2020-04-16 Webinar: COVID-19 Part II: Practical Strategies for Coding Professionals

Apr 16, 2020 11:30am -
Apr 16, 2020 12:30pm

Event Description

Registration Fees, Form, & Details

Date:  Thursday, April 16, 2020
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM  (PT)

Program Description
The coding guidelines for assigning diagnoses for coronavirus (COVID-19) infection and new procedural encounter codes for telehealth services have been released. New disposition codes have been issued by the Federal National Uniform Billing Committee, and claim condition codes are in place, all part of the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.

Join this webinar and walk through a variety of clinical case scenarios designed to provide HIM coding professionals and clinical documentation improvement/integrity staff with practial applications and strategies. Topics covered will include:

  • Discussion of ICD-10-CM official guidelines for coronavirus infections
  • Review and update of HCPCS and CPT codes
  • Learn about discharge disposition codes for disaster alternate care sites
  • Understand the “condition code” assigment for claims
  • Share the best ways to keep up with information and news

Continuing Education
This program has been approved for 1 continuing education units (CEUs) for use in fulfilling the continuation education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and Board of Registered Nursing (BRN). Approved by American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) for coding-related programs only. HIIM Domain: Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance

Event Type:Webinar
Early registration ends on Apr 16, 2020.
Regular registration starts on Apr 17, 2020 and ends on Apr 16, 2020.
Late registration starts on Apr 17, 2020.
(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada), Tijuana