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October 27 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM EDT
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Featured Virtual Education

Leadership Webinar – Diversity and Inclusion

This is the fifth 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 the importance of diversity and inclusion for today’s employers...
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Clinical Documentation Improvement (CDI) Online Prep Course

Clinical Documentation Improvement is essential for providers to be successful within fee for service and quality initiatives. Obtaining adequate training for professionals wanting to learn more, improve their knowledgebase or prepare for examination can be costly and...
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2018 DRG Changes

Here’s an easy and convenient way to learn the latest DRG changes for FY 2018. This webinar is available any time you are!! The THIMA Informatics and Analytics Committee developed this coding update which is offered at a very reasonable price. Special thanks to...
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FY 2018 ICD-10 Code Updates

Are you ready for the fiscal year 2018 ICD-10 code updates?  PHIMA is offering and webinar titled, "FY 2018 ICD-10 Code Updates” now available on demand.  Review and understand the FY 2018 IPPS Updates including: ICD-10 guideline changes ICD-10-CM coding...
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Coding Roundtable: “Fall into Fun” Ed’Venture

2 Lessons...all online! 1st Lesson Management Domain offering: HIM: Leaders, Leadership, Management and YOU! 2nd Lesson Clinical Data Management Domain: ICD-10 Wordsearch and Crossword puzzle Presenter: Lori-Lynne A. Webb, CPC, CCS-P, CCP, CHDA, COBGC, CDIP Learn More...
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ICD-10-PCS Coding Update

Here’s an easy and convenient way to learn the latest ICD-10-PCS coding and coding guideline updates for FY 2018. This webinar is available any time you are!! The THIMA Informatics and Analytics Committee developed this coding update which is offered at a very...
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ICD-10 CM Coding Update

Here’s an easy and convenient way to learn the latest ICD-10-CM coding and coding guideline updates for FY 2018. This webinar is available any time you are!! The THIMA Informatics and Analytics Committee developed this coding update which is offered at a very...
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ICD-10 Coding Update On Demand Webinar

Available September 21, 2017 Laura discusses ICD-10 coding updates and goes into detail on select changes to help you in your field as a coder. Speaker: Laura Little, RHIT, CPC, CCS [button...
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Information Governance

December 7, 2017 12:00 - 1:00 PM PT An overview of how UW Medicine is implementing Information Governance and how a grassroots approach has proven to be successful along with pitfalls they’ve encountered along the way. Speakers: Christine Taylor, UW Medicine Record...
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Building Effective Partnerships

November 15, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT As HIM departments continue to downsize, entry level opportunities seem to be a thing of the past. During this session, we will discuss how to identify new avenues in the profession for recent graduates. In addition, we will...
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ICD-10-PCS for FY2018 – Challenging Questions Answered!

December 12, 2017 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM ET Now that we’ve been using the ICD-10-PCS code set updated for FY2018, some challenging questions have surfaced. Attend this webinar to learn the answers to questions about the new guideline for coding to the furthest point,...
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Bridging Cultural Barriers to Build Better Teams

November 8, 2017 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM CT Global / cross cultural strategies for effectively leading a team, no matter where you are in the world, while creating a safe environment that accepts and acknowledges our cultural diversity. Speaker: Bindu Chawla, RHIA, CCS,...
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Cybersecurity Awareness / Ransomware: What You Need to Know

October 18, 2017 12:00 – 1:00 PM CT Healthcare has experienced an increase in cyber-attacks: hacking, phishing, ransomware and other malicious software. Experts anticipate that cyber-attacks will continue to specifically target the healthcare industry. Phishing is the...
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Avoiding Common Pitfalls With Interventional Radiology Coding

November 7, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM ET Over the past decade, IR coding expert Stacie L. Buck has noted that on average, providers of interventional radiology services have only a 60% coding accuracy rate! Join Stacie for this informative program as she shares the most...
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Importance of a Complete Syllabus

October 5, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Join Jean A. Garrison, RHIA, Instructional Coordinator, Health Information Management Program, El Paso Community College and EPCC Diversity Programs Diamond Award Recipient, 2017 for this webinar for academic faculty on the...
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Leading the Way in Pediatric Clinical Documentation Improvement

October 19, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Join award-winning HIM professional, Dr. Vijeta Salunkhe, MBBS, MBA, MHA, CCS, CCDS, Clinical Documentation, Improvement Manager, for Pediatric Administration at Baylor Scott and White McLane Children’s Hospital in Temple, Texas...
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Revenue Cycle for HIM Professionals

September 21, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT With the shift from volume to value, opportunities abound for HIM professionals to play a pivotal part in healthcare revenue cycle management—helping their organizations avoid penalties, meet compliance, ensure proper...
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New RHIT Competencies

September 13, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT In 2014, the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM) adopted curricula requirements created by the Council for Excellence in Education (CEE). All CAHIIM accredited...
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2018 ICD-10-CM and PCS Update Webinars

CD-10-CM Webinar September 26, 2017 11:30 am – 12:30 pm ET What is in store for us with the coding update? How about 400+ICD-10-CM codes, 270 revised codes and 122 deleted codes for ICD-10-CM. We will review any new CM codes/conventions. We will discuss if some of...
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Foundations for Leadership Success

August 31, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM CT Please join Penny Crow, RHIA, MS, 2017-2018 TxHIMA President, leadership consultant, and Director of Health Information Management for nThrive, for this collaborative and informative webinar which promises to deliver the basics of...
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IPPS FY2018 Final Rule and ICD-10 Code Updates

Rescheduled for September 21, 2017 12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET Overview Whose turn was it to watch the ICD-10 Cooperating Parties? Time flies when you are having fun so believe it or not, Fiscal Year 2018 is just around the corner! FY2018 brings interesting changes to...
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Physician Based OB/GYN Ed’Venture

Online Education Course A full session of OB/GYN learning (physician based info) to include Unlocking the Secrets of the Medicare Fee Schedule 2017 coding education forum Medical Necessity Queries This is 1 complete session worth 5 CEU’s all in PDF format, and will...
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The Impact of Clinical Validation Denials and ICD-10 Coding Changes on Revenue Integrity

The health care industry is currently undergoing monumental changes in the U.S. Transition from utilization-based to outcomes-based payment structures has resulted in declining net revenue for many healthcare organizations. Aggressive predictive analytics and...
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Data Analytics Webinar Series

Summary A three-part webinar series will offer members an opportunity to learn how to analyze healthcare data using MS Excel and the open-source data analytics software platform, R. The webinar will include tutorials on how to carry out basic and advanced analytical...
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THIMA 2017 Annual Meeting Revisited

Emerging Technology for Data Analytics and HIM’s Role Recorded: March 9, 2017 Betty Dunagan, RHIA Industry Manager, Health Record Solutions Lexmark 1 CEU – Technology Solving the Patient Matching Dilemma: Will the real John Doe please stand up? Recorded: March 8, 2017...
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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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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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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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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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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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