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Wed 26

ORANJ Educational Meeting

July 26 8:00 AM - 1:45 PM EDT
Thu 27

MTHIMA Meeting

July 27 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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HAHIMA Hot Topics in Inpatient Coding 2017

July 28 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM EDT
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SCHIMA Annual Meeting

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INSPN Quarterly Meeting

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Featured Virtual Education

Revenue Cycle Management: Best Practice Tips

August 24, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT *An HIM professional shares direct experience with HIM centralization, challenges that hinder progress, lessons learned, and strategies for ensuring a successful transition. *Unbilled accounts reflect what processes are going...
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Effective Communication

This is the fourth installment of the 2017 NCHIMA Leadership Webinar Series, please continue to visit the NCHIMA online calendar for future installments in 2017. This presentation is to help you understand effective communication and why it is important to a good...
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Emerging Roles in HIM: Analytics & Informatics

August 16, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM As the healthcare environment continues to transform and become more data driven, health information departments need to position themselves to remain relevant. This presentation will share one organization’s journey through this...
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Your Data is Your Voice: Lessons in Clinical Documentation Improvement

August 15, 2017 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM CT Industrywide healthcare reforms are seeking to change care delivery and payment through the use of data. Moreover, traditional methods of reimbursement are being abandoned. Recent legislative and policy-making has fast-tracked...
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A Deeper Dive Into… ICD-10-CM Chapters 19 and 20

Provide a greater understanding on the guidelines from Chapters 19 and 20 including a clear understanding of the 7th character for initial, subsequent and sequela encounters. Speaker: Melinda Benis, RHIA, CCS Learn More and...
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Leadership Webinar – 3 Keys to Increase Influence

This is the third installment of the 2017 NCHIMA Leadership Webinar Series, please continue to visit the NCHIMA online calendar for future installments in 2017. Would you like to have? More influence with doctors and technology geeks? Less friction in the workplace?...
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Coding: Respiratory Failure, Renal Failure, and Congestive Heart Failure

November 10, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Respiratory Failure is high on the list of RACs and the OIG, due to documentation concerns and the need for clinical indicators and treatment, as is Acute Renal Failure which has been replaced with the new term, Acute Kidney...
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PCS Vascular (Arteriovenous Anastomosis, Dialysis Circuit, and Lower Extremity Revascularization)

October 20, 2017 12:00 -1:00 PM CT This presentation will include arterial and venous procedures, specifically arteriovenous anastomosis creation, dialysis circuit interventions, and lower extremity revascularization. We will also cover the new 2017 dialysis circuit...
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Hot Topics in Inpatient Coding 2017

July 28, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT RAC audits include new DRGs for complex review. This presentation will cover CC and MCCs as they relate to: Anemia, Bone Mass Index, Chest Pain, Debridement, Decubitus Ulcers, Respiratory Diagnoses, Sepsis, Altered Mental Status...
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CHPS Exam Prep Online Workshop

Start Date: August 1, 2017 The CHPS credentialed professional is an expert in protecting the confidentiality, privacy, and security of patient health information from development and implementation to ongoing management and training of the workforce. The CHPS...
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Leadership Webinar – Resonant Leadership

This second installment of the NCHIMA Leadership Series presentation, “Resonant Leadership,” will help those in management positions to: Apply Resonant Leadership in their facilities Understand Why Resonant Leadership and Emotional Intelligence are important Explain...
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A Coder’s Response to Recovery Auditors

Understanding the Top 6 Most Expensive Inpatient Diagnoses June 16, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM Receive specific guidance for facilities responding to Recover Auditors 2018 statement of work Provides targeted experience with top diagnoses and documentation challenges...
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How to Prevent a Breach: Five Best Practices to Protect Your Patients and Organization

July 13, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT Although much attention is paid to breaches caused by criminal hacking and thefts, more than 40 percent of Protected Health Information (PHI) breaches are due to “unintentional employee negligence,” which can be attributed to...
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Coding Roundtable: HCC’s and Coders’ Impact

May 27, 2017 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM ET HCC Quality Indicators What are they and why are they important to coders? CMS website listing of groups What is the coders impact on reimbursement Where to find the AHRQ Quality Indicators Toolkit Understanding Core Measures...
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Conquering Queries

