Chiropractic and the VA Patient

This will be a live virtual event offered during The National - Virtual Event

The Veteran’s Administration has embraced and recognized the good that doctors of chiropractic can do to help our country’s veterans. More and more providers are signing up to be participating with this amazing program. However, as with many government programs, there are specific rules to follow.  Missteps in this program carry the risk of non-payment and program removal. Documentation requirements are straightforward and easy to implement. In this session, Kathy Weidner will outline everything you need to know to ensure that your VA patient and documentation process is smooth and accurate, and your bills are properly submitted for rapid reimbursement.

Target Audience

Doctor of Chiropractic
Certified Chiropractic Physician's Assistant

Learning Objectives

Because of this session, attendees can expect the following outcomes and learning objectives:

  • Recognize the key documentation requirements and components required to be eligible to treat Veterans Administration referrals
  • Compose documentation that meets these required VA elements, while avoiding missteps most commonly found in denials and audits
  • Appraise and self-audit the VA process from referral through discharge, looking for key factors known to be often missing, and understand what to do to correct the deficiency
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 2.00 Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) CE
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Kathy (KMC) Wiedner, MCS-P, CCPC

Since 1983, Kathy, better known professionally as Kathy Mills Chang, has been providing healthcare providers and teams with hands-on training, advice and tools to improve the financial performance of their practices. As a Certified Medical Compliance Specialist (MCS- P), a Certified Professional Chiropractic Coder (CCPC) and a Certified Clinical Chiropractic Assistant (CCCA), Kathy is a well-known and sought-after speaker throughout the country. She has served in National and State level Organizations and sits on diverse boards and
advisory councils related to the profession.

In 2007, Kathy Mills Chang, Inc. was created to bring hope and peace of mind to the business side of practice. Its analysis and training arm, KMC University, provides professional assessment and self-paced or instructor-led education to help companies implement solutions to increase revenue and/or decrease healthcare compliance regulation risk in their business. Kathy leads a team of professionals with over 250 years’ hands-on experience to deliver these solutions to the profession, both personally and virtually… making the implementation quick and cost-effective. You can find out more about KMC University at

Available Credit

  • 2.00 Doctor of Chiropractic (DC) CE


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