Diagnosis Coding – The Cost of One and Done

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Diagnosis Coding – The Cost of One and Done



Release Date: 2-18-2016
Expiration Date: 2-18-2019
Activity Location: www.1sthcc.com


Target Audience
This activity is designed for Physicians, Healthcare Providers, Practice Managers

Learning Objectives: At the end of this activity, physicians should be able to:

  • Identify when there are enough codes to release a charge.
  • Explain the impact of diagnosis codes on the future of quality-based payment models.
  • Discuss ways to communicate the necessity of clinical data to physicians and other clinical staff generating the medical record.

Faculty: Karna W. Morrow, CPC, RCC, CCS-P, Senior Consultant, CSI Coding Strategies, Inc.
Approved AHIMA ICD-10-CM Instructor

Planning Committee:

Jill Brooks, MD, CHCO First Healthcare Compliance
Lynn M. Robinson, CMC, CMOM, Medical Society of Delaware

Disclosure Statement:
It is the policy of the Medical Society of Delaware to comply with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of Continuing Medical Education. In keeping with these standards, all faculty participating in continuing medical education provided by MSD are expected to disclose to the activity audience any real or apparent conflicts of interest related to the content of their presentations.

The content of this activity does not relate to any product of a commercial interest as defined by the ACCME; therefore, neither the planners nor the faculty have relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Accreditation Statement:
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint-providership of the Medical Society of Delaware and First Healthcare Compliance. The Medical Society of Delaware is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement:

Physicians: The Medical Society of Delaware designates this internet enduring material activity for a maximum of
1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.  Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Other Healthcare Providers may participate in this program and receive a certificate.

Joint-providership of CME by MSD in no way implies endorsement of any product or service.  This activity is not supported by commercial funding.

Receiving Your CME Credit :
In order to claim AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™, you must: 1) view the webinar,  and 2) successfully complete the quiz by answering 2 out of 3 questions correctly. You will then be able to print out your CME certificate.

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For questions regarding the content of this activity, please contact the Medical Society of Delaware at 302-366-1400.