Health Information Management

New on JustCoding Platinum!

JustCoding News: Inpatient, October 14, 2009

Want to receive articles like this one in your inbox? Subscribe to JustCoding News: Inpatient!

A new e-learning course in the E-learning library:

  • GI Endoscopy Coding

Continuing education credits: To receive a 0.5 CE credit, take the quiz after reading the following articles:

  • NCDs clarify how to identify and report never events
  • Understand the complexity of coding for conditions that aren’t named in documentation
  • Monitor staff performance and physician documentation to ensure POA compliance
  • Healthcare News: Note changes for coding anemia due to chemotherapy
  • Q&A: Charging for E/M services provided during a visit for preoperative clearance

Important Editor’s Note: As of September 16, 2009, you will receive an issue of JustCoding News: Inpatient every other week. (On alternate weeks, you will receive JustCoding News: Outpatient.) Please add our address justcoding@list.justcoding.com to your e-mail address book to ensure you receive your e-Newsletter issues. Also note that due to a change in the American Academy of Professional Coders’ (AAPC) CE policies, paid JustCoding.com and Platinum members will have an opportunity to earn a 0.5 continuing education credit per week from the AAPC by taking a 5-question quiz that is based on multiple articles from each week’s issue of JustCoding News. To receive your CE credit, paid JustCoding.com and Platinum members must read articles in the bimonthly e-newsletters JustCoding News: Inpatient and JustCoding News: Outpatient, take the accompanying quiz that is common to all applicable articles for that week, and get all 5 answers correct. Access JustCoding.com’s CE Credits Web page to learn more about earning CE credits.



Want to receive articles like this one in your inbox? Subscribe to JustCoding News: Inpatient!

    Briefings on APCs
  • Briefings on APCs

    Worried about the complexities of the new rules under OPPS and APCs? Briefings on APCs helps you understand the new rules...

  • HIM Briefings

    Guiding Health Information Management professionals through the continuously changing field of medical records and toward a...

  • Briefings on Coding Compliance Strategies

    Submitting improper Medicare documentation can lead to denial of fees, payback, fines, and increased diligence from payers...

  • Briefings on HIPAA

    How can you minimize the impact of HIPAA? Subscribe to Briefings on HIPAA, your health information management resource for...

  • APCs Insider

    This HTML-based e-mail newsletter provides weekly tips and advice on the new ambulatory payment classifications regulations...

Most Popular