KAHIMA Outpatient Coding Symposium
December 4, 2018
7:45 AM – 4:30 PM ET
CEUs: 6.5 – Clinical Data Management
7:45-8:30am – Registration/Light Breakfast
8:30-10:00am – CM Updates – Chapter-by-Chapter Review
Infectious Disease to Digestive System
10:00-10:15am – Break
10:15-12:00 – CM Updates
Musculoskeletal to Z Codes
12:00-1:00pm – Lunch
1:00-2:00pm – CPT Update
Major Changes to Biopsy Coding
New Allograft Codes
2:00-2:15pm – Break
2:15-4:30pm – CPT Updates
Pacemaker and Cardiac Event Recorders
Radiology and Path Updates
Category III Codes
4:30pm – Adjourn
*Agenda is tentative and subject to change
Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA
Lynn is a health care consultant with over 35 years of experience in the areas of coding and reimbursement and data quality reviews in various healthcare settings.
Ms. Kuehn is a nationally-recognized speaker and author of multiple books for both the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the Medical Group Management Association (MGMA) including ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach and Procedural Coding and Reimbursement for Physician Services.
Lynn has been teaching ICD-10 in the workshop and online formats for many years, as well as providing focused education for clients following documentation reviews. She was a member of the AHIMA faculty for the ICD-10-CM/PCS train-the-trainer Academies and is the developer of the Advanced ICD10-PCS workshops that are presented nationwide. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator, a Certified Coding Specialist for Physicians, and a Fellow of AHIMA.
Items to bring
- 2018 ICD-10-CM and CPT books, if you have them;
- Laptop /Tablet (WIFI will be available);
- Paper and Pen for note taking.
Rothchild Catering and Conference Center
8807 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37923
- 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.
Early Registration – Before November 27, 2018
- 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 November 27, 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 November 27, 2018.
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