This webcast will be specific regarding the new ICD-10-CM/PCS codes and provide some explanation regarding the conditions and procedures they are describing. As a bonus, the ICD-10-PCS codes added in July 2020 with an effective date of August 1, 2020 will be discussed. The changes in the Official Coding and Reporting Guidelines will also be covered.
After the completion of this session, the attendee will know the changes that have been made for FY21 and what tasks should be completed to be prepared for the October 1, 2020 implementation date.
ICD-10-CM/PCS Classification Update
ICD-10-CM Guideline Changes
ICD-10-CM New Codes
ICD-10-PCS Guideline Changes
ICD-10-PCS New Codes
1.0 – Data Structure, Content and Information Governance
Laurie M. Johnson is a senior consultant with Revenue Cycle Solutions LLC and has over 35 years experience in Health Information Management (HIM). She has a significant experience managing HIM departments, performing inpatient and outpatient coding audits, Recovery Audit Contractor (RAC) services, software development, revenue cycle turnaround services, transitioning to ICD-10-CM/PCS, and providing coding and reimbursement educational services to clients. She currently serves on the 2020 AHIMA Clinical Documentation Improvement Practice Council. She also led the award winning PHIMA ICD-10 education initiative.
Laurie is a regular guest on Talk Ten Tuesday as the news desk correspondent. She earned a B.S. in Health Records Administration in 1988 and has a M.S. in Healthcare Information Systems, both from the University of Pittsburgh. Her memberships include Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association, the Pennsylvania Health Information Management Association, and the Western Pennsylvania Health Information Management Association.