2013 Annual Meeting

Featured Session

Beyond the Basics Coding Workshop


Speaker: Dawn W Jackson DrPH, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA

Stay on top of your coding game! This two-day intermediate level course is designed for those with a basic understanding of CPT, ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM. It covers such topics as healthcare reimbursement issues; coding of evaluation and management services; coding of OMS surgical procedures such as fractures and biopsies; ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM; and much more.

Learning Objectives

  1. Explain key healthcare reimbursement issues, the Correct Coding Initiative (CCI), the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act (HIPAA), Medicare compliance, and fraud and abuse;
  2. Achieve compliance through appropriate documentation for services provided (eg, use of E/M guidelines);
  3. Follow guidelines for coding anesthesia, applying associated modifiers and other coding trends;
  4. Analyze clinical case studies to code OMS-specific procedures; and
  5. Describe the relationship of coding to third-party reimbursement.

Please Note: Registration for the Beyond the Basics workshop is separate from annual meeting registration. This course is not included in the Practice Management Allied Staff Sessions Day Pass.