Loads of Codes: Part II: 2018 ICD-10-CM/PCS Codes

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
10-10:30 a.m. ET; 7-7:30 a.m. PT
Program 289
 
SPECIAL GUEST
Patty T. Sheridan, MBA, RHIA, FAHIMA,
Ciox Health
 
CO-HOST
Holly Louie, RN, CHBME
 
ALSO FEATURING
Dennis Jones; Sarah Laird, RHIA, CCS; Joseph Nichols, MD; and
Nick van Terheyden, MD

The second installment in a series of broadcasts highlighting the new 2018 ICD-10-CM/PCS code updates is coming up during the next edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays. There are changes in both the CM and PCS categories, plus new codes that impact other codes; reporting on these changes will be Patty Sheridan, senior vice president of health information management (HIM) services for Ciox Health.

Holly Louie, past president of the Healthcare Billing and Management Association, will return to co-host the broadcast, filling in for Erica Remer, MD, who is on assignment.

Other segments to be featured on the broadcast include:

  • Coding Report: Sarah Laird, senior director of corporate coding at Novant Health, will present the second installment in her series on coder burnout and how to mitigate it through open-door leadership in remote settings.

  • News Desk: Dennis Jones, the patient financial services administrator at Nyack Hospital in Nyack, N.Y., will return to anchor the Talk Ten Tuesdays news desk.

  • VBP Report: Joseph C. Nichols, MD, will report on the need for both data quality and data aggregation in the evolving value-based purchasing environment.

  • DocTalk: Nick van Terheyden, MD, known as “Dr. Nick” and “The Incrementalist,” also a national and international healthcare technology authority, will discuss incremental improvements providers should leverage to prevent cyberattacks.

All this and more will be coming your way on Tuesday, July 25, 2017 at 10 a.m. ET.

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