Every year coders are facing all kind of diagnostic coding changes. And more payers are becoming sophisticated in their claims processing. You need to report the right diagnosis code to the correct level of specificity to ensure timely payments and avoid denials.
Although the 2013 ICD-10-CM conversion is fast approaching, you still need to be ready this year for all of the exciting changes to establish medical necessity.
In this information packed session you will get in tune with the correct way to use the new and revised ICD-9 codes that are effective October 1, 2010.
Who should attend? Coders, billers, office managers, physicians.
- Jill M. Young