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Medicare for California Endocrinologists: Care in a Changing Healthcare World

posted: December 11, 2020

Dr. Patricia Wu, Chair of the CACE Practice Committee, organized a webinar featuring Dr. Arthur Lurvey as speaker. The live webinar was offered free of charge to our members on December 10 and focused on the latest details of the new E&M rules, including examples from the AMA Medicare MDPP (Medicare Diabetes Prevention Program). Dr. Lurvey provided an update on telehealth and the ongoing impact from COVID-19, highlighting applicable telehealth codes that will remain and those likely to go away. The talk included how to deal with the resumption of audits (TPE and post-pay audits). In addition, Dr. Lurvey addressed new category III CPT and ICD codes for the next year that will affect endocrinologists.

Dr. Lurvey is a board-certified endocrinologist who has been in practice for 35 years and a Medicare Contractor Medical Director for 21 years, working with large insurance companies including, most recently, Noridian Healthcare Solutions. He is a delegate to CMA and AMA, and a CMA surveyor for JCAHO hospital survey.

Thank you to all who were able to attend the webinar presented by Dr. Arthur Lurvey on December 10, 2020.

If you missed the webinar or would like to look over the presentation it is now available to view. The video of the webinar is available now for CACE members.

Download the Webinar Presentation