ICD-10-CM Coding Course:Developing Expertise in OMS Diagnosis Coding

Wednesday, October 9, 2013
8:00 AM-4:00 PM

W314A-B (Orange County Convention Center)

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Dawn W. Jackson DrPH, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA
Richmond, KY, USA


This dynamic training program teaches OMS coding professionals how to become proficient in the ICD-10-CM coding system, which has an implementation date of October 2014. Though this date may sound distant, the time for in-depth coding education has come. In this course, you will learn the history, structure, and format of ICD-10-CM.You will see how ICD-10-CM compares to ICD-9-CM. In addition, you will learn how to apply the new coding conventions and guidelines to OMS diagnostic code assignment.

Learning Objectives
  1. Identify the similarities and differences between ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM;
  2. Follow ICD-10-CM coding conventions;
  3. Apply definitions and guidelines to determine the correct code for a diagnosis; and
  4. Assign accurate ICD-10-CM codes to OMS-related diagnoses.