The Physician's Perspective of ICD-10-CM (WEB)
This webinar will dive deep into the specific ICD-10-CM codes that allergists use every day, as well as cover how ICD-10-CM compares to ICD-9-CM. The specialized expertise of the presenters will ensure that you are ready for the coming changes. “Many people claim to be coding experts, but no one else has the decades of experience in allergy coding that we do,” said Dr. Meadows.
Release Date: May 14, 2015
Expiration Date: May 14, 2015
At the completion of this activity, participants should be able to:
- Summarize the overall structure and contents of the ICD-10-CM system, highlighting the differences from ICD-9-CM
- Review the areas of ICD-10-CM codes most used by allergists
- Discuss specific concerns of allergists as related to ICD-10-CM codes
The following core competencies will be addressed:
- Practice-based learning and improvement
- Systems-based practice
Therese K. Jorwic, MPH, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA
Therese Jorwic is the past president and recipient of the Distinguished Member award for both the Chicago Area and Illinois Health Information Management Associations. She is past co-chairman and member of the American Health Information Management Association’s (AHIMA) Practice Council on Clinical Terminology and Classification and has served as chairman of AHIMA’s Council on Coding and Classification. She was the first chairman of the AHIMA Society for Clinical Coding and is a recipient of the AHIMA’s Pioneer and Literary Awards. She is a past chairman and member of the Construction Committee for the Certified Coding Associate Examination. Jorwic received the Amoco Silver Circle, Excalibur and Educator of the Year awards for teaching excellence at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
- 1.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 1.50 Attendance