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COVID-19 Update: Coding and Documentation for the Pandemic and Beyond

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Clear up your COVID-19 coding and documentation confusion. Dr. Erica Remer will share the latest best practices that can help shield your organization from payer denials.

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Product Code: AI101421

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Description Biography Continuing Education

COVID-19 is the ultimate moving target. But that doesn't excuse your facility from the consequences of incorrect or incomplete coding, imprecise provider documentation and inappropriate billing. Since the pandemic's beginnings, Dr. Erica Remer has been closely monitoring the evolution of the disease and coupling this extensive knowledge with the latest best practices in ICD-10-CM coding and documentation. Now she's ready to share her latest findings and guidance in this exclusive ICD10monitor webcast.

As she's done in previous ICD10monitor webcasts, Dr. Remer will review current COVID-19 trends, including the rapid spread of the Delta variant. Drawing from real-world examples and coder questions, she'll walk you through areas of confusion that can prevent you from obtaining accurate, complete clinical documentation and arriving at the correct code assignments. You'll also get a look at what's ahead for COVID-19 coding beyond the pandemic.

Why This is Relevant:

Coding for COVID-19 is inherently risky due to constant change and rampant confusion. And, by risky we mean putting you in the crosshairs for payer denials. Also, inaccurate or incomplete reporting degrades the quality of the epidemiological data used for public health initiatives. In other words, there's a lot at stake. Make sure your coding and documentation comply with current rules and best practices by attending this timely, actionable webcast.

Learning Objectives:

  • Recognize the clinical course and supporting clinical indicators of COVID-19
  • Be able to apply the correct codes, based on provider documentation, that leads to the appropriate billing
  • Learn how to generate queries regarding COVID-19, its manifestations and sequelae
  • Gain skills in guiding providers to accurate and complete clinical documentation
  • Understand what may be coming to coding for COVID-19 in a post-pandemic world

Who Should Attend:

Inpatient, outpatient and physician office coding professionals, coding managers, coding auditing professionals, coding educators, coding compliance staff, clinical documentation integrity specialists (CDISs), CDI physician advisors, and health information management (HIM) professionals, managers, directors and supervisors, compliance officers, and case managers.

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