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Previous Events: Hospital coding

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Gail I. Smith MA, RHIA, CCS-P, is slated to present a webinar on CPT Updates for 2021 for Wolters Kluwer on December 3, 2020.

More info to come.

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present on “Hot Topics in ICD-20-PCS” at the Oregon HIMA Annual Meeting in Portland, OR.

Meeting postponed until September, date TBD.

 

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present a webinar on “Highlights of the ICD-10-PCS Update FY2021” for Wolters Kluwer on August 27 at 1pm EDT.

About the webinar:

ICD-10-PCS for FY 2021 features 544 new codes. There’s lots to learn. To help with the process for you and your facility, we will cover the highlights of changes in the Med/Surg section as well as the significant changes and additions to other sections of ICD-10-PCS that affect correct code assignment. Finally, we will address the guideline additions and changes. ICD-10-PCS FY 2021 will be implemented October 1 — you need to be ready.

At the conclusion of this webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Locate and download the 2021 ICD-10-PCS files on the CMS website,
  • Demonstrate the use of new character values in the Medical and Surgical section of ICD-10-PCS for 2021,
  • Identify the uses of the new codes added to other sections of ICD-10-PCS for 2021, and
  • Identify and apply the 2021 PCS guideline changes.

ZHealth Publishing to Host IR/CV Medical Coding Seminar in Nashville, TN

Date: July 13, 2020 - July 17, 2020

Location: NASHVILLE, TN

ZHealth Publishing is hosting a Medical Coding Seminar in Nashville, TN on July 13-17, 2020. The seminar is focused exclusively on the coding of interventional radiology, cardiology, and electrophysiology procedures.

Earn up to 36.5 AAPC CEUs (all of which are CIRCC-approved by the AAPC), 30.5 ASRT CEUs, 38 AHIMA CEUs, and/or 27.5 RCCB CEUs.

Bonus! Attend at least two full seminar days and receive a FREE eBook or a discounted hardcopy book ($100 off) from the current Dr. Z’s Medical Coding Series.

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present a full day session on Advanced PCS Coding at the Tri-state HIM Conference in Mill Falls on Lake Winnipesaukee in Meredith, NH on May 17.

Lynn Kuehn to Speak on Advanced PCS Coding for Wisconsin HIMA

Date: May 8, 2020

Time: 8am-12pm

Location: ELKHART LAKE, WI

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present on Advanced Cases in ICD-10-PCS for the Wisconsin Health Information Management Association (WHIMA) on May 8, 2020 at the Osthoff Resort in Elkhart Lake, Wisconsin.

More info to come.

Lynn Kuehn to Speak on Advanced PCS Coding for AdHIMA

Date: April 23, 2020

Location: ALBANY, NY (tentative)

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present on Advanced Cases in ICD-10-PCS for the Adirondack Health Information Management Association (AdHIMA) on April 23, 2020 in Albany, New York (tentative location).

More info to come.

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present on ICD-10-PCS Coding of Cardiac Procedures for the Health Information Management Association of Hawaii (HIMAH) Wednesday, March 25, from 8:30 AM – 1:00 PM

Sessions include:

  • Mastering the ICD-10-PCS files as your source of information
  • Root Operation Decision Making Review
  • Review and Case Scenario coding

 

Lynn Kuehn to Speak on Advanced PCS Coding for Sierra HIA

Date: March 14, 2020

Location: MADERA, CA

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to present on Advanced Cases in ICD-10-PCS for the Sierra Health Information Management Association (SHIA) on March 14, 2020.

Location:
Valley Children’s Healthcare
9300 Valley Children’s Place
Madera, CA 93636-8762

Contact Roberta B. Baranda at (559) 353-5401 or [email protected] for more information and to register.

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to speak on Advanced ICD-10-PCS Coding at the
California Health Information Association (CHIA) Advanced Coding Workshop on February 20.

Location: Hotel Irvine in Irvine, CA.

ZHealth Publishing to Host IR/CV Medical Coding Seminar in Scottsdale, AZ

Date: February 17, 2020 - February 21, 2020

Location: SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA

ZHealth Publishing is hosting a Medical Coding Seminar in Scottsdale, AZ, on February 17-21, 2020. The seminar is focused exclusively on the coding of interventional radiology, cardiology, and electrophysiology procedures.

Earn up to 36.5 AAPC CEUs (all of which are CIRCC-approved by the AAPC), 30.5 ASRT CEUs, 38 AHIMA CEUs, and/or 27.5 RCCB CEUs.

Bonus! Attend at least two full seminar days and receive a FREE eBook or a discounted hardcopy book ($100 off) from the current Dr. Z’s Medical Coding Series.

Nationally recognized CPT expert and Libman Education course author Gail I. Smith MA, RHIA, CCS-P, is slated to present highlights of changes to CPT for FY2020 webinar for Wolters Kluwer on December 5.

At the conclusion of the Webinar, attendees will be able to:

  • Identify trends in CPT updates for 2020
  • Explain the new policy change for bilateral modifier
  • Summarize proposed changes to E/M services for 2021
  • Describe key changes to guidance for mastectomy codes
  • Identify documentation requirements for coding pericardiocentesis
  • Explain new hemorrhoidectomy procedure
  • Summarize changes to other sections of CPT

ZHealth Publishing to Host IR/CV Medical Coding Seminar in Las Vegas, NV

Date: December 2, 2019 - December 6, 2019

Location: LAS VEGAS, NEVADA

ZHealth Publishing is hosting a Medical Coding Seminar in Las Vegas, NV, on December 2-6. The seminar is focused exclusively on the coding of interventional radiology, cardiology, and electrophysiology procedures.

Earn up to 36.5 AAPC CEUs (all of which are CIRCC-approved by the AAPC), 30.5 ASRT CEUs, 38 AHIMA CEUs, and/or 27.5 RCCB CEUs.

Bonus! Attend at least two full seminar days and receive a FREE eBook or a discounted hardcopy book ($100 off) from the current Dr. Z’s Medical Coding Series.

Lynn Kuehn to Speak on 2019 CM/PCS Updates at VTHIMA Fall Meeting

Date: November 8, 2019

Time: 8:00am – 12:00pm

Location: MIDDLEBURY, VERMONT

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to speak on 2019 ICD-10 CM/PCS Updates at the Vermont Health Information Management Association (VTHIMA) Fall Meeting on November 8 at the Kirk Alumni Center, Middlebury College, in Middlebury, VT.

Registrations must be received by November 2.

Chief Operating Officer, First Class Solutions, Inc. and Libman Education course author Rose T. Dunn, MBA, RHIA, FACHE, FHFMA, CPA, CHPS, FAHIMA, is slated to speak on HCCs and more at the Maine Health Information Management Association (MeHIMA) 2019 Fall Conference, Friday, November 8 in Augusta, ME.

Topics include:
Venturing Outside Your Comfort Zone (10:45 AM – 12:00 PM)
Explores opportunities available for HIM professionals and steps one must take to achieve their goals.

HCCs: Nuts and Bolts (1:00 PM – 4:15 PM)

Attendees are eligible for CEUs.

Chief Operating Officer, First Class Solutions, Inc. and Libman Education course author Rose T. Dunn, MBA, RHIA, FACHE, FHFMA, CPA, CHPS, FAHIMA, is slated to speak on “Managed Care Enforcement and Compliance” on November 3 at the 2019 Healthcare Enforcement Compliance Conference, hosted by the Health Care Compliance Association (HCCA).

Rose is presenting along with Kay Mesia (CEO/Chief Compliance Officer, Two International). Topics include

  • FDR enforcement in a Medicare Advantage Plan: Compliance process and oversight
  • RADV expectations of Medicare Advantage for claims data accuracy
  • Deficiency remediation

Barry Libman, MS, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, President and Founder of Libman Education and Barry Libman Inc., is slated to present on “Selected FY 2020 ICD-10 Coding Related Updates” for the Rhode Island HIMA Fall Meeting on Friday, October 18th.

More info to come.

 

Lynn Kuehn to Speak on Neurosurgery Coding for ICD-10-PCS and CPT at OHIMA Fall Coding Seminar

Date: September 27, 2019

Time: 9:00 am -12:15 pm

Location: COLUMBUS, OHIO

Nationally recognized ICD-10 expert and Libman Education course author Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is slated to speak on neurosurgery coding for ICD-10-PCS and CPT at the Ohio Health Information Management Association (OHIMA) Fall Coding Seminar on September 27 in Columbus, Ohio.

For more info, and to register, click here. (Registration info at the bottom of the page.)

About the presentation:

This session will use cases to help you successfully code neurosurgery procedures in both the ICD-10-PCS and CPT systems. This program will help you understand the anatomy and procedural steps to help in your coding decisions. Coding the actual cases will give you transferrable knowledge to help your overall coding accuracy and speed. Come prepared with your 2020 ICD-10-PCS book or 2019 CPT Book, or a laptop or tablet, loaded with the 2020 CMS PCS files (link will be provided).

 

Nationally recognized ICD-10 experts and Libman Education course authors Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, and Gail I. Smith MA, RHIA, CCS-P, are slated to present at the AHIMA19 Health Data and Information Conference Meeting, Monday, September 16.

State of the Union for the Coding Profession: What Industry Leaders Say (3:30 PM – 4:15 PM)
by Gail I. Smith

Gain insights on what coding industry leaders predict for the future and the challenges facing the profession today.

Challenging Cardiac Surgery Coding in ICD-10-PCS (4:30 PM – 5:15 PM)
by Lynn Kuehn

Visualize surgical procedures and understand the application of guidelines during the coding process. Expand knowledge of less common cardiac procedures and feel confident in code assignment for these procedures.

2019 AHIMA Convention & Exhibit

Date: September 14, 2019 - September 18, 2019

Location: McCormick Place, CHICAGO, IL

The 2019 AHIMA Convention & Exhibit is slated to take place in Chicago, IL from September 14-18.