The transition to ICD-10 is a massive undertaking for health IT professionals: there are many components to a successful implementation that must be addressed while ensuring that existing processes are not impacted. Attendees to this virtual event will receive the most up-to-date guidance and strategies that will help position your healthcare organization to be successful in the implementation of ICD-10.
Your free* registration includes live and On Demand access to education sessions, downloadable resources, and networking opportunities with speakers and attendees.
|10AM-10:45AM CT||10 for Physician Practices and Providers—Pitfalls to Avoid and Strategies to Implement|
|Abstract: Preparation for the ICD-10 transition presents challenges to both physicians and health systems. Interface design, detailed documentation, workflow changes and other elements of the conversion need to be carefully planned. In this session, the most common mistakes that happen will be identified and strategies to avoid them will be explained.
|11AM-11:45AM CT||ICD-10 Coding & Staff Training|
|Abstract: Coding and documentation changes are at the heart of the conversion to ICD-10. Far more detailed coding will be required than is currently demanded by ICD-9. Coding staff and other employees with responsibility for pre-certification, billing and documentation of medical necessity will be faced with expanded duties, and will need to understand the finite details of coding. Additionally, physicians and other clinicians will be expected to provide more detail in their documentation and coding.
|12PM-12:45PM CT||Strategies for Ensuring Organizational Buy-In: Our Experiences|
|Abstract: The transition to ICD-10 will impact every aspect of an organization from the initial contact with a patient through claims adjudication and beyond. And to be successful, the organization must develop strategies that encompass every stakeholder across all aspects of administrative, clinical, and financial areas that are responsible for this massive effort. Learn how Banner Health has mobilized its entire organization through effective strategies for success.
|1:15PM-2:15PM CT||ICD-10 Training and Education Planning – The Provider/Payer Partnership (Sponsored Session)|
|Abstract: Receive valuable information regarding ICD-10 training and education planning, including basic project planning concepts, step-by-step instructions by topic, planning tips and considerations for providers planning for ICD-10 implementation over multiple budget years.