April 03, 2020

After a successful first year, the GPSC will continue to offer its billing education webinars about GPSC incentive fees and select MSP fees for all family physicians.

Below are details for the scheduled spring 2020 webinars, and details for the spring and fall sessions will be announced as they become available.

Physicians are encouraged to join the live, scheduled webinars to receive information that is up-to-date information, advice that is relevant, and opportunities for real-time engagement. Webinars are not recorded.

In advance of a session, registrants will be provided details on what to expect and how to participate during the session.

Session 1: MSP Basics – Introduction to Billing for Family Practice
Tuesday, April 21, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. | Register

Aimed at new-to-practice family physicians, and of interest to all family physicians, this session is designed as an introduction to family practice billing and will cover content including:

  • General Preamble review
  • Basic billing rules
  • Basic visit (00100 series)
  • Complete physical (00101)
  • Counseling (00120)
  • House calls

Session 2: GPSC Billing Part 1
Thursday, April 30, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. | Register

  • GPSC Preamble overview
  • GPSC Portal & Locum portal (14070, 14071)
  • Overview of responsibilities for Most Responsible Provider as per GPSC preamble
  • Locums
  • Communicating with patients (14076, 14078, 14023)
  • Conferencing about patients (14077, 14018, 13005)
  • Advice to another provider (13005, 14019, 14021, 14022)

Session 3: GPSC Billing Part 2
Thursday, May 7, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. | Register

  • Complex Care (14033, 14075)
  • Chronic Disease Management (14050, 14051, 14052, 14053)

Session 4: GPSC Billing Part 3
Tuesday May 19, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. | Register

  • Prevention/Personal Health Risk Assessment (14066)
  • Mental Health (14043, 14044, 14045, 14046, 14047, 14048)
  • Palliative Care (14063)
  • Recap of definitions and what can be done face-to-face vs. non face-to-face

Session 5: GPSC Billing Part 4 
Tuesday, June 16, 2020 at 6:00 p.m. | Register

Aimed at family physicians working in teams, including family physicians who are part of primary care networks, this cumulative session reviews content covered in sessions one through four, as well as:

  • Billing in Team Based Care Environments
  • Delegation & Communication

Session 6: Case-based exercises

Tuesday, June 23 2020 at 6:00 p.m. | Register

Participants in this session will be led through more challenging, complex family practice billing scenarios. This cumulative session includes all content covered in sessions one through five, including all GPSC incentives and relevant MSP fees covered to-date.