Why Should You Attend:
The providers and staff need to understand the rationale behind new codes. These code changes describe new methods of treatment as well as changes to methods currently used and support proven emerging technology as a form of treatment. Codes that are deleted represent old forms of treatment and if submitted to insurance companies will result in the claim being denied and payment being held for proper code submission, costing providers additional staff time for processing.
CPT® codes describe on a medical claim form submitted to insurance companies the services and procedures performed by professional providers for reimbursement. Applying the valid codes assist in timely reimbursement and ensures compliance with current coding rules and guidelines. It is important that anyone involved in choosing and submitting CPT® codes is aware of the current codes for the date in which they are billing for. These changes are implemented each year on January 1st with no grace period.
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Lynn Fountain has over 35 years of experience spanning public accounting, corporate accounting and consulting. She has 20 years of experience working in the areas of internal and external auditing. She is a subject matter expert in multiple fields including internal audit, ethics, fraud evaluations, Sarbanes-Oxley, enterprise risk management, governance, financial management and compliance.
Ms. Fountain has held two chief audit executive positions for international companies. Since 2008, she has served in positions where she was responsible for internal audit, enterprise risk management and Sarbanes-Oxley. Ms. Fountain has a private consulting and training business, and she has developed and delivered leading edge training sessions on COSO, internal audit, ERM, accounting, leadership, governance, compliance and ethics. She delivers training for the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Institute of Internal Auditors, and multiple seminar and training groups.
Ms. Fountain is the author of two technical books that released in 2015: Raise the Red Flag – The Internal Auditors Guide to Fraud Evaluations; Leading the Internal Audit Function. In addition, Ms. Fountain is a frequent blogger on the LinkedIn platform and has also had numerous articles published in professional and technical publications. She is currently authoring a third technical book on corporate ethics and the internal auditor’s challenge.
She has performed as an adjunct instructor for the School of Business for Grantham University and developed the first internal audit curriculum for the School of Business at the University of Kansas. Ms. Fountain obtained her BSBA from Pittsburg State University and her MBA from Washburn University in Kansas. She has her CGMA, CRMA credentials and CPA certificate (non-active).