Home Health & Hospice

Last chance to attend! ICD-10 Coding for Home Health Workshop

Homecare Insider, June 1, 2015

Whether you’re knee-deep in ICD-10 training or just getting started, this week's ICD-10 Coding for Home Health Workshop will cover the basics of ICD-10 and provide a detailed overview of the role accurate documentation and OASIS-C1 will play in ICD-10 coding and payment. 

During this two-day educational course, home health coding expert Joan L. Usher, BS, RHIA, COS-C, ACE, will review key changes in the new ICD-10 coding system and discuss the major effects the transition will have on each department within an agency. She will provide home health-specific case studies and coding examples for hands-on learning that empowers participants to navigate the complexities of ICD-10.
This workshop offers a unique community atmosphere that is conducive to discussion and collaboration.
The ICD-10 Coding for Home Health Workshop teaches participants how to:  
  • Select accurate ICD-10 codes
  • Improve internal workflow options and processes to support the new coding system
  • Determine what is still needed from EHR and data mining vendors before going live
  • Use interdisciplinary process to ensure solid documentation and the accurate capture of medical necessity
The workshop will be held this Thursday and Friday in Chicago, and is worth 13 nursing contact hours.
Register now!