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Libman Education releases cross-training coding curriculum (Home Care Technology Report)

From the Home Care Technology Report’s Vendor Watch (4/8/2020): Libman Education Releases Accelerated, Cross-Training Coding Curriculum in Response to COVID-19 Pandemic BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – April 6, 2020 – Libman Education announced the release of the Accelerated Outpatient to Inpatient Coder Training program in response to demand by hospitals dealing with the disruption of COVID-19. With […]

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Libman Education releases findings of the Annual HIM Professional Census (For the Record)

Libman Education has released the findings of their recently completed HIM Professional Census. The 2019 HIM Professional Census was undertaken to capture the perspective of HIM professionals due to their pivotal role in the complex Revenue Cycle system. The survey results identify the particular challenges they face and the opportunities for realizing their significant value […]

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Wolters Kluwer to Lead Healthcare Webinar Series with Libman Education

NEW YORK, April 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — Wolters Kluwer Legal & Regulatory U.S. today announced new offerings in its ongoing educational webinar series for healthcare compliance and reimbursement professionals, with four new webinars in partnership with Libman Education. The next webinar on ICD-10-PCS vascular coding will take place on April 19, and participants are eligible […]

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Libman Education Releases New Course To Help Coders Master The Complex LTAC Coding Process (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Releases New Course To Help Coders Master The Complex LTAC Coding Process (Health IT Outcomes)

To help coders master the complex LTAC coding process, Libman Education has released a new course authored by LTAC experts Barry Libman, MS, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, and Christopher G. Richards, RHIA, CCS. Titled Long Term Acute Care Coding, the online, on-demand course is designed to provide the foundational training needed for coders in the LTAC / LTACH setting.

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ICD-10 Monitor Publishes Article by Barry Libman and Lynn Kuehn on Online Versus On-site Coder Education

ICD-10 Monitor Publishes Article by Barry Libman and Lynn Kuehn on Online Versus On-site Coder Education

On March 2, 2017, ICD-10 Monitor published an article by Barry Libman, MS, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, CIC, President of Barry Libman Inc. and Libman Education, and Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, a nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author. The piece is titled “Online Versus On-site Coder Education: Seven Questions to Consider.”

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Libman Education Offers Complete eLearning Library As Subscription Service For Healthcare Organizations And Their Coders (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Offers Complete eLearning Library As Subscription Service For Healthcare Organizations And Their Coders (Health IT Outcomes)

To help healthcare organizations more efficiently tackle varied and demanding training requirements for their medical coders, Libman Education is offering all-inclusive access to its complete catalog of online courses. Provided as an annual subscription, the “Libman Education eLearning Library” includes unlimited access to over 50 courses, assessments, and training curriculums geared to meet coding training needs at various levels.

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Libman Education’s Grow Your Own Coder Program Discussed in January 2017 Issue of “For The Record”

Libman Education’s Grow Your Own Coder Program Discussed in January 2017 Issue of “For The Record”

Libman says many clients, primarily hospitals and organizations that provide coders and coding-related services, believe accurate coding—and the importance of skilled coders—to be at the forefront of revenue cycle management. “Health care administrators know the value of accurate, complete, and defensible medical coding, and that it is a critical advantage for their enterprise,” he says.

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Libman Education Releases CCS Exam Prep Course For CDI Professionals (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Releases CCS Exam Prep Course For CDI Professionals (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education has launched a new Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Exam Prep Course to help CDI professionals earn the mastery level CCS coding credential. The intensive course, CCS for CDI: CCS Exam Prep, taught by CCS coding expert Mary Beth York, CCS, CCS-P, CIC, provides comprehensive exam preparation modified for the requirements of CDI professionals to include additional training in the coding systems used by hospitals.

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Libman Education Announces Medical Coder Mentoring Program (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Announces Medical Coder Mentoring Program (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education has announced a Medical Coder Mentoring Program, a service that provides medical coding departments with in-house coder training tailored to their specific needs by coding subject matter experts. Libman Education’s mentoring services have been used over the years by several major hospitals.

