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.