Webinars

 

ANNOUNCING THE 2022 TRUCODE EDUCATIONAL WEBINAR SERIES

Stay on top of the latest coding issues and developments, plus earn AHIMA CEUs when you attend these webinars.  

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What's New in ICD-10-CM and PCS?

September 29, 2022 from 1:30-3 :00 pm ET 

Presented by Joy King Ewing, RHIA, CCS, TruCode Consultant

CPT® Coding Changes for 2023

December 6, 2022 from 2:00 – 3:00 pm ET

Presented by Karen Scott, M.Ed, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, FAHIMA, Director of Education and Training, TruCode

 


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Cracking the IR Code: Mastering Lower Extremity Therapeutic Interventions

Presented on February 15, 2022 by Stacie Buck, RHIA, CCS-P, RCC, RCCIR, CIRCC, President and Senior Consultant, RadRx

In this webinar, we discuss how to correctly code for lower extremity interventions that are performed in the outpatient setting. Participants will learn the CPT® coding rules associated with key procedures, including which components are bundled and those that may be reported separately, and how to correctly apply NCCI manual instructions when coding these procedures. Additionally, we will discuss when to report diagnostic angiograms in conjunction with therapeutic interventions.

This webinar will cover key documentation points and coding rules for:

  • Angioplasty
  • Stent placement
  • Atherectomy
  • Thrombectomy
  • Thrombolysis

View the webinar on-demand here.

CPT Coding Changes for FY 2022

Presented on December 7, 2021 by Karen Scott, M.Ed, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, FAHIMA, Director of Education and Training, TruCode

This webinar reviews the changes to the 2022 CPT coding system. We will discuss changes to the codes, including new, revised and deleted codes. In addition, we will review added guidelines and instructions.

Learning Objectives:

  • A review of the 2022 CPT® coding changes
  • Identification of major changes and potential challenges these may cause
  • A discussion of proper documentation that will assist in preparing for potential challenges

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What's New in ICD-10-CM?

Presented on Thursday, September 30 by Joy King Ewing, RHIA, CCS, TruCode Consultant

Changes to the ICD-10-CM classification system will soon be in effect—along with the potential challenges that new guidelines inevitably bring. In this webinar, we’ll review the areas where coding errors are most likely to occur, plus strategies that will help you avoid them.

Learning Objectives:

  • An overview of the ICD-10-CM coding changes and Official Coding Guidelines for 2022
  • Overcoming the challenges presented by the major changes for 2021
  • How proper documentation can help you prepare for these changes

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CPT Spinal Fusion 

Presented on June 22, 2021 by Vanessa Youmans, MA, RHIA, CCS, CPC, Director, Outpatient/ProFee Coding & Auditing, YES HIM Consulting

This webinar focuses on how to apply the CPT® codes and guidelines for spinal fusion, arthrodesis, and related procedures. Participants will learn the overall anatomy of the spine, components of the vertebrae, and common disorders that prompt a spinal fusion procedure. In addition, this session will cover spinal fusion case studies at the cervical, thoracic, and lumbar levels. 

Learning Objectives:

  • Describe the overall anatomy of the spine and components of the vertebrae
  • Discuss common procedures that may necessitate a spinal fusion procedure
  • Define the CPT guidelines for arthrodesis, including portions of the procedure that are coded separately
  • List the elements to be selected from the documentation for assignment of the appropriate CPT codes
  • Apply the guidelines and codes to cases of spinal arthrodesis

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