JOIN OUR COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR: SPINAL PROCEDURE CODING IN ICD-10-PCS

Tuesday, May 18, 2021 from 2:00 - 3:00 pm ET 

Join us as we discuss the details required to correctly assign the characters of the ICD-10-PCS code for spinal procedures. This webinar will help you understand and visualize the complicated three-dimensional anatomy of the spine and the spinal nerves. We will emphasize the body parts, devices and qualifiers required to assign a code, and explain four case examples.

You will receive 1 AHIMA CEU in Revenue Cycle Management when you attend this webinar.*

Presented by:

Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA

President, Kuehn Consulting

   

Learning Objectives:

  • Identify the anatomy involved in spinal surgical coding
  • Illustrate how to correctly count joints for fusions
  • Differentiate between the anterior spine and posterior spine and assign correct qualifier values
  • Assign the correct device value for various spinal procedures
  • Identify correct root operations for common spinal surgical procedures
  • Assign PCS Codes to spinal surgical procedures

 

*This program has been approved for one continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continuing education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.

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