Self Paced Self Paced    

ICD-10: For Physicians, Self Paced

19 hours | Professional Development

Purpose

Training for New Technology

Description

The ICD-10: For Physicians course will provide physicians with key information regarding the transition in medical billing from ICD-9 to ICD-10. This short course will provide an overview of ICD-10 and the changes that physicians will need to know in order to provide accurate information to medical billers/coders. Students will also learn about other important aspects of ICD-10 that directly relate to ensuring appropriate coding and payment.

Audience

Practicing physicians who need to learn about the change from ICD-9 to ICD-10 and understand their role in making a smooth transition from a billing and coding perspective.

Objectives
  • Describe the purpose/benefits of ICD-10
  • Compare ICD-10 to ICD-9
  • Explain what should be included in medical records to allow abstraction
  • Identify possible areas of concern in sample medical records
  • Explain the nuances of ICD-10 and the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10
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Instructor Led Instructor Led

ICD-10: For Physicians, Instructor Led

3 hours | Professional Development

Purpose

Training for New Technology

Description

The ICD-10: For Physicians course will provide physicians with key information regarding the transition in medical billing from ICD-9 to ICD-10. This short course will provide an overview of ICD-10 and the changes that physicians will need to know in order to provide accurate information to medical billers/coders. Students will also learn about other important aspects of ICD-10 that directly relate to ensuring appropriate coding and payment.

Audience

Practicing physicians who need to learn about the change from ICD-9 to ICD-10 and understand their role in making a smooth transition from a billing and coding perspective.

Objectives
  • Describe the purpose/benefits of ICD-10
  • Compare ICD-10 to ICD-9
  • Explain what should be included in medical records to allow abstraction
  • Identify possible areas of concern in sample medical records
  • Explain the nuances of ICD-10 and the transition from ICD-9 to ICD-10
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