2017-10-03 Webinar: IPPS FY2018 Updates

Oct 03, 2017 11:00am -
Oct 03, 2017 12:30pm

Event Description

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Program Details
Now is the time to learn and stay current with the Inpatient Prospective Payment System (IPPS) FY2018 updates. This important program will give coding professionals and hospital staff the information and knowledge needed to adjust to the changes. In addition to covering the MS-DRG changes, the presenter will also cover changes to other aspects of IPPS and explain steps necessary to prepare.



• Learn key aspects of present on admission (POA), hospital acquired conditions (HAC), and discharge disposition
• Review top Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Group (MS-DRG) changes
• Gain enhanced understanding of MS-DRG length of stay (LOS) and relative weight changes
• Discuss steps and action to enhance MS-DRG accuracy and compliance with FY2018 requirements

• Engage in Q&A session with presenter and industry expert Gloryanne Bryant


Who Should Attend

HIM Coding Directors, Managers, Supervisors and Professionals; Hospital Coding Staff; Clinical Documentation Improvement Management and Staff; Reimbursement Specialists; Coding Compliance Management and Staff; Auditors; Educators; and other interested health care professionals.


Continuing Education

This program has been approved for two continuing education units (CEUs) for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Information Management Association (AHIMA). AAPC: AHIMA CEUs are accepted from programs sponsored by AHIMA national offices and the state AHIMA branches hour for hour; program approved for two CEUs. Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing; provider number 05474 for two contact hours. Certificates of attendance will be provided upon completion of event evaluation. HIM Domain: External Forces. Event Number WEB125




Registration and Fees


Event Type:Webinar
Category:Educational Seminar
Early registration ends on Oct 03, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Oct 04, 2017 and ends on Oct 03, 2017.
Late registration starts on Oct 04, 2017.
(GMT-08:00) Pacific Time (US & Canada), Tijuana