ICD-10-CM Coding Practicum Webinar Conference
|Instructor:||Pam Joslin, MM, CMC, CMIS, CMOM|
Two 90 minute live webinar sessions on 6/6, 6/13, from 2 PM-3:30 PM Central Time (12 PM Pacific, 3 PM Eastern)
|Fee:|| $199 per person *|
* This Webinar Course is not included as part of the Total Access subscription package.
|Target Audience:||Class content is relevant for medical office professionals responsible for accurate medical coding and billing in an outpatient healthcare setting.|
|Prerequisites:||This is an intermediate-level course. Content assumes knowledge of outpatient coding and reimbursement. Participants will need a self-supplied, current ICD-10-CM code set manual to participate in this course. |
|Materials: ||Two live, 90-minute webinar sessions held on two consecutive Tuesdays: June 6 and 13. Participants receive a digital course manual. To ensure access to webinar log in details, set firstname.lastname@example.org as a Safe Sender in your email server.|
|| PMI certified professionals will earn 3 CEUs. A certificate is sent via email upon completion of the course.|
Recorded sessions are available as a Self-paced Webinar Course in the Online Training Center approximately four days after the last recording date. Registrants for this webinar course will receive access to the session recordings and digital course manual for up to one year.
If Medicare denials are rising, unspecified codes may be the culprit. This course will help you protect the practice from audits that could result in big fines.
Participants in this course will learn how to identify all the elements needed in the medical record and query providers for complete documentation that supports code specificity. Instructor will lead hands-on coding exercises designed to sharpen accuracy and reduce errors and denials.
- Review ICD-10-CM coding manual, guidelines and coding conventions
- Learn how to cross-reference codes to verify accuracy
- Work through usage of placeholder character "X” and 7th character extensions
- Identify correct sequencing of codes
- Perform coding exercises that address a variety of specialties and chapters
- Learn the classification an proper coding of diseases and injuries
- Receive coding guidance for symptoms, ill-defined conditions, and more
- Work through common coding examples that address orthopedics, pregnancy/childbirth/ puerperium, infectious disease, neoplasms, and diabetes, and more
Continuing Education Units (CEUs)
Earn 3 PMI CEUs for attendance at this program. Practice Management Institute grants CEUs for its certified professionals based on total number of instructional hours (1 CEU per hour of classroom instruction). CEUs may be applied to annual recertification requirements, as directed in the certification renewal requirements for your credential(s).
If you are seeking CEU credits for other certifications or organizations, please contact your organization for pre-approval and credit guidelines. A certificate of attendance will be provided.
About the Presenter
Pam has more than 20 years of medical practice management, coding, reimbursement and compliance experience. She has managed in medical practices ranging from single to multi-specialty groups, including ASC.
She is an advocate of process improvement and maximizing and empowering your employees to bring about the "best practice” results for your organization.
She received her Master’s in Management from University of Phoenix. She maintains memberships in professional organizations to support her continuing cycle of learning in the ever-changing healthcare industry. Prior to joining the PMI Instructor team she was an Adjunct Instructor
and served on three advisory boards at a community college in San Antonio.