How Cardiology Diagnosis Coding Will be Impacted in 2018


Exclusive News Broadcast
Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018
10-10:30 a.m. EST; 7-7:30 a.m. PST
Program 312


SPECIAL GUEST
Terry Fletcher BS, CPC, CCC, CEMC, CCS, CCS-P, CMC, CMCSC, CMCS, ACS-CA, SCP-CA
Healthcare Coding Consultant, Auditor, Educator, Author


GUEST CO-HOST
Bonnie Cassidy MPA, RHIA, FAHIMA, FHIMSS
Past President, American Health Information Management Association


ALSO FEATURING
Charlotte Smith Barrett, MBA, RHIA, FACHE;
Rose T. Dunn, MBA, RHIA, CPA, FACHE;
Larry Field, DO, MBA, CHCQM, CPC, CHC, LHRM;
and Diann Smith, MS, RHIA, CHP, FAHIMA AHIMA President/Chair

February is American Heart Month, and in recognition of this national focus, the upcoming Talk Ten Tuesdays broadcast will center on how cardiology diagnosis coding for myocardial infarction (MI) is being impacted in 2018. There are now five types of MI code categories. Joining the broadcast as our special guest will be Terry Fletcher, who will report on these new options and how they will impact your reimbursement.

Other segments to be featured on the broadcast include:

  • News Desk: Larry Field, DO, will anchor the Talk Ten Tuesdays News Desk with the very latest healthcare news. Field is the treasurer of the American College of Physician Advisors.

  • CDI Report: AHIMA Past President Charlotte Barrett, now assistant vice president of the health information integrity division at the University of Miami UHealth System, will have the Talk Ten Tuesdays CDI Report. 

  • Tuesday Focus: Former AHIMA President Rose Dunn, chief operations officer for First Class Solutions, will report on the latest developments surrounding ICD-11.

  • President’s Message: Newly elected AHIMA President and Chair Diann Smith will offer her vision for the American Health Information Management Association in 2018.

Register now to listen and learn on Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2018 at 10 a.m. EST.

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