Registered Health Information Technician (RHIT) or Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA) Certification Exam Prep Online 8-week course

Start Date: Monday, December 10, 2018

End Date: Monday, February 4, 2019

Choose the workshop for the exam you are preparing for RHIA or RHIT!!

These online workshops are designed to provide individuals in their FINAL stages of preparing to take either the RHIA or RHIT exam with the knowledge needed to better prepare for the examinations. These workshops are also designed to strengthen and reinforce competencies for ALL domains of the exam!

AHIMA recently revised the exam content outline for both the RHIA and RHIT exams. The new exam content outline launched on January 2, 2018 and the beta testing period ended on April 19, 2018; test takers will now receive their results immediately following completion of the exam. AHIMA also recently revised the eligibility requirements on a Proviso for candidates who are RHIT credentialed and hold a Bachelor’s or Master’s degree are now eligible to sit for the RHIA exam

Virtual Coding Roundtable – Hypertension: A Common Condition with Deadly Consequences

December 8, 2018
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM ET

Attendees will gain useful clinical data on the prevalence, pathophysiology, etiology and manifestations of hypertension. Dr. Mann will discuss the JNC criteria for establishing the diagnosis and its interaction with conditions such as stroke and heart failure. The presentation will also cover commonly associated procedures, such as dialysis when CKD is present due the HTN. HIM professionals will take away key elements of when to query and when not to query based on provider documentation. The information presented will also help coders and auditors to gain a better clinical picture of this disease and its impact on patients.

Speaker: Amardeep Mann, MD

Data Analytics Webinar Series

January 29, 2019 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM CT
February 5, 2019 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM CT
February 12, 2019 | 12:00 – 1:00 PM CT

A three-part webinar series will offer members an opportunity to learn how to analyze healthcare data using MS Excel and Tableau. The webinar will include tutorials on how to carry out basic and advanced analytical techniques including data acquisition, data summaries, data preparation, and data visualization. Each webinar will run 1-hr in length and will be recorded for later use and dispersal.

Speakers: David Marc, PhD, CHDA and Ryan Sandefer, PhD

Advanced Primary Care Coding 2019 Update

January 24, 2019
1:00 PM – 2:00 PM ET

This presentation highlights changes in coding/reimbursement opportunities and a review of ongoing primary care focused reimbursement methodologies. It will focus on ambulatory primary care especially around care coordination, complex care management, Advanced Care planning and Behavioral Health models.

Speaker: Terri Roberts, MS, PCMH, CCE