ICD-10 Physicians Webinar: ICD-10 Introduction and Project Planning – October 2013
Time for an ICD-10 Check-Up!
Are your physician practices ready for ICD-10?
It's time to get serious about ICD-10 preparation - you are at risk if your readiness isn't properly diagnosed and preparation prescribed.
HomeTown Health, HCCS, SOWEGA-AHEC, Azalea Health & Gallagher Healthcare are pleased to present a 12-month ICD-10 training program designed for physician offices! This training program will include documentation and coding training for physicians and their staff as well as an implementation training schedule to prepare your office for a successful implementation.
Learning Outcomes: After completing this months webinar, each participant should be able to:
- Describe the difference between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM.
- Recognize the structure and format of ICD-10-CM.
- Explain the conventions used in ICD-10-CM.
- Prepare an impact assessment.
- Identify training needs.
***Please note that students enrolled in this course will receive 1 AAPC CEU. To receive credit this course must be enrolled in and completed before 11/26/15. If you are seeking AHIMA Credits, this course is included in a bundle with other webinars required by AHIMA for credit and can be found at our program listing: http://lms.hthu.net/oltpublish/site/program.do?dispatch=showProgramSession&id=257852fd-b204-11e4-a3d9-00163e0054ca ***
**November 30, 2015 UPDATE: AAPC CEU credit is no longer valid for this course. If you have completed this course and are seeking to print a AAPC CEU completion certificate, please contact Annie Lee Sallee at email@example.com.**
Each month we will cover topics to enhance physician understanding of the documentation requirements with ICD-10-CM. We will begin with the ICD-10-CM documentation and coding training followed by what we will call an administrative checkpoint which will include critical topics to help your practice stay on track to ensure a smooth transition.
Physician training to include:
Comparison of ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM,Universal tips to start incorporating now, Documentation requirements for ICD-10-CM, Enhancements for ICD-10-CM
Administrative training to include:
Gap Analysis, Budget preparation, GEMs & Developing a Crosswalk, Performing documentation reviews to assist physicians, Vendor readiness
When: 12:30 1:30 pm on the 3rd Wednesday of each month. All webinars will be recorded and available on www.hthu.net/physicianicd10.
Who: Physicians and their office staff to include nurses, managers, coders, and others who will be impacted by the coding transition.
Note: If you are not able to view the recording, please download and install the G2M2 video codec onto your computer. The G2M2 video codec is available to download for free at http://www.gotomeeting.com/codec.
Contact Kristy Thomson at firstname.lastname@example.org or see www.hthu.net/physicianicd10 for more information!
Minimum technological requirements: click Online Course Tech Requirements