, coding, documentation, and reimbursement.
Mr. Gawenda is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association (APTA) and Michigan Physical Therapy Association (MPTA). Mr. Gawenda is the Past President of the Section on Health Policy & Administration of the APTA as well as Past President of the Michigan Association of Medical Rehabilitation Program Administrators.
Mr. Gawenda is also the author of “The How-To Manual for Rehab Documentation: A Complete Guide to Increasing Reimbursement and Reducing Denials” and “Coding and Billing For Outpatient Rehab Made Easy: Proper Use of CPT Codes, ICD-9 Codes and Modifiers”.