Millions of patients get diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or Parkinson’s. Alzheimer’s is the 6th leading cause of death in the United States. In 2017, Alzheimer’s care cost the United States $259 billion. About 60,000 people are diagnosed every year with Parkinson’s disease. The figures are overwhelming.
In this session, coding professional Gloryanne Bryant will provide a review of the disease process, clinical aspects, and associated complications of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease. The session will include information statistics and the impact of these two diseases.
Bryant will talk you through the Alzheimer’s coding in ICD-10-CM guidelines and rules. She will also help you understand the Parkinson’s coding in ICD-10-CM guidelines and rules and will explore coding case scenarios to help you improve your coding accuracy and skills. You will learn to apply official guidelines for coding and reporting of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s.
You will learn the clinical information about the two diseases, the prevalence and treatments. Bryant will discuss the ICD-10-CM official coding and reporting guidelines for Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s disease.
You will learn how to capture more specific diagnosis codes to improve medical necessity. She will provide you with an understanding of the disease process of Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s, the impact and complications of both.
In this session, you will learn:
After attending this session, you will:
Who Should Attend
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Gloryanne Bryant, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCDS, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer. She is an HIM professional and leader specializing in Coding for over 35 years. Gloryanne has conducted numerous ICD-9-CM, ICD-10 and CPT coding, DRGs, MS-DRG, APR-DRGs, APC (OPPS), leadership and compliance workshops and seminars for hospital and physician-based coding staff, HIM Leaders, and others.
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