Neurosurgeons entering practice face a whole new world of responsibilities and challenges outside of the operating room: coding for proper reimbursement, oral board preparation, professional requirements and more. Meet these challenges head on with essential resources and references. Earn up to 9.25 CME.
- 2021 AANS Guide to Coding (Print Copy)
- E/M Reference Card (Print Copy)
- Building Social Media Impact/Online Branding
- A New Standard of Care: Making Telehealth Work for You
- Top 10 Neurosurgical Procedures and How to Code Them
- Top 10 Commonly Missed Codes
- E/M 2021 Update Webinar for Coders and Neurosurgeons
- Coding for the Oral Board Exam
- 2021 Code Red Flyer
- AANS Virtual 2020: Socioeconomic Session
The E/M Reference Card and the 2021 AANS Guide to Coding are print references, mailed upon course registration. Please allow 2-3 weeks for delivery.
The opinions expressed in this educational activity are those of the faculty and do not necessarily represent the views of the AANS. This educational activity does not endorse one particular type of instrumentation, nor is it intended to dictate an exclusive course of management. It presents one of numerous recognized methods of clinical practice for consideration by physicians for incorporation into their practices. Variations of practice taking into account the needs of the individual patient, resources, and limitations unique to the institution or type of practice may be appropriate. Disclosure about patient confidentiality, standards of care, or course of management does not imply endorsement or disapproval of products.
Please note: It is recognized that the use of non-FDA approved devices is described in some of the published material, but these techniques are often the standard of care and may be of value to the patients we serve.
As a provider accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the AANS must ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all of its sponsored educational activities. In accordance with the ACCME’s Standards for Commercial Support, the AANS is required to disclose to the activity audience the relevant financial relationships of the planners, faculty and any other individual in a position to control content of this activity.
Please find the relevant financial relationships disclosed below for all individuals in control of content. All conflicts of interest have been resolved in accordance with ACCME Standards for Commercial Support.
|Joshua B. Bederson, MD, FAANS||Grants/Research Support – Brainlab Other Financial Support – Surgical theater Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) – Surgical theater|
|Pascal Marcel Jabbour, MD, FAANS||Consultant Fees – Medtronic, Microvention Grants/Research Support – Medtronic, Cerenovus|
|John K. Ratliff, MD, FAANS||Consultant Fees - Stryker Spine, Nuvasive, Medtronic Grants/Research Support - OREF, Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality|
|Clemens M. Schirmer, MD, PhD, FAANS||Honorarium - AANS Grants/Research Support - NIH NINDS Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) - NTI|
|Michael Y. Wang, MD, FAANS||Consultant Fees - Depuy Spine, K2M, Spineology, Stryker Other Financial Support - Depuy Spine, Neuro Consulting, LLC, Quality Medical Publishing Stock Shareholder (purchased direct) - ISD, Neuro Consulting, LLC, Medical Device Partners Board, Trustee, Officer, Leadership position that could affect an entities' finances - Vallum|
*Luis Manuel Tumialán, MD, FAANS
Anand Veeravagu, MD NuVasive , Stryker ,OSTEOCENTRIC Consultant Fees, Gifts: Merchandise, Entertainment, Travel, etc.
ATEC Stock Shareholder
SURGICAL THEATER Gifts: Merchandise, Entertainment, Travel, etc., Stock Shareholde
“Planners, faculty and any other individuals in control of content not listed have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships or conflict of interest to disclose for this activity.”
The AANS is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
The AANS designates this enduring material for a maximum of 9.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity was published in 10/13/2021. Credit may be obtained until 10/13/2024.
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