ICD-10-CM Update for 2018: Cardiology

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Date Aug 29, 2017
Time 12:00 PM EDT
Cost $198.00
Product Format: Live Audio Conference
Speaker: Terry Fletcher  
Conference Date:  Aug 29, 2017
Time: 01: 00 pm EST
Duration: 60 minutes

Live Session   +   $198 
Recorded Session   +   $198 
DVD   +   $208 
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Transcript (Pdf)   +   $178 
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CMS has announced the 2018 ICD-10-CM codes that are to be used for discharges occurring from Oct. 1st, 2017 through Sept 30th, 2018, and for patient encounters occurring from Oct. 1st, 2017 through Sept. 30th, 2018.   CMS also has provided information regarding the general equivalence mappings (GEMs). There are approximately 363 new codes, 142 deleted codes, and more than 250 revisions for the update this year and some of the revisions were not in the 2018 proposal but were added to the 2018 release. ·  Cardiology Specific impact to ICD-10-CM code changes will be presented at this Webinar.

Area Covered in the session:
  • Code File with New, Revised and Deleted Codes will be given out
  • Heart Failure Codes became more specific, we will update you
  • Acute MI (myocardial infarction) codes now have a Type 1 and Type 2
  • Patient's response to medication will have an impact role in 2018 for ICD-10-CM
  • More mild, moderate and severe terms will be used for classification purposes
  • Initial, subsequent and sequela 7 digit characters may pay a bigger coding role for 2018 for Cardiology
  • Specific Clinical Examples to represent the new codes will be discussed
  • Linking ICD-10-CM to CPT will be a focus of our presentation

Call us: +1-800-935-3714 or
Mail us: cs@onlineaudiotraining.com

Not able to attend the live audio session? We will provide you with a replay of the session, or you can request a DVD recording.​



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