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CME Online Presents: News, Notes & Compliance - FASMA WEBINAR SERIES July 8, 2020

This material is only available to individuals who attended the live event

About This Course

News and Notes To Improve Patient Care and Coding Compliance.

Learning Objectives:

At the end of the educational program, the learner will be able to:

  • Understand why forms you may want to use must be vetted.
  • Properly document participation of a person who is accompaning a patient in the patient's encounter record.
  • Understand the new standard for keeping multidose vials.
  • Properly document the diagnoses for surgery being performed.
  • Differentiate between real, phishing or spam with regard to credentialing.
  • Understand the difference between bunion and hallux valgus coding.
  • Commercial Interests: No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity. Intended Audience: Podiatric physicians and staff Cost to Learners: Included at no charge for registrants of the live webinar

    Course Staff

    David Freedman, DPM

    Dr. Freedman currently is Vice-President of Foot and Ankle Specialists of the Mid-Atlantic, LLC and a board member of US Foot and Ankle Specialists. He is a past Pres. of the Maryland State Board of Podiatric Medical Examiners. He has been active nationally as a Committee member and now Chair of the APMA Coding Committee. He is the CAC representative from Maryland. He is board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery and is a Fellow, American College of Foot and Ankle Surgeons and Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons. He is certified from the American Academy of Professional Coders and is a Certified Professional Medical Auditor.


    no charge for FASMA members

    Intended Audience : Podiatrists

    Refund Policy

    No refunds are available for online courses

    Compliance Statement

    In accordance with the Council on Podiatric Medical Education's Standards and Requirements for Approval of Providers of Continuing Education in Podiatric Medicine, any relevant financial relationships with commercial interests of faculty, planning committee, or any others who have influence over the content of this educational activity must be disclosed to program participants.

    Commercial Interests: No commercial interest provided financial support for this continuing education activity

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    CME Online is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. CME Online has approved this activity for a maximum of one continuing education contact hour.