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10 Weeks of IPPSpalooza

IPPSpalooza is coming up, it's the biggest time of the year for ICD10monitor. It's the 10-week period that starts when the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) final rule is released and continues through October 1st – when the regulations, including the ICD-10 codes, are effective. Talk Ten Tuesdays and the ICD10monitor editorial board will be focusing on relevant information leading up to the release of the new ICD-10 codes and will provide not only the news but in-depth analyses of all IPPS related regulations — all with the goal of helping organizations prepare for a smooth implementation.

Applying the new codes with proficiency can be an impossible task without a thorough understanding of the codes themselves. ICD University has put together three comprehensive online courses covering the ICD-10 changes that will make the 2021 IPPS implementation less stressful for you.

FEATURES & BENEFITS

  • Understand all of the code changes, updates, and revisions.
  • Be able to identify the changes that you need to incorporate into your job.
  • Avoid making mistakes that could lose your organization money in the new year.
  • Understand the reasoning behind the new code changes.

TOPICS COVERED

  • ICD-10-PCS code updates and changes
  • ICD-10-CM code updates and changes
  • Medicare Severity Diagnosis Related Groups (MS-DRG) shifts
  • NTAP Updates
  • Understand the implications of the new rule to your facility
  • Learn how to prepare an action plan for FY21 IPPS

Schedule of Events

The webcast schedule for the 2021 Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) Online Coding Courses.
All webcasts are available to attend live or on-demand.

2021 IPPS Final Rule Webcast 1: Master the ICD-10-CM Changes

SEPTEMBER 15, 12.30 PM CT  |  Approved CEUs for (1) AAPC and (1) AHIMA

PRICE: $159

Numerous significant changes to ICD-10-CM codes and guidelines will take effect October 1, 2020. From this first webcast of a three-part series, you'll learn how ICD-10-CM code updates and the 2021 Final Rule could impact your facility.

Attend this webcast so you can develop an action plan for the coming year and understand all of the impacts to ICD-10-CM codes, changes that will impact policy decisions, and more.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn about the new ICD-10-CM codes and guideline changes for FY21
  • Be able to analyze CC/MCC changes
  • Understand the overall changes to the classification system
  • Gain insights into diagnosis updates to the MCEs
  • Learn how to develop an action plan for FY21 preparation

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2021 IPPS Final Rule Webcast 2: Master the ICD-10-PCS Changes

SEPTEMBER 16, 12.30 PM CT  |  Approved CEUs for (1) AAPC and (1) AHIMA

PRICE: $159

More than 78,000 ICD-10-PCS codes, including 544 new codes, as well as guideline changes, will be effective as of October 1, 2020. From this second webcast of a three-part series covering the 2021 IPPS Final Rule, you'll learn how to prepare for major changes.

Register now for this exclusive ICD10monitor webcast on the ICD-10-PCS coding updates led by senior healthcare consultant Laurie Johnson.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn the new ICD-10-PCS codes for FY21
  • Identify new technology options based on ICD-10-PCS codes
  • Be able to analyze changes in the PCS tables
  • Understand changes to the PCS classification system
  • Learn how to develop an action plan for FY21 preparation

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2021 IPPS Final Rule Webcast 3: Master the MS-DRG Updates and NTAPs

SEPTEMBER 17, 12.30 PM CT  |  Approved CEUs for (1) AAPC and (1) AHIMA

PRICE: $159

The IPPS Final Rule, consisting of thousands of pages, covers current MS-DRG methodology that's critical to your organization's fiscal health. This 60-minute session hits the highlights, including MS-DRG changes and shifts, updates to MCEs, and NTAP items.

Register now for this exclusive ICD10monitor webcast on the MS-DRG Shifts and NTAP updates led by senior healthcare consultant Laurie Johnson.

Learning Objectives:

  • Learn the changes in MS-DRGs for FY21
  • Be informed about the shifts in MS-DRGs
  • Understand changes in the new technology add-on payment
  • Gain insights into changes in the MCEs
  • Learn how to develop an action plan for FY21 preparation

Register to Attend Live    Order the Recording

Our Speaker

Laurie Johnson

Laurie M. Johnson, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

Laurie Johnson is currently a senior healthcare consultant for Revenue Cycle Solutions, based in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Laurie is an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer. She has more than 35 years of experience in health information management and specializes in coding and related functions. She has been a featured speaker in over 40 conferences. Laurie is a member of the ICD10monitor editorial board and is a permanent panelist on Talk Ten Tuesdays.