April 5, 2018
12:00 PM – 2:00 PM

12 – 1 PM – Overview of Litigation from the IG Perspective: What, When, Who

Presenter: Ronald J. Hedges JD, Senior Counsel with Dentons US LLP

Overview of Litigation from the IG Perspective: What, When, Who Information Governance should play a major role in preparing for and engaging in litigation. That role requires an understanding of what an electronic health record might be and how health information management and information governance processes can be created and used to further litigation-related goals. This presentation will focus on how these disciplines might be used.

1 CEU – Privacy/Security

1 – 2 PM – Pharmacology for Coders: DELIVERY, PHARMACODYNAMICS, PHARMACOKINETICS

Presenter: Ed O’Beirne, CCS, PA, CDIP, Director of HIM Revenue Integrity, Health Resource Group

This presentation will describe the fundamentals of pharmacology to enhance the participants’ insight into the clinical care of the patient as it affects their understanding of the coding scenario. Emphasis will be given on routes of administration, pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, and toxicity.

1 CEU – Clinical Foundations