When:
September 17, 2020 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm America/Denver Timezone
2020-09-17T12:00:00-06:00
2020-09-17T13:00:00-06:00
2021 IPPS Updates

Overview:

The updates to the inpatient prospective payment system for fiscal year 2021 go into effect on October 1. Anyone can read the fact sheet to see what the major changes are, but how will you know what the impact is to the frontline coder? This webinar will cover the IPPS updates that coders want to know about. From MS-DRG shifts to changes in the CC/MCC list and new technology codes that impact your organization’s bottom line, this is the coder’s guide to IPPS for 2021.

Objectives:

  • Describe changes to the MS-DRG major diagnostic categories
  • List changes to MS-DRG severity levels
  • Discuss changes to the Medicare Code Editor
  • Identify procedures with changing OR or non-OR designation
  • Review updates to the CC/MCC list
  • Identify new technology add-on payments

Target Audience:

  • Facility inpatient coders
  • Clinical documentation improvement analysts
  • Compliance & revenue integrity professionals
  • Coding auditors & educators
  • Coding managers

Presenter: Kristi Pollard, RHIT, CCS, CPC, CIRCC, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

CEUs: 1 AHIMA | I AAPC