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:
Who should attend?
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...
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