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Webinar “CPT Updates 2021: A Time of Transition” begins Thursday, December 17, 2020 at Noon Eastern

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The field of Healthcare is forever is transforming, it seems like there is always a new approach to a procedure that provides less risk to patients, or new technology that is improving healthcare outcomes, or new ideas on how healthcare can continue to grow and improve lives. Those of us that work in medical coding […]

Webinar “Reporting Evaluation and Management Services in 2021” begins Thursday, December 10, 2020 at Noon Eastern

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The Oxford Learners Dictionary defines a quantum leap as “a sudden, great and important change, improvement or development” and that describes exactly what is happening to the E&M code set in 2021 it is undergoing a huge, important transformative change meant to help make E/M office visit coding and documentation both simpler and more flexible. […]

Webinar “Winning with Chemotherapy” begins Thursday, November 12, 2020 at Noon Eastern

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Coding for Chemotherapy and Oncology Services has long been a challenging area for many coders nationwide. This seemingly universal struggle is due a variety of issues including the vast instructional notes related to the codes, the hierarchy rules – which can be hard to get a clear grasp on, and of course payer-specific policies. When […]

CWTC [Episode 101] Conflicting Physician Diagnoses, What Happened to T07, Deconditioning as Diagnosis in IRF

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

CWTC [Episode 100] Signatures and Chiropractor Capabilities

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  Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee […]

CWTC [Episode 99] Stroke Deficits, Disuse Myopathy, Aftercare for Stoma

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

Webinar “ICD-10 Updates FY2021” begins Tuesday, September 29, 2020 at 1pm Eastern

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October 1 marks the official implementation date for the 2021 ICD-10-CM changes! Are you ready? Listen in as we discuss the over 500 changes to the guidelines and code set. Learn how implementing the changes could impact DRG assignment for inpatient encounters, the additional codes provided for consideration for outpatient coding, and the latest official […]

CWTC [Episode 98] Obs After Surgery, Order Plus POC, Selecting the PDx

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

CWTC [Episode 97] PDx in Rehab, Acute Rejection in Pathology Report, Timed Physical Therapy Units, Determination of Compliance Exposure

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]