Coding Quality and Data Integrity: Elusive Yet Consequential

Tuesday, Feb. 21, 2017
10-10:30 a.m. ET; 7-7:30 a.m. PT
Program 269

FEATURING

Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS, RHIT,
AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer;
Holly Louie, RN, CHBME;
Laurie Johnson, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer;
Joe Nichols, MD; and Charles Winans, MD

Also to be featured on the broadcast:

·         Coding Report: Gloryanne Bryant, a nationally recognized health information management (HIM) leader and past president of the California Health Information Association, will report on how coding quality equates to data integrity.

·        DocTalk: Charles Winans, MD, staff surgeon at Ashtabula County Medical Center, a Cleveland Clinic affiliate hospital, will provide a surgeon’s perspective on malnutrition, its impact on medical care and quality metrics, and how to get surgeons to answer their queries.
 
·        ED Report: Holly Louie, president of the Healthcare Billing and Management Association, will report on the need to find a solution for collecting accurate diagnostic information from patient encounters in emergency departments.

 ·        VBP Report: Joseph C. Nichols, MD, will report on how health risk, severity, and complexity impact healthcare policy, payment, and quality assessment in an evolving value-based purchasing environment.  

·        News Desk: Laurie Johnson, who anchors the Talk Ten Tuesdays news desk, will check in with the latest ICD-10 headline news.

 All this and more will be coming your way this coming Tuesday, Feb. 21 at 10 a.m. ET.

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