This presentation will outline the coding changes from ICD-9 to ICD-10 that are effective October 1, 2015. This coding change will greatly affect healthcare billing and payments for years to come for every payer, and it is essential that healthcare providers understand how to prepare their operations for these changes.
In this eye-opening presentation, attendees will:
- Understand the basics of ICD-10 coding and how it differs from ICD-9,
- Learn the administrative tasks that must be in place to transition smoothly
- Outline what items to put on your timeline and
- How to assess your IT vendor's readiness.
Join nationally recognized consultant Mary Ellen Conway, President of the Capital Healthcare Group, LLC, as she outlines the essential steps in what you need to know for changing to ICD-10.
Also, Liz Daniels from NHIC will be joining the webinar to talk about the most common questions and misconceptions about the ICD-10 followed by a Q & A time.
About the Speakers
Mary Ellen Conway is a nurse health care consultant with over 25 years expertise in management throughout the health care continuum. As the President of Capital Healthcare Group, she is known for her special expertise in operations and regulatory compliance issues in the post-acute arena, from home health, hospice and medical equipment, to physician practice, supplemental staffing, transitional care programs and accreditation.
Elizabeth (Liz) Daniels is an Outreach Specialist with NHIC, the Jurisdiction A Durable Medical Equipment Medicare Administrative Contractor (DME MAC). NHIC processes Medicare claims for durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics and supplies (DMEPOS) for beneficiaries residing in the Northeast. Liz is the outreach specialist for the state of Pennsylvania and in 2012 was promoted to the lead outreach specialist on the DME MAC A POE Team.
Cost: $25.00 for PAMS and MNCHA Members
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