Diabetes is the most incorrectly coded diagnosis – most patients are coded as if they have no complications; therefore, the claims data does not accurately capture the intensity of the services provided. ICD-10-CM provides a new way to provide the most specific and accurate information to support the services the patient needs.
Join expert speaker Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, in this audio session to know everything you need to know about coding for diabetes and the recent ICD-10-CM changes for 2017.
Gain a deeper understanding of diabetes types, understand how to code complications, and know when additional codes are needed. This session will also be a great reference to educate providers and encourage documentation and coding of complications.
Who should attend?
Physicians, nurse practitioners, office managers, coders and billers in primary care (internal medicine, family practice), endocrinology and public health departments.
Kim Garner-Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, COC, is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians.
Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine. She completed a bachelor’s degree in health care management and went on to...
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