evolving environment of over-the-counter hearing aids, big box stores, and
changing reimbursement, should audiologists charge differently for hearing aid
services? This webinar explores why itemizing services or providing a hybrid
model of service delivery could be beneficial, how this model was implemented
at one medical center, and how to determine what to bill.
be able to:
reasons why audiologists may need to amend their service delivery
CPT codes that can be used to bill hearing aid services
how to determine what to charge for services
This is one
of four courses in the ASHA Audiology 2023: Practice Management webinar series.
all the courses in this series.
itemize? (15 min.)
experience of one medical center (20 min.)
to itemize for hearing aid services (15 min.)
codes to use (30 min.)
Bachmann, AuD, MHL, is the director of audiology for Atrium
Health Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina,
where her areas of clinical focus and interest include cochlear implants,
promoting evidence-based practice, collaborative culture, and professional
issues. Dr. Bachmann received her AuD from the University of North Carolina at
Chapel Hill and her Cochlear Implant Specialty Certification from the American
Board of Audiology. More recently, she completed a master’s in health care
leadership from the School of Medicine at Wake Forest University. Dr. Bachmann
has had many previous state and national service positions including serving as
a founding member of the North Carolina Audiology Association, president of the
North Carolina Audiology Association, and conference chair for both the NC
Audiology Association and NC Speech Language Hearing Association. She is a past
chair of the American Board of Audiology Board of Governors. Dr. Bachmann is a
member of the Hearing Healthcare Collaborative, a national group of
hearing-related professionals dedicated to thinking through the tough issues
that create barriers to care.
compensation from ASHA for this presentation
of Atrium Health Wake Forest
about what you learned and report on the Completion Form how you will use your
continuing education credit, you must complete and submit the learning
assessment by the end date below.
History and CE
webinar date: July 20, 2023
End date: July 22, 2028
This course is offered for 0.2 ASHA CEUs (Intermediate level, Related area).