ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee Meeting: Looking Ahead

Tuesday, March 7, 2017
10-10:30 a.m. ET; 7-7:30 a.m. PT
Program 270
Sandy Brewton, RHIT, CCS, CHCA, CPC, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer;
Laurie Johnson, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer;
Cesar M. Limjoco, MD; and Stanley Nachimson


The federal ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee (C&M) will meet this coming Tuesday and Wednesday, March 7 and 8, to discuss proposals for diagnosis code topics. The meeting will be led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). National correspondent Laurie Johnson will be reporting live from the opening session of the C&M meeting during the next edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays.

Also to be featured on the broadcast:
  • Coding Report: Sandy Brewton will report on the Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set (UHDDS) definition of “other diagnoses.” Sandy is a senior healthcare consultant for Panacea Healthcare Solutions, a Career Step company.

  • DocTalk: Cesar M. Limjoco, MD, vice president of clinical services of DCBA, Inc., will report on an unusual aspect of sepsis as it relates to acute kidney injury.
  • RegWatch: Healthcare industry expert Stanley Nachimson of Nachimson Advisors will bring you up to date on the latest regulatory and policy news coming from Washington, D.C.
  • TalkBack:  Dr. Remer will respond to a listener’s question about the efficacy of remote clinical documentation improvement (CDI) during a new segment on Talk Ten Tuesdays.
All this and more will be coming your way this coming Tuesday, March 7 at 10 a.m. ET.

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