Overview of Basic Anatomy and Medical Terminology

May 21

Presented by: Karen Scott, MEd, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, FAHIMA

This program is a requested repeat of our popular class.

All healthcare workers should be familiar with the language of medicine.  This class is great for those new to healthcare and is a wonderful review for others. It teaches ways to learn how to break words into their word parts to facilitate understanding of medical terminology. 

Practice exercises will aid with spelling and pronunciation of terms.  Join expert Karen Scott to update terminology skills to aid with your coding responsibilities and challenges. 

 

Date:               Friday, May 21, 2021

           

Time:                9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. 

                       

New Location: Online Only. Zoom link will be emailed to registrants one day prior.

**This series of courses is open only to participating MetroCare Physicians members and their staff. CEUs will be available

Contact Person: Donna Pendergrass 261-7796, This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

***** 3 CEU clock hours are available *****

Event Date 05-21-2021 9:00 am
Event End Date 05-21-2021 12:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-02-2021 1:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 11
Available place 19
Cut off date 05-20-2021 5:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Coding for NonCoders

Presented by:

Karen Scott, MEd, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, FAHIMA

Participants will gain some understanding of coding procedure fundamentals and the

use of ICD-10-CM, CPT-4, and HCPCS coding manuals to report services performed in

practices along with the process for assigning the appropriate supporting diagnoses.

Build your coding knowledge or review the basics of assigning proper codes with expert

Karen Scott.

Please have your CPT-4, HCPCS, and ICD-10-CM manuals for class participation.

Date:

Time:

Location:

Friday, May 21, 2021

1:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Online only. Registrants will be emailed link one

day prior.

**This seminar is open only to participating MetroCare Physicians members and staff.

NO CEUs available

Contact Person: Donna Pendergrass

261-7796

This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Date 05-21-2021 1:00 pm
Event End Date 05-21-2021 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-02-2021 1:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 12
Available place 18
Cut off date 05-21-2021 10:00 am
Individual Price Free
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Coding Boot Camp June 2021
Anatomy and Terminology Day
 

 Presented by: Karen Scott, MEd, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, FAHIMA

Prepare for coding certification or refresh your coding knowledge each week in January 

Topics covered over the 4 Fridays in January include fundamental coding guidelines, anatomy and medical terminology, ICD-10 CM, CPT-4, HCPCS-Level II, modifiers, HCC and E/M coding and documentation. Exercises and review will be held during class and on the last day, Friday, June 25th.

NEW: Each day session is by individual registration to allow attendance of specific classes as needed. We will give CEUs this year for the first time. No CEUs will be given for the last day of review/ test-taking skills. 

Preference will be given to those who want to do the entire boot camp, but since it is online, there should not be a problem. The days will be 9:00-4:00 with appropriate breaks as determined by Karen.

The four-session class meets weekly to allow study time between sessions and includes additional homework assignments. 

Time:

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.     Six hours CEUs available
9:00-10:15 Basic Anatomy and Terminology Review of rules for breaking down words into parts for understanding with interspersed topical questions. Use of Anatomy illustrations and related terms
10:15-10:30     break
10:30- 12:00 continue with basic anatomy and terminology
12:00-1:00  Lunch break
1:00-2:15    Advanced Anatomy and Terminology deeper review organized around body systems
2:15- 2:30       break
2:30-4:00  Continued review with extensive worksheets and practice quiz questions for in-class and homework

Date:            Friday, June 4, 2021  Boot Camp: Anatomy and
                                                                           Terminology

Location:      Online only. Links will be emailed to registrants.

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH CALENDAR DATE AS NEEDED. THANK YOU       

Printed materials will be emailed in advance with the Zoom invite.

Have your medical dictionary ready for this class.

For questions contact: Donna Pendergrass This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Date 06-04-2021 9:00 am
Event End Date 06-04-2021 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-30-2021 2:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 4
Available place 26
Cut off date 06-03-2021 4:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Coding Boot Camp June 2021

ICD 10 Day 

 Presented by: Karen Scott, MEd, RHIA, CCS-P, CPC, FAHIMA

Prepare for coding certification or refresh your coding knowledge each week in January 

Topics over the four day sessions include fundamental coding guidelines, anatomy and medical terminology, ICD-10 CM, CPT-4, HCPCS-Level II, modifiers, HCC and E/M coding and documentation. Exercises and review will be held during class and on the last day, Friday, June 25th.

NEW: Each day session is by individual registration to allow attendance of specific classes as needed. We will give CEUs this year for the first time. No CEUs will be given for the last day of review/ test-taking skills. 

Preference will be given to those who want to do the entire boot camp, but since it is online, there should not be a problem. The days will be 9:00-4:00 with appropriate breaks as determined by Karen.

The four-session class meets weekly to allow study time between sessions and includes additional homework assignments. 

Dates/Times: Four sessions in total        

9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Six hours CEUs available
9:00- 10:15 History of Diagnostic Coding/Instructions for Manual Use/Official coding Guidelines/
                      Layout of manual sections/tables Practice looking up diagnoses
10:15-10:30 break
10:30-12:00 Begin progressing through the manual from beginning with coding exercises interspersed
12:00-1:00 Lunch
1:00- 2:15  Continue progress through the manual with coding exercises
2:15- 2:30 break
2:30- 4:00  Continue progress. Special attention to rules around maternal/fetal/neonate coding
                    Necessity and proper use of Z codes

Date:      Friday, June 11, 2021 Boot Camp: ICD-10-CM
                                                               

PLEASE REGISTER FOR EACH CALENDAR DATE AS NEEDED. THANK YOU       

Printed materials will be emailed in advance with the Zoom invite.

Have your 2021 ICD-10-CM manual with you.

For questions contact: Donna Pendergrass This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

Event Date 06-11-2021 9:00 am
Event End Date 06-11-2021 4:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-30-2021 2:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 4
Available place 26
Cut off date 06-10-2021 2:00 pm
Individual Price Free
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Bankruptcy Basics

Overview: When a patient files bankruptcy, the medical practice must take the proper steps to correctly manage the patient’s account. This presentation focuses on the basics of bankruptcy and reviews the processes and requirements of the medical practice.

Objectives:

  • Discuss pertinent bankruptcy facts and terminology
  • Examine the rights and responsibilities for the two types of bankruptcy observed most often in healthcare
  • Evaluate options for the physician-patient relationship – to terminate or not

Delivery:  Conference, Physician Practice, Virtual

Audience: Practice Managers, Billing Managers, Front Office Staff, Billing Office Staff

Approximate Length: 1 hour

Event Date 06-17-2021 12:00 pm
Event End Date 06-17-2021 1:00 pm
Registration Start Date 03-04-2021 2:00 pm
Capacity 30
Registered 11
Available place 19
Cut off date 06-17-2021 10:00 am
Individual Price Free
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