In Search of Agreement: Coding and DRG Assignment

Tuesday, Jan. 17, 2017
10-10:30 a.m. EST; 7-7:30 a.m. PST
Dedicated to the memory of James Jones, MD 
Mount Sinai Health System
Joel Moorhead, MD, PhD, CPC
Rudy Braccili Jr., MBA, CPAM, CRCE; 
Rhonda Buckholtz, CPC, CPMA, CRC, CDEO, CPC-I, CHPSE;
Laurie Johnson, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer;
and Michelle Wieczorek, RN, RHIT, CPHQ

Dedicated to the late James Jones, MD, who passed away on Dec. 26, the upcoming edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays will focus on the continuing challenge of reaching agreements on accurate coding and DRG assignment while building relationships between providers and payers. Reporting our lead story will be Joel Moorhead, MD, who currently serves as chief medical officer for FairCode Associates. 

Also scheduled to be featured on the broadcast:

  • CDI Report: Michelle Wieczorek, senior manager of clinical documentation services for Dixon Hughes Goodman LLP, will offer some New Year’s resolutions for coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) departments.

  • Revenue Cycle Report: Rudy Braccili will discuss the impact of coding and documentation on the revenue cycle.

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

  • Practice Solutions: Rhonda Buckholtz, vice president of strategic development for EyeCare Leaders, will offer recommendations to improve your performance in dealing with new code changes for 2017.

Join hosts Chuck Buck and Kim Charland for all this and more during the next edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays, Tuesday, Jan. 17 at 10 a.m. ET.

Talk Ten Tuesdays. More than just talk.™