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This class is for the coder who understands the basics, and is ready to take their coding knowledge to the next level. In this 2-day session, we will work through common home health and hospice scenarios for each chapter and discuss the rationale behind each. Understand how coding can affect accurate reimbursement, outcomes, and how important coding will be under PDGM. Understand the interaction between face to face documentation, clinical notes from the provider, accurate coding, and an accurate comprehensive assessment, and why it is important to get it right the first time. We will also discuss the latest coding clinic guidance related to coding. Bring a current 2019 ICD-10 CM manual with you to class.
1. The learner will be able define ICD-10 purposes
2. The learner will be able to apply guidance and conventions while working through common scenarios
3. The learner will be able to identify resources for coding guidance.
4. The learner will be able to identify legal and ethical considerations when selecting an ICD-10 code.
J’non Griffin, RN, MHA, WCC, HCS-D, HCS-H, COS-C, President of Home Health Solutions, is a 30-year veteran of home care as a registered nurse. She received her Master’s Degree in Health Care Administration in 2005. She has experience as a field nurse, director, and executive with home health and hospice agencies, both large and small. She has served as Director of Staff Development and Appeals for home health and hospice agencies. She has taken part in mock surveys for agencies and prepared agencies for accreditation. She has been directly involved in accreditation surveys, acquisitions, and many regulatory crises with state survey agencies and the intermediary.
Continuing Education Info:
This program will provide 6.5 contact hours per day to nurses, occupational therapists and speech therapists.
Certified & Associate Members
Received by 2/18/19 $299
Received after 2/18/19 $324
Private Duty Members
Received by 2/18/19 $319
Received after 2/18/19 $344
Received by 2/18/19 $598
Received after 2/18/19 $623