September 12-13, 2017 | San Antonio, Texas
Taking it to a New Level: Intermediate ICD-10 Coding with 2018 Updates
This workshop is designed to enhance your coding knowledge and gain a deeper understanding of ICD-10 Coding. Providers cannot risk increased error rates or improper or slow claims payments due to inappropriate coding or errors. Don’t miss this training opportunity to learn from National speaker, Laura Waddle. An overview of the basics of complying with ICD-10 Coding will be revisited then the training will move forward to discuss the recently published Centers for Medicare and Medicaid (CMS) updates that must be used beginning October 1, 2017 through September 30, 2018. Participants will learn valuable information including sensible examples to improve coding practices and payment accuracy!
A few highlights of this 1.5 day workshop include:
• Chapter specific guidelines
• Case mix diagnoses
National speaker, Laura Waddle, brings 30 years of nursing and coding experience to this comprehensive learning
opportunity. Please remember to bring your ICD-10 Manual!
Please bring your ICD-10 Manual!
12:00 pm Registration Opens
1:00-4:30 pm Session
8:15am - 12:00 pm Session
12:00 -1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 - 4:30 pm Session
Laura B. Waddle, RN, MS, HCS-D is an Educational Consultant and Director of Coding for Foundation Management Services with over 30 years of experience in nursing education. She has been in home health since 2004 starting as a field nurse and progressing to Director of an agency prior to assuming the role of Educational Consultant. Working closely with Coding To Go she has the opportunity to participate in active coding of home health episodes as well as becoming familiar with documentation by many home health agencies.