ICD-10-PCS: Respiratory Procedure Coding



Comprehensive training for COVID-19 and beyond! Learn to code respiratory procedures with the unique perspective and expertise offered by nationally recognized ICD-10-PCS coding expert Lynn Kuehn! ICD-10-PCS: Respiratory Procedure Coding enables coders to visualize and understand common and complex respiratory surgical procedures to accurately and completely code them.

CEUs:     2 AHIMA      2 AAPC
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Learn to code respiratory procedures with the unique perspective and expertise offered by nationally recognized ICD-10-PCS coding expert Lynn Kuehn! ICD-10-PCS: Respiratory Procedure Coding enables coders to visualize and understand common and complex respiratory surgical procedures to accurately and completely code them.

ICD-10-PCS: Respiratory Procedure Coding covers the major respiratory procedures performed in hospitals:

  • Code intubation and tracheostomy procedures
  • Calculate mechanical ventilation and CPAP duration
  • Differentiate between endobronchial and transbronchial procedures
  • Differentiate between bronchial drainage, BAL and whole lung lavage
  • Identify correct root operations for respiratory procedures
  • Assign the correct device value for various respiratory devices
  • Assign PCS codes to respiratory system procedures

Plus these bonus tools you will use every day!

  • Calculator and easy instructions for accurately determining the duration for CPAP or Mechanical Ventilation
  • Bronchoscopy worksheet to help keep track of procedures in different locations
  • A quick review of ICD-10-PCS table mechanics
  • Translation of complex ICD-10-PCS guidelines into easy to follow steps.  Select the Principal Procedure using Lynn’s technique for getting to the right answer faster!

Procedures include:

• Endotracheal tube (ETT) Insertion
• Percutaneous Tracheostomy
• Open Tracheostomy
• Tracheostomy Tube Change
• Mechanical Ventilation
• Mechanical Ventilation Via ETT
• Mechanical Ventilation Via Tracheostomy
• Tracheostomy Take-down
• Wedge Resection
• Thoracotomy
• Video-Assisted Thoracoscopic Surgery (VATS)
• Pulmonary Bleb
• Pleural Biopsy
• Decortication of Lung
• Diagnostic Bronchoscopy
• Respiratory Biopsies
• Endobronchial Biopsy
• Transbronchial Biopsy
• Control of Hemorrhage
• Bronchoalveolar Lavage (BAL)
• Drainage of Bronchus
• Whole Lung Lavage
• Mucus Plugs
• Bronchial Extirpation
• Pleural Cavity Drainage
• Chemical Pleurodesis
• Mechanical Pleurodesis
• Endobronchial Valves
• Tracheal or Bronchial Dilation and Stenting

  • WebinarPlus™ multimedia and interactive online course promotes engagement with challenging materials while 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.
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  • Price listed is per person/per course. Group rates available upon request.

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Lynn Kuehn is president of Kuehn Consulting, LLC, and a nationally recognized authority on ICD-10-PCS coding.

Lynn was elected to the AHIMA Board of Directors, served as faculty for the original ICD-10 “Train-the-Trainers” program, and authored or co-authored several of AHIMA’s most popular books including ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach, recognized as the “go-to” resource for learning and mastering ICD-10-PCS.

As a Subject Matter Expert with Libman Education, Lynn’s unique and engaging teaching methods as well as her leadership on the importance of accuracy and efficiency in coding is recognized by clients and students throughout the country.

“I purchased the PCS respiratory material. Love all you put out there, we are in this COVID situation together!” — Tiffany Walls

“Lynn Kuehn, in my mind, is the Queen of Coding Education. She has the ability to take a difficult, confusing subject and make it very easily understood.” — Charlotte Bumgarner

“Per usual with Libman and Lynn Kuehn, these are excellent programs.” — Lou Ann Schraffenbergr, MBA, RHIA, CCS, CCSP, CPC, FAHIMA

“Lynn is an inspirational teacher. She ignites a passion for coding within you!” — Kristen T

“Lynn, your explanations are clear, concise and to the point. Recommend it to any and all. It is a confidence booster!” — Leslie C

“I consistently learn from Lynn Kuehn. Thank you!”

“Lynn: I look for everything you have on the internet. You have a wonderful concise way of presenting material that is so easy to understand. All of us learn differently and your slides help us ‘Visual learners.’ keep up the great work. I will be ordering your flash cards! Many thanks.”

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

“I just wanted to let you know that the articles written by Lynn are a great help. I read them all the time and learn something new each time. Please let her know what a fine job she does.” — Kira G., RHIT, IP Coder III

“Lynn always has a way of getting the information across in a simple, understandable way!” — Janice N.

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


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