Course designed for CDIs to become CCS certified in preparation for a leadership role in facility’s revenue cycle
BEDFORD, MASSACHUSETTS – September 15, 2016 – 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.
Mary Beth, who noted that the CCS “can bridge the gap between CDI and coding,” added, “CDI Specialists ensure the provider’s clinical documentation completely and accurately reflects services provided, translating into accurate coding. CDI Specialists who earn their CCS can maximize this role, as the CCS is the ‘gold standard’ of facility coding. This means that a CDI Specialist with a CCS demonstrates increased value to their facility’s revenue cycle.”
The CCS for CDI: CCS Exam Prep is based on Libman Education’s popular CCS Exam Prep course.
- The course breaks down traditional barriers, preparing CDIs to maximize their role in ensuring documentation to allow accurate and complete coding.
- The course includes in-depth knowledge of ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT to help ensure that CDI professionals contribute meaningful improvement to their hospital’s’ revenue cycle.
- Tailored for CDI specialists, the course combines online lectures, presentations, and practice exams with weekly live instructor-led virtual class sessions to provide a thorough review of the materials covered on the CCS exam.
- The course’s instructor, Mary Beth York, provides individual mentoring and coaching with proven test-taking strategies that can help CDIs achieve CCS success.
For more about the course, visit https://www.libmaneducation.com/ccs-for-cdi-exam-prep
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