Introduction to ICD-10-PCS

Health care providers failing a successful transition from ICD-9-CM Volume 3 to ICD-10-PCS will experience loss of revenue.

If you're not ready or lack the ability to report appropriate procedure codes on UB04 claims for reimbursement purposes, you'll be losing revenue.

This audio conference, with Joanne Byron, will help your facility avoid "fatal errors" which can cause your office to fail implementation.

Get:

  • Understanding the basics of the new Procedure Coding System (PCD) developed by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid)
  • Training schedules for providers and inpatient coding staff
  • Checklists to stay on track


Check out what's covered:

  • Key transition dates for ICD10PCS (International Classification of Diseases, Procedural Coding System) as mandated by CMS (Centers for Medicare & Medicaid).
  • Introduction to PCS: Code structure, characters required and general principles to understand the new format.
  • Overview of the multiple "sections" of the new procedure coding systems: Medical, Surgical, Obstetrics, Placement, Administration, Measurement & Monitoring, Extracorporeal, Therapies, Osteopathic, Chiropractic, Imaging, Nuclear medicine, radiation oncology, rehabilitation, diagnostic audiology, mental health & substance abuse  and other procedure Sections


Plus:

  • Preview of ICD-10-PCS
  • Understand how to build an ICD-10-PCS procedure code
  • How to find ICD-10-PCS online, Internet resources