SCHIMA Spring Coding Roundtable

March 29, 2019

8:30 AM – 3:15 PM ET

Location

Prisma/Palmetto Health Baptist
Auditorium – First Floor Breast Health Center/Employee Office Building
1501 Sumter St.
Columbia, SC, 29201

Directions

Parking available in the Sumter Street and Taylor Street Garages or the City Parking Garage on the corner of Taylor and Sumter Street.

Agenda

7:30AM-8:30AM

Registration

8:30AM-9:30AM

Sepsis

Prisma Health Hospitalist Dr. Keith R. Baron, MD

CEU: 1.0 – Clinical Foundations

9:30AM-10:30AM

Challenges with ICD-10-PCS Coding

Katherine Isbell, RHIA, CDIP, CCS

The presentation will cover spinal fusion and other reimbursement impacting challenges in ICD-10-PCS coding. We will discuss accurate procedural coding, reasons for claims’ denials and appropriate appeals.

CEU: 1.0 – Clinical Data Management

Learn More About Katherine

Kathy is the Education Services Manager at LexiCode and a subject matter expert in the ICD-9 and ICD-10-CM/PCS Classification systems, MS-DRG and other payment methodologies, anatomy, surgical procedures and disease process for coding. She is an AHIMA FORE Scholarship recipient, a Phi Theta Kappa honors graduate from the CPCC Health Information Technology program in Charlotte, North Carolina, and an honors graduate from the University of Kansas Health Information Management program. During her coding career, she has worked as a coder, consultant, auditor and educator. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), a Clinical Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP), a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), and an AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer. A teacher before entering the Health Information field, she brings a passion for learning and sharing information about coding.

10:30AM-10:45AM

Break

10:45AM-11:45AM

Challenges with ICD-10-PCS Coding

Katherine Isbell, RHIA, CDIP, CCS

The presentation will cover spinal fusion and other reimbursement impacting challenges in ICD-10-PCS coding. We will discuss accurate procedural coding, reasons for claims’ denials and appropriate appeals.

CEU: 1.0 – Clinical Data Management

Learn More About Katherine

Kathy is the Education Services Manager at LexiCode and a subject matter expert in the ICD-9 and ICD-10-CM/PCS Classification systems, MS-DRG and other payment methodologies, anatomy, surgical procedures and disease process for coding. She is an AHIMA FORE Scholarship recipient, a Phi Theta Kappa honors graduate from the CPCC Health Information Technology program in Charlotte, North Carolina, and an honors graduate from the University of Kansas Health Information Management program. During her coding career, she has worked as a coder, consultant, auditor and educator. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), a Clinical Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP), a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), and an AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer. A teacher before entering the Health Information field, she brings a passion for learning and sharing information about coding.

11:45AM – 12:15PM

Lunch

12:15PM-2:15PM

ICD-10 Coding and Documentation Update

Kim Hardee, RHIT, CCS

Discussion of some commonly denied MCCs/CCs as well as the PCS procedures causing headaches for your facility.

CEU: 2.0 – Clinical Data Management

Learn More About Kim

Kim has over 20 years of experience in the health care industry with multiple hospital clients throughout the country. She has worked as the lead consultant on a number of multi-system hospital engagements on SMART assessments and training, DRG validation, ICD-10 coding education, and documentation improvement in regards to MS-DRGs, APR-DRGs, Case Mix Index and Severity of Illness/Risk of Mortality (SOI/ROM) profiling. Kim provides numerous presentations every year to professional organizations such as North Carolina Health Information Management Association, South Carolina Health Information Management Association, North Carolina Healthcare Financial Management Association, and South Carolina Hospital Association.

2:15PM-3:15PM

Coding Roundtable- Case Scenario Coding and Discussion of Codes and Coding Guidelines FY 2018/2019

Theresa Seaberg, RHIT, CCS

AHIMA-Approved case Scenario discussion using ICD-10-CM/PCS cases based on the FY 2018 and 2019 codes and guidelines. This is a group activity, group participation encouraged. Bring your ICD-10 Code Books.

CEU: 1.0 – Clinical Data Management

Learn More About Theresa

Theresa is an Inpatient Coding Auditor at Prisma Health with over 30 years experience in ICD-9 and ICD-10-CM/PCS coding, and is an AHIMA-Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer. During her career she has worked as a Senior Review Consultant, Quality Improvement Consultant and Program Manager for the Carolinas Center for Medical Excellence, the Quality Improvement Organization for Medicare for over 25 years. She has been an adjunct faculty member at Midlands Technical College, and a member of the Health Information Management Advisory Committee. Theresa has been a long time member of SCHIMA Coding Roundtable, and a veteran of the US Army.

Instructions to Participants:

Please bring code sets and/or laptops with resources or encoders. Laptops should be fully charged as outlets are limited.

Pricing

SCHIMA Members: $75
SCHA Members:
$75
SCORH Members: $75
Non-Members: $100

Student Members: $20
Student Non-Members: $30

Continental breakfast, break and lunch included in registration fee.

Cancellation

Registration fees will be refunded (less $25 processing fee) upon written notice received 72 hours prior to the meeting. Cancellations with less than 72 hours notice will not be refunded. Substitution for registrants is permitted.

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Registration

 

Online registration has closed. Onsite registration will be available with limited seating.