Spring 2020 SCHIMA Midlands/Upstate Region Webinar Series

Thursday, April 23, 2020
10:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET

Conflict Resolution
Eston Rodgers, RHIA

Living in a Price Transparent World
Kyle Sherseth, CHFP

Do you Know your Patient’s Social Determinants?
Tiffany Ortiz, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P

Friday, April 24, 2020
11:00 AM – 1:00 PM ET

The Value of a Complete Quality Auditing Program
Angela J. Knight

SCHIMA Coding Roundtable
Nancy Lindberg, RHIT, CCS

Patient Directed Requests

Addressing Attorney Misuse of Patient-Directed Requests

This presentation engages attendees in an essential conversation regarding nefarious attorney behavior and the misuse of patient-directed record requests.

The presenters will share recent national efforts, attorney tactics, and HIM trends surrounding patient-directed requests. Attendees will take home new strategies to combat plaintiff attorney misuse of patient-directed requests, including top-down awareness and education for compliance, risk management, finance, and legal teams.

Speaker: Rita Bowen, MA, RHIA, CHPS, CHPC, SSGB

Spinal Fusion ICD-10-PCS Coding

March 13, 2020
12:00 PM – 1:00 PM ET

This live & recorded webinar will present Coding Spinal Fusions (ICD-10-PCS) by Bridgette Stephens Miller from IdeaCentre HIM Solutions.

Speaker: Bridgette Stephens Miller, MBA, RHIA, CCS, CDIP, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

Coding Roundtable: Coding Spinal Fusions-Does the Fun Ever Start?

March 14, 2020
9:00 AM – 11:00 AM PT

The session will cover ICD-10-PCS guidelines related to coding spinal fusions, and will provide an overview of spinal anatomy and required procedure documentation. It will also provide the audience with a step-by-step approach that can be used to understand the elements needed to assign PCS codes for spinal fusion procedures. Case studies are included.

Speaker: Melissa Koehler, RHIA, CHDA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, CCDS, AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer