Category Archives: Press Releases

Step-By-Step Guide to Managing a Successful Coding Program

Four Principles to Help HIM Directors and Coding Managers Succeed BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – January 30, 2020 – Coding, as well as clinical documentation integrity and auditing, are often cited as areas of the greatest opportunity for revenue cycle improvement within a hospital or health network. Analyzing a coding department’s workflow, staff, training, and compliance will […]

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Libman Education Releases New ICD-10-PCS Course on the Role of Decision Making in Selection of the Root Operation

Libman Education Releases New ICD-10-PCS Course on the Role of Decision Making in Selection of the Root Operation

Course to address persistent ICD-10-PCS challenge BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – January 23, 2020 – Libman Education in collaboration with Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, has released a new online course as part of an extensive catalog of advanced ICD-PCS topics for inpatient coders. ICD-10-PCS: Root Operation Decision Making addresses one of the persistent challenges of […]

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Announcing New Whitepaper on Revenue Cycle Management Success Strategies

Four Principles to Help RCM Coding Teams Succeed BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – January 7, 2020 – To assist revenue cycle and finance leaders in a continuously evolving industry facing unparalleled challenges and opportunities, Libman Education has released a whitepaper: “Does your Coding Team Deliver on your Promises To your Clients? Four Principles to Help your Coding […]

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Libman Education Releases Line of HIPAA Privacy & Security Courses

“Comprehensive HIPAA compliant privacy and security workforce training that meets all applicable requirements” BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – December 24, 2019 – Libman Education now offers multiple options for HIPAA Privacy and Security training, with four new courses authored by Kelly McLendon, RHIA, CHPS, a well known speaker, author, and HIPAA expert. “These courses represent comprehensive HIPAA […]

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Libman Education Announces Redesign of Inpatient Auditing Program

Applying Current Skills for the Jobs of the Future BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – December 10, 2019 – Libman Education, an authorized reseller for CareerStep’s Fundamentals of Inpatient Auditing, announces the program has been redesigned to offer medical coders an affordable opportunity to explore inpatient auditing as a potential career path. Auditing is one of the “Top […]

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Libman Education Updates Coding Skills Assessments for FY2020

“Predictive Assessments” To Target Training and Ensure Coding Proficiency BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – November 14, 2019 – To help HIM departments with the immediate need to gauge coder proficiency in the wake of code changes for FY 2020, Libman Education has updated its line of standard and customizable Medical Coding Skills Assessments. The assessments assist HIM […]

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Coding Expert Lynn Kuehn Provides New Perspective in Understanding FY2020 Updates

Mastering Information, Not Memorization, Is the Key to Understanding BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – October 1, 2019 – To help coders and medical facilities prepare for the FY 2020 code updates that begin October 1, 2019, nationally recognized ICD-10 expert Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, has applied her unique approach to coding instruction to understanding the FY2020 ICD-10 […]

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Libman Education Announces New Program: Fundamentals of Inpatient Auditing

Offered as an Authorized CareerStep Re-seller BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – August 7, 2019 – Libman Education has been designated an authorized re-seller for CareerStep’s Fundamentals of Inpatient Auditing — a program designed to help medical coders advance their careers while addressing industry demand for skilled auditors in the inpatient setting. Fundamentals of Inpatient Auditing builds on […]

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Libman Education Announces Financial Support Program for FY2020 Code Update Courses

Qualified Candidates eligible for discounts for courses written by nationally recognized Coding Experts Lynn Kuehn and Gail Smith BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – July 30, 2019 – Libman Education announces the Award10 financial support program to provide discounts to qualified candidates purchasing education related to the changes in the ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT code systems for fiscal […]

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Libman Education Announces CCS Prep for Coders and CDI Specialists

Taught by nationally recognized CCS expert Mary Beth York BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – July 5, 2019 – Libman Education has announced the newest sessions of its intensive Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) training for coders and CDI specialists. Taught by nationally recognized CCS expert Mary Beth York, two courses — CCS Exam Prep: CCS for Hospital Coders […]

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2019 HIM Professional Census Reveals Opportunities in Revenue Cycle

Libman Education releases findings of the Annual HIM Professional Census BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – June 14, 2019 – 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. […]

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Libman Education Partners with Cengage Learning to Provide Medical Coding Foundational Skills

Courses equip coders with the knowledge needed for a successful medical record coding career BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – March 15, 2019 – Libman Education has partnered with Cengage Learning to provide medical coders with the knowledge needed for a successful medical record coding career. The courses provide foundational knowledge in four key areas: anatomy and physiology, […]

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Announcing the Release of Long Term Acute Care Coding for 2019

Online, self-paced instruction on the complexity of LTAC coding BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – March 6, 2019 – Long Term Acute Care Coding, now fully updated for 2019, provides a clear and straightforward approach to ICD-10 coding of diagnoses and procedures for conditions commonly seen in the LTAC hospital setting. Authored by the coding professionals at Barry […]

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Updated CDI Essential Skills Program now Available from Libman Education

A first step to a career in Clinical Documentation Improvement BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – February 6, 2019 – Libman Education has announced that CDI Essential Skills, an online certificate program where students learn foundational CDI education, has been fully updated for 2019. The program is developed by ACDIS, the premier provider of education for Clinical Documentation […]

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Libman Education Releases Comprehensive ICD-10-CM Guidelines Course

“Instruction in correct application of ICD-10-CM codes” BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – January 23, 2019 – Libman Education has released an online course on ICD-10-CM Guidelines, providing a comprehensive review and explanation of select guideline topics to improve understanding and accuracy in application. Titled ICD-10-CM: Selected Guidelines for Coding and Reporting, the course is authored by Barry […]

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Regional Medical Center Doubles the Number of Skilled Coders to Lower the DNFB

“There is no denying the need for new coder training, and a mentoring program enables this invaluable type of one-to-one instruction.” BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – August 22, 2018 – This case study presents the solution one Hospital found to the challenge of finding skilled and up-to-date coders. The solution was already in their department (with a […]

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Newest version of Libman Education’s popular CCA Exam Review is now available

Authored by nationally-recognized coding authority Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – July 2, 2018 – Libman Education has released the newest version of its popular CCA Exam Review, which provides comprehensive online, self-paced preparation for AHIMA’s Certified Coding Associate (CCA) coding credential. The course is authored by nationally-recognized coding authority Gail I. Smith, […]

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ACDIS announces Libman Education is now an authorized reseller of the ACDIS CDI Apprenticeship

Designed as a pathway to future Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) designation BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – May 31, 2018 – The Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS) announces that Libman Education is now an authorized reseller of the ACDIS CDI Apprenticeship. The ACDIS CDI Apprenticeship is a certificate program comprised of foundational CDI education paired […]

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Sandy Macica of Libman Education to Receive 2018 NYHIMA Distinguished Member Award

Sandy Macica of Libman Education to Receive 2018 NYHIMA Distinguished Member Award

Award given for significant contributions at the local, state, and national level in support of the HIM profession BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – May 3, 2018 – Sandra L. Macica, MS, RHIA, CCS, Director of Educational Content for Libman Education, is slated to receive the 2018 NYHIMA Distinguished Member Award. This award “honors an individual who has […]

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Libman Education Announces Medical Coder Career Program (MCCP) – Outpatient has been Revised and Updated for 2018

Program helps aspiring and experienced medical coders efficiently attain foundational tools for a successful coding career BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – April 19, 2018 – Libman Education has announced the release of the Medical Coder Career Program (MCCP) – Outpatient, revised and updated for 2018. Libman Education’s Outpatient MCCP provides rigorous and comprehensive training to equip facility-based […]

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