Thank you This live web event has ended. Thank you for attending. Contributors Coding Expert - Emily Hill, PA Hill and Associates Wilmington, NC President of Hill & Associates, Inc., Emily has a broad professional background in the health care industry. Her clinical, administrative, and consulting experience gives her a unique perspective in advising health care providers and their staff in medical practice management. With more than twenty years of experience as a health care consultant, she has worked with numerous academic and private practices on coding reimbursement, compliance, and practice management issues. Ms. Hill has taught coding seminars for a number of medical specialty societies including the American Academy of Pain Medicine, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the American Academy of Physician Assistants. She is an advisor to the American Academy of Pain Medicine on coding and reimbursement issues. She is a frequent speaker for state associations, national health systems, and numerous medical practices. She currently serves as a representative on the Health Care Professionals Advisory Committee Review Board for the Relative Value Update Committee (RUC). Ms. Hill was also selected to participate on the American Medical Association's CPT-5 Project, the National Uniform Claim Committee, and on a Clinical Practice Expert Panel for the Health Care Financing Administration's (HCFA) Practice Expense Study. She has served on various workgroups for the RUC and CPT processes. Ms. Hill provided direct patient care as a certified Physician Assistant for a family practice group, served as Chief Executive Officer of a behavioral health facility, and was Vice President of Operations for a psychiatric management company. Ms. Hill is a graduate of the Bowman Gray School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program and received her BA in Education from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.