Self Paced Self Paced    

ICD-10: For Allied Health Professionals, Self Paced

19 hours |  Professional Development

Purpose

Training for New Technology

Description

The ICD-10: For Allied Health Professionals course will provide allied health professionals with key information regarding the transition from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM/PCS. This short course will present an overview of ICD-10, the changes that practitioners will need to know about in order to provide accurate information to medical billers and coders, and other important aspects of ICD-10 that relate directly to ensuring appropriate coding and payment.

Audience

All practicing and non-practicing allied health professionals who need to learn about the change from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM and understand their role in making a smooth transition from a billing and coding perspective.

Objectives
  • Explain the benefits of ICD-10-CM over ICD-9-CM
  • Explain the organizational structure of the ICD-10-CM manual
  • Explain the meaning and significance of the various characters and terms found in the ICD-10-CM coding system
  • Explain the nuances of ICD-10-CM
  • Describe the purpose and process of procedural coding
  • Explain the benefits of ICD-10-PCS over ICD-9-CM Volume 3
  • Explain the meaning and significance of the various characters and terms found in the ICD-10-PCS coding system
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Instructor Led Instructor Led

ICD-10: For Allied Health Professionals, Instructor Led

3 hours |  Professional Development

Purpose

Training for New Technology

Description

The ICD-10: For Allied Health Professionals course will provide allied health professionals with key information regarding the transition from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM/PCS. This short course will present an overview of ICD-10, the changes that practitioners will need to know about in order to provide accurate information to medical billers and coders, and other important aspects of ICD-10 that relate directly to ensuring appropriate coding and payment.

Audience

All practicing and non-practicing allied health professionals who need to learn about the change from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM and understand their role in making a smooth transition from a billing and coding perspective.

Objectives
  • Explain the benefits of ICD-10-CM over ICD-9-CM
  • Explain the organizational structure of the ICD-10-CM manual
  • Explain the meaning and significance of the various characters and terms found in the ICD-10-CM coding system
  • Explain the nuances of ICD-10-CM
  • Describe the purpose and process of procedural coding
  • Explain the benefits of ICD-10-PCS over ICD-9-CM Volume 3
  • Explain the meaning and significance of the various characters and terms found in the ICD-10-PCS coding system
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