Ms. Lynn Anderanin

Area Of Expertise : Physician Coding Expert
30 Years Of Experience
Training Industry : Hospital & Healthcare

Senior Director of Coding Education for Healthcare Information Services, a physicians revenue cycle management company. She is a  former member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) National Advisory Board, and has served on several other boards for the AAPC. She is also the founder of her local chapter of the AAPC. Her experience is primarily in the specialties of Orthopedics, Rheumatology, and Hematology/Oncology. She has been a speaker for many conferences, including the AAPC National Conferences and Workshops, Community Colleges, audio conferences, and Local Chapters. Lynn became a CPC in 1993, and a Certified Instructor in 2002, and a Certified Orthopedic Surgery Coder in 2009.

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Live Webinar

2020 ICD-10-CM Changes effective 10/1/19

ICD-10-CM codes are used for providers of professional services like physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, psychiatrists, therapists, and other qualified healthcare professionals. ICD-10-CM codes are required on all CMS-150 ...

  • Basic & Intermediate & Advanced
  • 60 Mins
  • Nov 12, 2019
Live Webinar

CPT Changes for 2020

The CPT® manual is the HIPAA approved transaction code set that is used to report medical professional services to insurance companies for professional reimbursement of services and procedures. Each year this manual is updated to meet the c ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
  • Dec 09, 2019
Recorded Webinar

E/M Documentation Guidelines Changes for 2021- Start Preparing Now

For years, physicians have complained that the 1995 and 1997 Evaluation and Management (E/M) guidelines are outdated and made documentation for visits to complex and time-consuming. The Paper over Paperwork Act had addressed these concerns ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
On-Demand Webinar

Understanding CMS NCCI Edits and the Relative Value File

The National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) and the Relative Value File are two database files that the Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services(CMS) created for correct coding rules and guidelines related to Medicare claims. Most commer ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

E/M Coding Guidelines 101

Evaluation and Management (E/M) services make up a large portion of services and revenue for providers billing professional services. E/M is the means in which providers get paid for visits in all settings of medical services. There are dif ...

  • Basic
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Creating an Effective Process to Handle Denials

With the HIPAA Act of 1996, insurance companies were required to utilize the standard list of denial and remark codes when processing claims. It is up to the office to verify that denials received are appropriate and interpret remark codes ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Your Compliance Plan and Evaluation and Management (E/M) Auditing

The Affordable Care Act of 2010 made it mandatory that covered entity’s have a Compliance Plan. This session will review the Office of Inspector Generals (OIG) sample for a compliance plan and discuss what is needed for an auditing program ...

  • Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Applying Commonly Used Modifiers

Modifiers are used to share additional information with insurance carriers on a claim by claim basis. Not assigning a modifier, or using the wrong modifier can result in incorrect or no reimbursement. It is a critical part of billing and co ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Understanding How to Use the HCPCS Manual

Tips to look at in code descriptions for assistance Understand the layout of the HCPCS manual for efficient searches Using the index to start the search for a code Review common symbols used in the manual for guidance Areas in the man ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins
Recorded Webinar

Understanding E/M and the New Guideline Changes

This session will go through the basics of auditing a medical record for evaluation and management services for any provider speciality. This will include choosing the level of service utilizing an auditing tool for history, exam, and medic ...

  • Basic & Intermediate
  • 60 Mins