Compliant Diagnosis Coding Basics and Transition Issues


This course discusses the importance of coding in long term care, its relationship to payment processes, and the scope of the transition issues facing the long term care industry today.


Hours: 1.00


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Course Details

Course Code: REL-SRC-HCP-1
Hours: 1
Type: Online Course
Content Expiration Date: 1/31/2022
Learning Objectives:
Describe the relationship of coding systems to payment processes in long-term care
Identify authoritative sources of information for coding
Discuss the transition issues from ICD-9 to ICD-10 for long-term care
Instructor: Diane L. Brown, BA, CPRA
Diane Brown is a long-term care educator, consultant, editor, and author with more than 25 years of operational experience in healthcare. In her current role at HCPro in Danvers, MA, she develops quality educational programs and serves as a consultant to facilities. She is regularly a specialist and lead instructor for HCPro's Medicare Boot CampĀ®-Long-Term Care Version MDS Bootcamp℠: Beyond the Basics, and Long-Term Care ICD-10-CM Boot Camp. Disclosure: Diane L. Brown, BA, CPRA has declared that no conflict of interest, Relevant Financial Relationship or Relevant Non-Financial Relationship exists.
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Asynchronous/Online Distance Learning; please see certificate details for specifics on delivery format.
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