May 24, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM CT Overview: Establishing an effective query process is essential to accurate and complete coding, compliance, and proper reimbursement. This presentation will explain the purpose of a query and when you should query the provider. We will...
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Coding Roundtable: 1st Quarter Coding Clinic Update Overview

May 12, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET Overview of the 2017 1st Quarter AHA Coding Clinic Updates. Presenter: Gloria Litton, RHIA, CCS, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer Learn More and...
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Career Pathing Your HIM Department

HIM departments across the country are continually challenged to retain their most highly skilled professionals. Quality coders are in high demand and HIM professionals are looking more and more to enhance their career opportunities. As a long time HIM department...
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2017 Meaningful Use and MIPS

July 12, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Alexa Poole, HIT & HIE Pro and Consultant for Gulf Coast Regional Extension Center presents this webinar on 2017 Meaningful Use and the 2017 Advancing Care Information requirements under MIPS, which replaces Meaningful Use for...
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Building an Effective HCC CDI Process

April 18, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Hierarchical Condition Category coding is the increasing focus of CDI professionals in 2017. Not only can high-quality HCC improve reimbursement and quality scores in the physician practice, the clinical documentation can assist to...
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Outpatient Surgery Coding

April 26, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM CT Test your knowledge and gain helpful tips to outpatient surgery CPT coding. This presentation will cover modifiers, add-on codes, mutually exclusive procedures, and highlight important CCI guidelines. Applications and scenarios for...
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Dolbey Computer-Assisted Coding Post-ICD-10

June 13, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Jan Purscelley, Software Trainer with Voice Products Inc. will share the benefits of Computer Assisted Coding post ICD 10 Implementation. Included will be a case study from Covenant Health and actual benefits gained by implementing...
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Middle Revenue Cycle-Clinical Documentation Improvement at the Foreground

June 16, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET The webinar will explore key areas of operating an effective and efficient clinical documentation program, key areas of focus, and proving return on investment from a quality and revenue perspective. Speaker: MeShawn Foster CEU: 1.0...
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Coding Roundtable: CANPC Anesthesia and Pain Management

May 16, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT In this coding roundtable webinar, Vino C. Mody Jr., COC, CPC, CCS-P, CANPC offers definitions, case studies and codes for Anesthesia and Pain Management. Vino C. Mody Jr., COC, CPC, CCS-P, CANPC has 10 years of experience in the...
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Clinical Documentation Improvement – A HIM Perspective

March 17, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET In today’s ever changing healthcare arena, it is imperative that HIM professionals keep their coding skills sharp but they also need to do their due diligence in increasing their awareness of the pathophysiology of the major...
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Data Analytics and Population Health Management

March 10, 2017 1:00 PM –  2:00 PM CT CEU: 1.0 – Clinical Data Management HIM professionals will learn the challenges and opportunities of using data analytics for population health management. Topics covered will include challenges with combining data, the scope of...
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Outpatient CDI: Exploring New Opportunities

March 24, 2017 9:00 - 10:00 AM CT Please Note - The time has been changed for this webinar. It will now begin at 9:00 AM CT Speakers: Joan Marie Dion, RHIA, CPHQ, CPHQ, CDIP, CCDS, CRC, CPC Berkley Research Group, LLC Bonnie Peters, CCDS, CDIP, CCS-P, CPC, CRC, COC,...
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Interventional Radiology Question and Answer Session

May 4, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT The Mississippi Health Information Management Association will host an Interventional Radiology Question/Answer session. Learn More and...
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ICD-10 Question and Answer Session

March 2, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM CT Mississippi Health Information Management Association will host an ICD-10 Question/Answer session. Learn More and...
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Taking the Sting out of Injection and Infusion Coding

30 minute webinar This presentation defines and reviews the rules of coding injection and infusion services. Speaker: Paula DeFreece, CCS Learn More and...
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Hierarchical Condition Categories

The webinar will describe and discuss Hierarchical condition codes on risk adjustment and impact on documentation. Speaker: Mary Meysenburg, RHIA, CCS One hour webinar CEU: 1.0 - External Forces Learn More and...
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Coding Webinar Series

January – CHF and MI This presentation will delve into the pathophysiology of heart failure and myocardial infarction, relevant documentation and clinical indicators, and details of diagnosis coding.  Special attention will be given to recognition of clues in the...
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MACRA, the Quality Payment Program and the Role of Data

