Wound Care Updates for 2015

Event Information
Product Format
Prerecorded Event
Presenter(s)
Dorothy D. Steed, CCS, CDIP, COC, CPCO, CPUM, CPUR, CPHM, CPMA, ACS-OP, CCS-P, RCC, RMC, CEMC, CPC-I, CFPC, PCS, FCS,
Length
60 Minutes
Product Description

Acquaint Yourself with the 2015 Coding Updates for Wound Care

This 60 minute session by expert speaker Dorothy Steed, CPC-H, CHCC, CPUM, CPUR, CPHM, CPMA, ACS-OP, CCS-P, RCC, CPMA, RMC, CEMC, CPC-I, CFPC, PCS, FCS, CPAR, AHIMA ICD-10 Trainer  will cover common types of wounds, reasons why certain wounds may develop, common clinical presentations, staging of pressure ulcers and common treatments for certain wounds. These problems may be managed in a wound care center by a WOC (wound care, ostomy and continence) nurse.  They are often stubborn to heal and require long term management.  Patients may be diabetic, have poor venous circulation, suffering from trauma and other reasons for wound care management.

Speaker will specifically review the following conditions:

  • Urostomy
  • Colostomy
  • Ileostomy
  • Pressure ulcers & staging
  • Venous ulcers
  • Arterial ulcers
  • Diabetic ulcers
  • Wagner Scale - How is it measured?
  • Traumatic wounds
  • Frostbite
  • Cellulitis
  • Degloving
  • Necrotizing fasciitis

Session highlights:

  • 2015 coding updates for Wound Care Management
  • Evaluation & Management
  • Chronic Care Management Services
  • Revision to Modifier 59
  • Revision to Wound Care Management
  • Reminders for Current Codes & Reporting

Who should attend?

  • Coders
  • Billers
  • Revenue cycle
  • Physicians
  • Mid-level providers
  • Nurses
  • Claims follow-up
  • Managers
  • Wound care personnel


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About Our Speaker

Dorothy D. Steed - Medical Coding and Billing Expert

Dorothy D. Steed, CCS, CDIP, COC, CPCO, CPUM, CPUR, CPHM, CPMA, ACS-OP, CCS-P, RCC, RMC, CEMC, CPC-I, CFPC, PCS, FCS, CPAR, is an independent healthcare consultant and educator in Atlanta. She was a Medicare specialist for a large hospital system and a physician coding audit supervisor for another hospital system, with 40 years of experience in healthcare. Additionally, she is an instructor at a state technical college in...   More Info
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