Computer-Assisted Coding, ICD-10 and the Changing Role of the Medical Coder

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Leo Schafer, BS, MCSE
Conference Date
Thu, Sep 06, 2012
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Juggle CAC and Your ICD-10 Training With These Tips


You stand to lose a touted 40% in productivity during the transition to ICD-10, according to some experts — but you can offset this. With these tips and tricks, you can double your coding production without increasing your staff or outsourcing.

You may not realize it, but you can use Computer-Assisted Coding (CAC) as a training tool for ICD-10 and clinical documentation improvement long before the rule goes into effect.


This session will help you:

  • Get your ICD-10 coding conventions straight
  • Discover how CAC will replace today’s encoder products
  • Glimpse the future of everyday coders
  • Take advantage of CAC data mining for research and analysis
  • Evaluate your present methods and processes to position your facility to optimize CAC
  • Learn how to use CAC for clinical documentation improvement for ICD-10.


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?
HIM Directors – Revenue Cycle Manager – Coding Supervisors – Hospital and Physician Clinic Coding Staff – HIM IT Staff – Finance Managers Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists -  ICD-10 trainers.

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About Our Speaker

Leo Schafer - Clinical Documentation Expert

Leo Schafer BS, MCSE  is a Clinical Documentation and Computer-Assisted Coding Consultant at eMTS with 20 years of Health Information Management Sales experience across many US states.  Mr. Schafer has been a guest speaker at INHIMA, FHIMA,  CFHIMA, NEFHIMA, GHIMA, KHIMA, WiHIMA & MnHIMA. Leo has an IT background and has been involved in the implementation of various HIM systems as well as managed the coding technology infrastructure of a...   More Info
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