- Hosting Speaking
10 – 11:30 a.m. CT
Over the past two years there have been unprecedented ICD-10-CM diagnostic code and guideline modifications. Annual updates for inpatient and long-term coding in 2022 will also be significant.
This webinar will cover updates to ICD-10-CM diagnostic codes that will take effect October 1, 2021.
At the end of this session, you will be able to:
- Review new COVID-19 diagnostic codes for post COVID sequela infections
- Discuss rules regarding coding for COVID-19 infections and other new COVID-19 codes
- Provide clarifications of the exceptions to code from clinicians’ documentation other than the patient’s primary provider in eight different areas
- Discuss the critical need for providers and coders to work collaboratively to promote complete and timely documentation to support coding and billing requirements
Who should attend
This session is designed for outpatient, inpatient and physician coding and billing staff, chargemaster and revenue integrity specialists, coding management staff, and physicians.
Continuing education credits
This program has been approved for 1.50 continuing education unit(s) for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.
This program meets AAPC guidelines for 1.5 CEUs. Can be split between Core A and all specialties except CIRCC for continuing education units.
Please register by Monday, September 13, 2021.