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Medical Billing and Coding FAQs | Annual Wellness Visit | HEDIS®


Q #23: Interested in AWV and measures reporting…
A. Alicia: I don’t know what AWV is. Laureen: Yeah. If you could put that in the
discussion board and spell it out for us. After the webinar, we found out: AWV: Annual Wellness Visit There are HEDIS®
measures: One list found at: http://www.fchp.org/providers/resources/hedis-measures.aspx HEDIS® stands for Healthcare Effectiveness
Data and Information Set. Check out Wikipedia for an overview of HEDIS®. http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/HEDIS Q #24: Would love to know more on how coding
for history and physical before surgery is to be done. I’m finding insurance companies
all pay differently for these. A: Laureen: I think you kind of answered your
own question. It’s ‘your mileage may vary’ based on payer, but definitely start a thread
in the discussion board and I’m sure you’ll have others that can help you with that. Q #25: Someone asked if they have to wait
to turn in the CEU that we just gave you (during the webinar) or wait until the end of the
presentation. A: We’re done. This is just extra.

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