This course includes 2019 ICD-10-CM code updates, guidelines and requirements for medical office coding/billing professionals, providers, office managers, consultants, and compliance officers.
This 90-minute lecture includes a slide presentation, digital course manual, and bonus downloadable spreadsheet that contains all the new codes by specialty.
The 2019 ICD-10-CM codes are effective now through September 30, 2019. Providers need to know the documentation elements needed to report the new codes. Code changes include new codes for affected newborns of maternal substance use, urethral strictures, myalgia, and exposure to Zika virus. Learn the impact of the code changes including coding for pregnancy, perinatal, pediatric behavioral conditions, appendicitis, postpartum depression, kidney stones, post-surgical infections, and sexual or labor exploitation.
Don't let improperly coded claims put a choke hold on your revenue. This course walks through the changes and their potential impact on the practice.
Recorded September 6, 2018
MM, CMC, CMIS, CMOM, CMCO, CMCA-E/M, CEMA
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.
This is an intermediate-level course. Content assumes knowledge of outpatient coding and reimbursement.
Participants will receive a digital course manual with code changes in a spreadsheet. No additional outside resources are needed.