AHA Coding Clinic Announces ICD-10 Specific Audio Conferences

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The American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Coding Clinic Audio Conference Series will kick off in 2012 with four conferences dedicated to ICD-10.

The American Hospital Association’s (AHA) Coding Clinic Audio Conference Series will kick off in 2012 with four conferences dedicated to ICD-10.

The first conference, Preparing for a Successful Implementation of ICD-10: Where Should You Be in 2012?, will be presented January 18, 2012. This conference will delve into the tools and resources needed to create a usable ICD-10 implementation plan. The two subsequent audio broadcasts will provide introductory information and key concepts on I-10 coding – Introduction to the Basics of ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Coding on February 22, 2012 and Introduction to the Basics of ICD-10-PCS Procedure Coding on April 18, 2012. The fourth ICD-10 conference titled Understanding ICD-10-PCS Official Coding Guidelines will take place on May 16, 2012 and cover general and ICD-10-PCS Medical and Surgical Section coding guidelines.

AHA staff members Nelly Leon-Chisen, RHIA, Director, Coding and Classification, Anita Rapier, RHIT, CCS, Senior Coding Consultant and Gretchen Young-Charles, RHIA, Coding Consultant, will serve as presenters for the audio conferences. All conferences will be presented from 12:00 – 1:45pm CST.

A special ICD-10 Audio Conference promotion will run until February 22, 2012. Participants who register for three of the ICD-10 live audio conferences will save 15% off the total registration cost.
For additional information or to register, please visit http://www.krm.com/ahacentraloffice or call 800/775-7654.

About the American Hospital Association
The AHA is a not-for-profit association of health care provider organizations and individuals that are committed to the improvement of health in their communities. The AHA is the national advocate for its members, which includes more than 5,000 member hospitals, health systems and other health care organizations, and 42,000 individual members. Founded in 1898, the AHA provides education for health care leaders and is a source of information on health care issues and trends.

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