2019 ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding Clinic Update Webcast Series
The AHA's quarterly ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding Clinic addresses questions and challenges with clinical coding. Information in the publication helps to ensure that compliant coding is practiced. This webcast series updates coders with the latest information.
Untangling Cardiovascular Surgery: New Approach to ICD-10-PCS Coding
Going beyond the typical cardiovascular surgery coding presentation, this webcast, led by Kristi Pollard, breaks down the procedures into bitesize pieces thus helping to rebuild your knowledge of this complex procedure in a new and compelling fashion by applying that knowledge to operative reports.
Learning How to Create Compliant Queries for Pneumonia
This exclusive ICD10monitor webcast on the documentation and coding of pneumonia will highlight strategies that are necessary to implement in order to improve physician proactiveness in documenting elements that differentiate simple pneumonia from complex pneumonia.
Master the Coding of E&M Services, Part II: Medical Decision Making
Medical decision-making element of E&M coding, including the components of differential diagnoses, treatment options, amount and complexity of data, and risk will be discussed. Attendees will learn how to quantify each, and how each contributes to the selection of the decision-making level.
Kidney Disease: Documentation, Coding, and Denial Prevention
This webcast on acute kidney disease will give you a better understanding the physiology, terminology, and clinical findings that define acute renal failure and will help standardize the query process, thus ultimately improving the hospital's ability to reliably capture the diagnosis.
Master the Coding of E&M Services: A 4-Part Webcast Series
Your organization is at risk of losing revenue due to inaccurate E&M coding. That's because failure to appropriately code for E&M services can lead to failed audits, costly repayments, and an interruption of patient care.
Sepsis 3: Using the New Definition to Avoid Denials
This webcast will help coders and clinical documentation integrity specialists understand the two definitions of sepsis: Sepsis-1, used by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services as criteria for its hospital inpatient quality reporting (IQR), and Sepsis-3 used by providers and payers.
Using Documentation to Support CDI and Medical Necessity
This webcast will show you how to document to support the optimization of the DRG and how accurate documentation will support medical necessity of inpatient status. Extensive use of clinical scenarios will help you better understand new documentation concepts in the era of value-based care.
Learn How to Simplify the Complexities of Coding Diabetes
Diabetes is now one of the most common diagnosis in ICD-10-CM. Yet, coding diabetes is confusing. This exclusive ICD10monitor webcast on coding diabetes can help you understand the associated diabetic complications and manifestations that add to the complexity of coding this chronic condition.
Coding Ophthalmology: Learn Strategies to Protect Reimbursement
This exclusive ICD10monitor webcast will clear up confusion associated with the challenges of coding ophthalmology services—services that are increasing in frequency as the population ages, thus driving revenue and reimbursement and the likelihood of audits and takebacks unless coded correctly.
CPT and ICD-10 Coding for Foot and Ankle Trauma
When coding foot and ankle trauma, you need to know which CPT® codes to choose, which diagnosis codes to attach to which CPT codes, which modifiers to use, and which modifiers to append to which CPT codes. Get any of those issues wrong through incorrect coding and you can expect failed audits, denied claims and the loss of reimbursement.