KAHIMA 2018 Annual Coding Symposium
Friday, September 7, 2018
7:00 am – 4:30 pm ET
Melissa Koehler, RHIA, CHDA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P
AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer
FY 2019 Inpatient Coding Updates
7.5 CEUs in the AHIMA domain Clinical Data Management
|7:00 - 8:00||Registration \ Light Breakfast|
|8:00 - 10:00||ICD‐10‐CM Fiscal Year 2019 Updates:
Chapter review of guidelines and code changes - Chapters 1‐14
|10:00 - 10:15||Break|
|10:15 - Noon||ICD‐10‐CM Fiscal Year 2019 Updates:
Chapter review of guidelines and code changes ‐ Chapters 16‐21
|Noon - 1:00||Lunch|
|1:00 - 2:00||ICD‐10‐PCS FY 2019 Updates:
New and revised guidelines
New Technology‐ Approach, device, and operation
|2:00 - 2:15||Break|
|2:15 - 3:15||Case Study Examples: CDI and Coding collaboration for
improved coding accuracy, DRG/SOI optimization, and
|3:15 - 4:30||Obstetrics coding in ICD‐10‐CM:
In‐depth review of new and existing Chapter 15
guidelines, and 2019 code changes
Items to bring: Please bring 2019 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS books to class, if you have them; Laptop|Tablet (WIFI will be available); Paper and Pen for note taking.
Breakfast: Light Breakfast, regular and decaf coffee and water will be provided.
Lunch: Lunch will be provided.
Please specify in the comment section of the registration if you have special needs for lunch, such as allergies.
Sodas: Sodas will not be provided, however there is a soda machine on premises if desire to purchase for an additional cost or you may bring your own soda.
Dress: Casual. You may want to bring a sweater; the meeting room is cool at times.
Disclaimer: Photos taken at the KAHIMA meetings may be posted KAHIMA social media accounts, such as Facebook.
Rothchild Catering and Conference Center
8807 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37923
- KAHIMA Members: $90
- Non-Members: $110
- Students: $30*
*Student Rate – Discount applies only for students in AHIMA Certified Programs.
Late-Registrants/Walk-in’s – After August 31, 2018
- KAHIMA Members and Non-Members: $140
KAHIMA Annual Dues Reminder:
If you have not yet paid KAHIMA dues for 2018, payment can be made online. Reminder that the KAHIMA dues calendar runs July 1 – June 30th. All attendees are encouraged to join as a KAHIMA member! Some of the membership benefits include, discounted rates to annual Coding Symposium and annual CPT Workshop, notification of all KAHIMA Business Meetings and Coding Round Tables! This is a great opportunity to earn additional CEUs and network with your peers, locally!
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Cancellation: Registration fees will be refunded (less $25 processing fee) upon written notice received 72 hours prior to the meeting. Cancellations with less than 72 hours notice will not be refunded. Substitution for registrants is permitted.
No-Show: Registrants who register and are no-show will forfeit registration fee. If no-show registrant was not pre-paid, registrant will be billed via USPS.
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Online registration will end 11:59 PM ET on August 31, 2018.
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