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Libman Education Announces ICD-10 Code Update Courses To Prepare Coders For October 1 Implementation (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Announces ICD-10 Code Update Courses To Prepare Coders For October 1 Implementation (Health IT Outcomes)

To help coders and facilities prepare for the first ICD-10 update since last year’s ICD-10 implementation, Libman Education has released ICD-10 Code Updates authored by nationally recognized ICD-10 expert Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA.

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Libman Education’s ICD-10-Based CCS Exam Prep Students Report Exam Success (Advance Healthcare Network)

Libman Education’s ICD-10-Based CCS Exam Prep Students Report Exam Success (Advance Healthcare Network)

Bedford, MA – Mary Beth York, instructor for Libman Education’s CCS Exam Prep program, has announced the preliminary results reported by students in her January-April CCS Exam Prep program. The January-April session was the first CCS Exam Prep offered by Libman Education since implementation of ICD-10 in 2015. Read more

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New Courses on ICD-10 Coding Released (Advance Healthcare Network)

New Courses on ICD-10 Coding Released (Advance Healthcare Network)

To help coders master two difficult areas of ICD-10-PCS coding, Libman Education has released courses on Orthopedic Procedure Coding and Cardiovascular Procedure Coding authored by nationally recognized ICD-10-PCS coding expert Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, according to a press release from Libman Education. Read more

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Libman Education Releases Review Course for AAPC’s COC Exam (Advance Healthcare Network)

Libman Education Releases Review Course for AAPC’s COC Exam (Advance Healthcare Network)

Bedford, MA – Libman Education has released an ICD-10 version of its COC Exam Review, a course designed to help coders efficiently prepare for AAPC’s Certified Outpatient Coder (COC) exam. The COC coding credential (formerly called CPC-H) demonstrates specialized knowledge of CPT, ICD-10, and HCPCS Level II coding skills, and is the only stand-alone outpatient facility coding credential in the healthcare industry. Read more

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Libman Education Helps Chesapeake Regional Healthcare to “Grow its Own Coders” (Advance Healthcare Network)

Libman Education Helps Chesapeake Regional Healthcare to “Grow its Own Coders” (Advance Healthcare Network)

Bedford, MA – Chesapeake Regional Healthcare has enrolled three coders in Libman Education’s “Grow Your Own Coder” program. This model of progressive learning integrates online courses with real-world experience and mentoring that is tailored to an organization’s particular medical coding needs. Read more

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Libman Education Helps Southern Maine Health Care Coders To Prepare For Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Exam (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Helps Southern Maine Health Care Coders To Prepare For Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Exam (Health IT Outcomes)

Southern Maine Health Care in Biddeford, Maine, has enrolled three coders in Libman Education’s Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) Exam Prep course offered specifically for them and taught by CCS exam prep expert Mary Beth York, CCS, CCS-P, CIC. The course will commence in April allowing completion of the course before the summer months. Read more

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Libman Education’s Newly Launched Coders’ Corner Features Blogs From HIM Industry Leaders (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education’s Newly Launched Coders’ Corner Features Blogs From HIM Industry Leaders (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education has released a new feature showcasing blog posts with articles, videos, and audios from important voices of the HIM industry. Titled “Coders’ Corner,” this feature provides information to help HIM professionals and medical coders stay informed and on top of their profession via regular blog updates. One can subscribe to Coders’ Corner for regular blog updates. Read more

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Libman Education Blogger Rebecca Harmon To Speak At The 2015 AHIMA Convention And Exhibit (Health IT Outcomes)

Libman Education Blogger Rebecca Harmon To Speak At The 2015 AHIMA Convention And Exhibit (Health IT Outcomes)

Veteran HIM professional, instructor and Libman Education Blogger Rebecca Harmon, MPM, RHIA, CCA, is slated to speak at this year’s Annual AHIMA Convention and Exhibit on the topic “Journey toward the Complaint-Free HIM Department,” on Tuesday, September 29. Read more

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