Accurate Therapy Coding for Home Health

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Tricia A. Twombly, BSN, RN, HCS-D, HCS-O, COS-C, CHCE
Conference Date
Thu, Nov 17, 2011
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

As if therapy coding for home health was not already complex! Getting it right is critical.

Join home heath coding veteran, Trish Twombly, BSN, RN, HCS-D, CHCE, for this hour-long audio event  where you'll get the information you need to code therapy like an expert.

Trish  will explain the ICD-9 official coding guidelines as it relates accurately to coding therapy cases,and get you accurately coding in no time..

  • The PPS Final Rule - how it relates to therapy, and in turn, your coding practices. 
  • Impairment vs. disability - how to code for each and why it's so important to know the difference.  
  • Therapy Disablement Model - the importance of documenting them, and what a coder should look for in the therapist's documentation.  
  • OASIS data items - identify which ones support therapy coding.  
  • indentifying therapy's impact on Home Health Resource Group (HHRG) 
  • PLUS: Interactive scenarios to demonstrate accurate coding so you can put it to use in the real world.

Ask a question at the Q&A session following the live event and get advice unique to your situation, directly from our expert speaker.

Who should attend? Home health clinicians, administrators, owners and HCS-D coding specialists.

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About Our Speaker

Tricia A. Twombly - Home Health Coding Expert

Tricia A. Twombly, BSN, RN, HCS-D, HCS-O, COS-C, CHCE, AHIMA Approved ICD-10 CM Trainer,brings over 23 years of home care experience to her role as senior education consultant and coding specialist for Foundation Management Services. She serves as Advising Editor for the 2011 Home Health ICD-9-CM Diagnosis Coding Manual and is a technical reviewer for both the Diagnosis Coding Pro journal and the on-line education courses for the Board of...   More Info
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