Sheri Poe Bernard, CCS-P, CPC, CRC, CDEO

Sheri Poe Bernard, CCS-P, CPC, CRC, CDEO

Sheri Poe Bernard, CCS-P, CPC, CRC, CDEO, is a risk adjustment consultant as well as a freelance writer and educator. She is the author of the American Medical Association’s (AMA's) 2018 publication, Risk Adjustment Documentation and Coding, and the 2015 publication, Netter's Atlas of Surgical Anatomy for CPT® Coding. She also developed the AMA's annual ICD-10-CM Chronic Disease Cards for risk adjustment coding. She previously was vice president of clinical coding content at AAPC. Prior to joining AAPC as an employee, she served on its National Advisory Board for eight years. For 15 years, she created clinical coding products at Optum360 (Ingenix. She is a frequent national speaker on topics involving anatomy and pathophysiology, CPT, ICD-10-CM, and risk adjustment coding.