E&M AUDITING BOOTCAMP
Also a prep course for Certified Evaluation & Management Auditor (CEMA) Certification
This is an instructor led LIVE ONLINE BOOTCAMP.
Our Evaluation and Management Auditing BootCamp is an advanced, E&M focused training bootcamp conducted online. Attendees learn the components of E&M auditing focused on 2021 Documentation Guidelines for 99202-99215 based services. During this training, we focus not only on the guidelines, but also on including the grey areas of auditing and how to address these with a policy for your organization.
Each area of learning and review is address with hands-on auditing exercises to deepen understanding and build confidence in E&M auditing abilities.
Join a pre-scheduled class, OR book a class for YOUR TEAM!
Proficiency Testing through Certification
Obtain your CEMA to identify your expertise as an Evaluation & Management Auditor.
This is a certification exam is testing your audit proficiency as opposed to your testing ability. This exam includes 10 encounters to be audited, and the pass rating is based on the proficiency of the auditors precision rating.
Each section of MDM and Time are broken down into multiple choice questions (8 questions) and repeated for each of the 10 encounters. These questions are utilized during the bootcamp training while through hands-on encounter examples.
A 70% is required to pass the exam and obtain a CEMA, and one complimentary retest is provided. The exam is an online proctored exam (webcam required).
To maintain the CEMA certification, 12 CEUs is required annually, primarily in E&M, but NAMAS will accept CEUs used for other certification. NAMAS membership is also required, however the membership is provided (for those who are not already members) with the bootcamp, and our membership provides 12 annual CEUs as a benefit.
Example of a CEMA Certification Multiple Choice Question:
When auditing the complexity of the problem addressed within the MDM (Column One and Column One ONLY), the appropriate finding is:
Who benefits from participation in the NAMAS E&M Auditing BootCamp?
Medical professionals who understand the fundamental of what an E&M code is, basic knowledge of coding and auditing wish to further their career.
NAMAS Member: $599
CEMA Certification Test (proctored online exam): $199*
Course Registration Includes: 12 AAPC CEUs, Curriculum Manual, Audit Grid and 1 Year NAMAS Membership
*Requires passing score of 70% or Higher to earn Certified Evaluation & Management Auditor Credential; online exam registrations are subject to an additional $35 online testing fee