Sign Your Name Across Your Chart: Ensure Clinician Signatures Will Satisfy Auditors - Webinar Concluded

Product Code: YMPDB111617D

Quick Overview

Invalid or illegible signatures are a common and costly mistake when signing the medical record. When Medicare auditors find a clinician hasn’t followed signature rules, they can immediately issue a denial. Learn how to prevent this mistake and protect your revenue.

Sign Your Name Across Your Chart: Ensure Clinician Signatures Will Satisfy Auditors

Sign Your Name Across Your Chart: Ensure Clinician Signatures Will Satisfy Auditors

Presented on:
Thursday, November 16, 2017

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Level of Program:

At the conclusion of this program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand how improper signatures can cost the practice money
  • Spot signatures that don’t meet Medicare’s definition of valid and legible
  • Create compliant remedies for signature mistakes


  • Identify what constitutes a valid signature
  • Identify the risks of improper or illegible signatures
  • Signature mistakes: Identify the common signature errors that endanger claims and revenue
  • Ask the speaker

Who Should Listen?

Compliance officers

Your Expert Presenter:

Doris BrankerDoris Branker, CPC, CIRCC, CPMA, CPC-I, CANPC, CEMC
President, DB Healthcare Consulting and Education, LLC

Doris Branker, CPC, CIRCC, CPMA, CPC-I, CANPC, CEMC, is president of DB Healthcare Consulting, a practice management consulting firm that also offers medical coding preparation camps. Branker is a nationally recognized educator, coding expert, and practice management consultant, as well as an approved educator and PMCC licensed instructor with the AAPC. Her areas of expertise include medical coding, compliance, auditing, billing, and collections management. She holds specialty certifications in E/M, interventional radiology, and cardiovascular coding.

How the Webinar Works:

Add this webinar to your shopping cart or call toll-free 1-855-CALL-DH1 (1-855-225-5341).

In advance of the webinar you will receive a toll free telephone number with dialing instructions and a link to download the course materials. Listen in and follow along live on the web or stream the training On Demand after the live date. Note: On Demand viewers are eligible for CEUs.

There is no limit to the number of staff from your office who can listen to the webinar live via speakerphone* or view On Demand. Access to the On Demand version and its accompanying materials is guaranteed for 90 days from the date of purchase.

When prompted, you will have an opportunity to ask your questions during the live webinar only.

Webinar system requirements and program materials:

To fully benefit from the webcast experience, please note you will need a computer equipped with the following:

Browser: Microsoft Internet Explorer 6 or later, Firefox, Chrome, or Safari, with JavaScript enabled
Internet: 56K or faster Internet connection (high-speed connection recommended)
Streaming: for audio/video streaming, Adobe Flash plug-in or Safari browser on iOS devices 

Prior to the webinar, you will receive an email with detailed system requirements, your login information, presentation slides, and other materials that you can print and distribute to all attendees at your location.

No problem. The On-Demand version is now available. Use it as a training tool at your convenience—whenever your new or existing staff need a refresher or need to understand a new concept. Play it once or dozens of times. A $199 value!

*One phone line per registration fee. Additional connections subject to additional registration fees.