PA and NP Billing Update for Orthopaedics

CMS made significant changes to its non-physician provider (NPP) billing rules in 2022 and 2023. Dive into the intricacies of incident to, direct, and split/shared billing for Medicare claims, with a focus on applying the new CMS criteria.  

This quick 30-minute virtual course analyzes the NPP billing options for Medicare, with a detailed look at changes effective in 2023 that apply in orthopaedic practices. 

In this session you will:

  1. Refresh your understanding of the definitions and criteria for incident to, direct, and split/shared billing. 
  2. Compare CMS’s previous rules for split/shared reporting with what changes occurred in 2022 and what’s new in 2023.
  3. Learn about a new modifier CMS requires for split/shared services.
  4. Assess orthopaedic scenarios to practice applying these essential billing concepts.


As a board- certified Physician Assistant, Jennifer has spent nearly 20 years in health care, with most of that time in orthopaedics.   Her clinical experiences add to her understanding of the importance of solid documentation as well as diagnostic and procedural coding.

30 minutes
*You will have access to the content for 30 days from the time you receive the access information.
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