ICD-10-CM for Pediatrics

Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P


Gail I. Smith, a nationally recognized expert in ICD-10-CM coding, turns her attention to the complexities and unique attributes of ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding for pediatric care.

CEUs:     1 AHIMA      1 AAPC
Included in eLearning Library. Price per person. Group rates available.

Comprehensive and complete guidance, ICD-10-CM for Pediatrics provides detailed explanations and outlines the decision-making process for using the classification system. The course highlights official coding guidelines with case studies, and much more.

ICD-10-CM for Pediatrics offers correct coding advice in manageable chunks with interesting and interactive instruction from a nationally recognized industry expert.

  • Online and self-paced. Study what you need and when you need it.
  • Provides detailed explanations of complex procedures; covers the code system and guidelines, case studies, official references for CPT coding, and more.
  • Contains images, videos, instructor narration and practice quizzes to strengthen comprehension.


  • Purposes and Characteristics of a Classification System
  • Steps to Support Coding Decisions
  • Use of Excludes I vs. Excludes 2 Notes
  • Official Coding Guidelines Pertinent to Pediatric Care
  • Differentiating between Status vs. History of Coding
  • Use, Abuse and Dependence of Drugs and Alcohol
  • Perinatal Period Defined with Examples
  • Coding and Guidelines for Chapter 16 Perinatal Period in ICD-10-CM
  • Observation Codes Z codes vs. P codes
  • Coding and Guidelines for Chapter 17 Congenital Conditions

Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P Gail I. Smith, MA, RHIA, CCS-P

Gail Smith, President of Gail I. Smith Consulting, is a health care consultant with over 30 years experience in the field of coding, education and health information management (HIM). Gail was an associate professor and director of a HIM program at the University of Cincinnati and program director at Cincinnati State Technical and Community College. Recently, Gail has focused on ICD-10-CM/PCS education: developing online courses, presenting workshops, and performing documentation reviews. She has authored several coding textbooks for CPT and ICD-10-CM and is an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer and Academy faculty member. Ms. Smith received her bachelor’s degree in HIM from The Ohio State University and her master’s degree in education from The College of Mount St. Joseph in Cincinnati, Ohio.

  • WebinarPlus™ multimedia and interactive online course offering independent self-study.
  • Knowledge checks and/or final assessment ensure mastery of material.
  • Online Flexibility! Materials available 24/7. Work at your own pace — save time and travel costs.
  • Earn Libman Education Certificate of Completion and CEUs.
  • To receive CEU credit, students must achieve a passing rate on the course assessment(s).
  • Course is self-paced. For planning purposes, assume 1-3 hours required for each CEU.
  • Unlimited course access during enrollment period. For courses offering greater than one CEU, enrollment period is 16 weeks. For courses offering one or fewer CEUs, enrollment period is 4 weeks. Courses purchased as a bundle or package may have a longer enrollment period.
  • Extensions to the enrollment period are available. Contact Libman Education for pricing.
  • Financing available through PayPal Credit.
  • Price listed is per person/per course. Group rates available upon request.

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“Gail’s course is great, I am enjoying!” — on Gail I. Smith’s course ICD-10-CM for Coding Professionals

“All in all, it was a good experience and I feel more prepared to face the year ahead. The format was concise and key components and concepts were stressed.” — on Gail I. Smith’s course ICD-10-CM for Coding Professionals

“Any of Libman Education’s courses are worth time and cost. Always walk away with a useable, clarity or reinforcement of subject matter.”

“Just heard Gail and Lynne’s PCS workshop – fantastic information and terrific speakers!!” — Jacqueline F., RHIT, CCS, DRG Validation Specialist


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