The Enigma That is Sepsis: Exclusive Report

Program 261
Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016
10-10:30 a.m. EST; 7-7:30 a.m. PST
Erica E. Remer, MD, FACEP, CCDS
Founder and President
Erica Remer, MD, Inc.
Dennis Jones
PFS Administrator, Nyack Hospital, Nyack, N.Y.
Rudy Braccili, Jr., MBA, CPAM, CRCE; Sandy Brewton, RHIT, CCS, CHCA, CPC, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer; Laurie M. Johnson, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM/PCS Trainer; and Stanley Nachimson
Join us for the next edition of Talk Ten Tuesdays, when Erica Remer, MD, will join the broadcast and offer a physician’s perspective on sepsis: one of the most common problem areas for clinical documentation improvement (CDI) and coding professionals, especially since sepsis is also a quality core measure.
Substituting for co-host Kim Charland will be the administrator of patient financial services (PFS) at Nyack Hospital in Nyack, N.Y.: Dennis Jones.
Also scheduled to be featured on the broadcast:
  • RegWatch: Stanley Nachimson will return to report on how a Donald Trump administration and the President-Elect’s recent nominees, Rep. Tom Price (R-Ga.) to head the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and Seema Verma as administrator for the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS), are likely to impact major healthcare initiatives. 

  • Field Report: Senior healthcare analyst Sandy Brewton with Panacea Healthcare Solutions will report on how one hospital is handling the coding of sepsis.

  • 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.

Register now to learn more about these stories and other news coming your way on Tuesday, Dec. 6, 2016 at 10 a.m. ET.
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