Question and Answers (as time permits)
- Identify the significant changes in ICD-10 codes effective October 1, 2018
- Understand potential MS-DRG impact and opportunities for documentation improvement
- Gain knowledge of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Official Guideline revisions
- Recall important IPPS updates for FY2019
Sandra Routhier, RHIA, CCS, CDIP
AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer and Ambassador
Sandy is an HIM & Coding professional with more than 30 years of experience with a strong emphasis on inpatient coding and reimbursement, medical record documentation requirements, HIM operations, electronic records, regulatory and accreditation requirements. Sandy worked in acute care hospitals for 25 years in a variety of roles including inpatient coding and CDI specialist, HIM director, revenue cycle director and information systems director.
Sandy is the SVP of Auditing Services at CloudMed, a Revint Solution. CloudMed provides a unique full-coverage software and auditing solution to assure the accuracy of coding and documentation on inpatient cases.
Through AHIMA, Sandy is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), Certified Documentation Improvement Practitioner (CDIP) and Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer.
2.0 – Clinical Data Management
September 14, 2018