Acknowledgement of Financial Commercial Support

No financial commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Acknowledgement of In-Kind Commercial Support

No in-kind commercial support was received for this educational activity.

Satisfactory Completion

Learners must complete an evaluation form to receive a certificate of completion. Your chosen sessions must be attended in their entirety. Partial credit of individual sessions is not available. If you are seeking continuing education credit for a specialty not listed below, it is your responsibility to contact your licensing/certification board to determine course eligibility for your licensing/certification requirement.

Joint Accreditation Statement

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Amedco LLC and American College of Physican Advisors. Amedco LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Amedco Joint Accreditation Provider Number: 4008163

Physicians (ACCME) Credit Designation

Amedco LLC designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.75 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM for physicians. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacists & Pharmacy Technicians (ACPE) Credit Designation

Amedco LLC designates this activity for a maximum of 6.75 knowledge-based CPE contact hours.

JA4008163-9999-24-095-L99-P | JA4008163-9999-24-095-L99-T
JA4008163-9999-24-096-L01-P | JA4008163-9999-24-096-L01-T
JA4008163-9999-24-097-L02-P | JA4008163-9999-24-097-L02-T
JA4008163-9999-24-098-L03-P | JA4008163-9999-24-098-L03-T
JA4008163-9999-24-099-L04-P | JA4008163-9999-24-099-L04-T
JA4008163-9999-24-100-L05-P | JA4008163-9999-24-100-L05-T
JA4008163-9999-24-101-L06-P | JA4008163-9999-24-101-L06-T
JA4008163-9999-24-102-L07-P | JA4008163-9999-24-102-L07-T
JA4008163-9999-24-103-L08-P | JA4008163-9999-24-103-L08-T

NOTE to Pharmacists: The only official Statement of Credit is the one you pull from CPE Monitor. You must request your certificate within 45 days of your participation in the activity to meet the deadline for submission to CPE Monitor. Credits are generally reported during the first week of each month for those who claimed during the month prior.

Objectives - After Attending This Program You Should Be Able To

  1. Describe Medicare’s 2 Midnight Rule and how to apply it for proper Inpatient/Outpatient status designation for Medicare FFS beneficiaries.
  2. Understand the purpose of condition code 44, when and what is required for completion and the physician advisor role in completion of this important process.
  3. Describe and understand Medicare MS-DRG system and the implications of CC/MCC effect on hospital payment and quality scoring. Understand how Physician Advisors can assist Clinical Documentation Integrity Specialists in ensuring accurate and complete documentation in clinical care is captured.

Disclosure of Conflict of Interest

The following table of disclosure information is provided to learners and contains the relevant financial relationships that each individual in a position to control the content disclosed to Amedco. All of these relationships were treated as a conflict of interest, and have been resolved. (C7 SCS 6.1-6.2, 6.5)

All individuals in a position to control the content of CE are listed below.

NameCommercial Interest:Relationship
Ahmed Abuabdou N/A
Carolyn Dutton N/A
Denise Goodman Elsevier:Other
Al Gore N/A
Ronald Hirsch N/A
Benjamin Kartchner Brundage Group:Employee
Erica Remer Erica Remer, MD, Inc:Consultant
Juliet Ugarte Hopkins N/A
Parthavi Das N/A
Justin Kaiser N/A

How to Get Your Certificate

  1. Go to
  2. Click on the 2024 Essentials and Fundamentals link.
  3. Evaluate the meeting.
  4. Print, download, or save your certificate for your records.
  5. If you lose your certificate, or need help, go to

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