Webinars

Upcoming Inpatient and Outpatient Webinars

Webinar Details

FY20 ICD-10 UPDATES - September 12, 2019 at 1 PM CST.

Join us for a review of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS guidelines and code updates.  One of our most popular webinars.  Make sure you are ready for 10/1/19 changes!! 

Speakers: Susan Wallace, MEd, RHIA, CCS, CCDS, CDIP, FAHIMA and Chris Merle, MS, RHIA, CCS, CCDS, CDIP, CMA (AAMA). 1 CE pending approval.  Registration closes on September 11 at 1 PM. REGISTRATION CLOSED. 

NEW! THE ROLE OF ICD-10-CM CODING IN THE NEW WORLD OF PDPM REIMBURSEMENT - September 26, 2019 at 1 PM CST

This webinar will provide an overview of the new Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) that goes into effect for Long-Term Care Facilities (SNFs) on 10/1/2019.  You will learn how the payment system works and differs from the previous one, as well as the different and more crucial role that ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes will play in determining correct payment for these patients.  At the end of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Understand the PDPM payment system compared to the previous system and the increased role of coding in the new system.
  • Understand the crucial need for accuracy in assigning ICD-10-CM codes and their impact on determining the correct payment group.
  • Understand coding rules/issues for coding in the PDPM system and how they differ from the acute care setting

Speaker: Joy Ewing, RHIA, CCS, 1 CE pending approval. Cost $79 per line. Registration closes on September 25 at 1:00 PM.  REGISTER

OUTPATIENT REHAB (PT, OT, ST) - October 10, 2019 at 1 PM

Speaker: Tammy Moss, RHIT, RHIT, CCS, COC, CIRCC. Attendees will be hear highlights and changes to Outpatient Rehab. We will cover the importance of the documentation of “complexity” and it's impact on initial evaluations as well as timed vs untimed modality charges. We will also cover identification of the KX modifier, targeted medical review thresholds, and how the PTA and OTA modifiers are going to impact the department scheduling and charges. 1 CE pending approval. Registration closes on October 9 at 1 PM.  REGISTER

HIGH RISK: PROBLEM PRONE - A VIEW FROM THE TOP - November 21, 2019 at 1 PM CST

We will review important documentation and coding issues from high volume MS-DRGs, with emphasis on issues from the top 20 MS-DRGs among the Medicare population.  

Speakers: Susan Wallace, MEd, RHIA, CCS, CCDS, CDIP, FAHIMA and Chris Merle, MS, RHIA, CCS, CCDS, CDIP, CMA (AAMA).  1 CE pending approval. Cost $79 per line. Registration closes on November 20 at 1:00 PM.  REGISTER

OPPS UPDATE FOR 2020 - December 12, 2019 at 1 PM CST

Attendees will experience a thorough review and key takeaways of the most impactful and pertinent updates to the 2020 OPPS Final Rule.

Speaker: Kathy Dean, CPMA, COC, CPC, CPC-P, CCS-P. 1 CE pending approval.  Registration closes on December 11 at 1 PM.  REGISTER

 

Cost per Webinar/Registration Instructions

The cost for each 1 hour webinar is posted above.  The cost includes one line.  Please note that payment MUST be received prior to the date of the webinar. Registration is available online only. 

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