Objective: Dr. Michael Marron-Stearns, CPC, CFPC, MD, Founder and CEO of Apollo HIT, LLC will provide an in depth dive into the new world of MACRA. CMS issued a final rule on October 14, 2016 that puts MACRA, the Medicare Access and CHIP(Children’s Hospital Insurance...
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Certified Health Data Analyst (CHDA) Certification Prep Workshop

NEW CLASS! Start Date: February 20, 2017 Beginner to Intermediate level This self-paced course is designed for those with some knowledge of health information and data analysis. The online course materials are available to you 24 hours a day/7 days week, so you can...
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ICD-10-PCS ONLINE Workshop

Start Date: March 20, 2017 Beginner to Intermediate level Whether you have never coded procedures before or are just new to ICD-10-PCS, this self-paced course is for you! The online course materials are available to you 24 hours a day/7 days week, so you can fit...
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ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Coding Workshop

Start Date: March 6, 2017 Beginner to Intermediate level Whether you have never coded diagnoses before or are just new to ICD-10-CM, this self-paced course is for you! The online course materials are available to you 24 hours a day/7 days week, so you can fit learning...
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CCS & CCS-P Exam Prep ONLINE Workshop

Start Date: Feb 27, 2017 ONLINE workshop!   CCS track and CCS-P track available! This online workshop offers two separate options to choose from! Choose the CCS track or choose the CCS-P track! Sign up early!  Space is limited! CCS TRACK: This workshop will help you...
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RHIA or RHIT Exam Prep Workshop

Start Date: Feb 13, 2017 Choose the workshop for the exam you are preparing for! These online workshops are designed to provide individuals in their FINAL stages of preparing to take the exam with the knowledge needed to better prepare for the examinations. These...
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Coding Roundtable Webinar

December 10, 2016 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM ET Clinical Documentation Improvement – An HIM Perspective We will take a look at 4 top disease processes. Speaker: Felicia Thomas, RHIT CCS CIC CPC CPC-I CCDS CEU: 1.0 - Clinical Data Management Learn More and Register...
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Unlocking the Door to Quality Payment Programs for MACRA

Four-Part Webinar Series Healthcare is rapidly changing and we must be involved in ensuring our organizations are successful but most importantly ensure we can reach our ultimate goal for total population health management for our patients and communities. We have...
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Risk Adjustment HCC Coding – Adjusting to Risk Coding

May 17, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET This seminar will introduce coding professionals to the “World of HCC Coding”. Information will be dispersed regarding the CMS Risk Adjustment Program, including but not limited to guidelines, categories, documentation needs, and a high...
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FY 2017 ICD-10 Update

A new on-demand webinar is now available that will provide a high-level overview on the fiscal year 2017 updates made to the following: ICD-10-PCS Official Coding Guideline Update ICD-10-PCS Codes ICD-10-CM Official Coding Guideline Update ICD-10-CM Codes MS-DRG...
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Beyond Coding: The Ins and Outs of Facility Billing

April 19, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET This seminar will provide HIM professionals with an understanding of the ins and outs of billing including bill types 111, 121, and 131. In addition, the seminar will provide an understanding of the requirements for the Medicare...
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Coding with ICD-10-PCS

February 8, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET This seminar will provide HIM professionals with an understanding of the proper use of ICD-10-PCS coding.In addition, the seminar will provide an understanding of the root operations’ meanings.Bring your questions and we will work...
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CrossFit Your Coding Career

Alternative approaches to advancing your coding career January 11, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET This seminar will provide HIM professionals with alternative and non-traditional approaches to developing their career. We will share real-life examples of HIM professionals who...
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ICD-10-PCS Focus on Spinal Procedures

December 16, 2016 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM ET Discuss the PCS coding for Spinal procedures. Presented by: Ed O'Beirne PA, MHS, CCS, CDIP Learn More and...
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CPT Update 2017

December 7, 2016 12:00 - 1:00 PM ET The 2017 CPT changes pose some challenges. There are significant updates this year. For example, new codes have been created to identify code pairs that have been determined to be performed together 75 percent or more of the time,...
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ICD-10 Update 2017

October 1, 2016 is just around the corner, which means it's time to get up to speed on the FY 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS changes. There are significant updates this year to guidelines and codes in both systems. For example, there are 3,827 new ICD-10-PCS codes;...
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