Videoconferenced to: Big Flats, Corning Centerway, Corning Hospital, Ithaca, Owego, Southport, Troy Community Hospital and Wellsboro. (Lunch will be provided)
Presenter: Paul Weygandt, MD, JD, MPH, MBA, CCS, FACPE, Vice President Physician Services, Nuance Clinical Documentation Solutions Division, J.A. Thomas & Associates
At the conclusion of this activity, participants should be able to: *Apply ICD-10-CM principles to improve clinical documentation to facilitate accurate coding under ICD-10. *Demonstrate the basic knowledge of ICD-10 to participate specialty specific education. *Apply ICD-10-PCS principles to accurately document the essential components of procedural coding. *Eliminate erroneous myths about ICD-10. *Articulate to colleagues the benefits of ICD-10 and participate in implementing appropriate hospital systems. *Apply the urgency of ICD-10 implementation for he office setting, which will be necessary before 10/01/2014.
This program is intended for: General Internists, Hospitalists, Family Practitioners, Medical Specialists, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Nurses, Fellows, Residents, Medical and Nursing Students, and other Ancillary Healthcare Professionals.
Accreditation Statement “The Guthrie Clinic is accredited by the Pennsylvania Medical Society to sponsor continuing medical education for physicians.” Designation Statement “The Guthrie Clinic designates this live activity for a maximum of (1.0) AMA PRA Category I Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.” Disclosure/Conflict of Interest Statement “Faculty and all others who have the ability to control the content of continuing medical education activities sponsored by the Guthrie Health are expected to disclose to the audience whether they do or do not have any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest or other relationships related to the content of their presentation(s).