2019 IPPS Made Easy : What Coders Need to Know

(2 customer reviews)

Individual pricing: $30.00

On-Demand Webinar Recorded September 20th, 2018



You’re a busy healthcare professional who doesn’t have time to comb through hundreds of pages of government text to find out how your organization will be impacted by upcoming IPPS changes. Well, you’re in luck, because Haugen Consulting Group does! This one-hour webinar will present the most sweeping changes impacting the MS-DRG system for the coming year including grouper revisions, alterations to the CC/MCC list, new technology add-on payments and more.


  • Identify procedures removed from the OR list
  • Recognize new CC/MCC exclusions
  • Detect procedures and services eligible for new technology payments in FY 2019
  • Target Audience

  • Facility (inpatient) coders
  • Clinical documentation improvement professionals
  • Hospital revenue cycle professionals
  • Coding managers
  • Presenter

    Kristi Pollard RHIT, CCS, CPC, CIRCC, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer
    Kristi is a senior consultant with more than 20 years of industry experience and is the author of a delightfully funny blog dedicated to the profession of coding.  Kristi has an extensive background in coding education and consulting and is a national speaker on topics related to ICD-10 and CPT coding as well as code-based reimbursement.  She has designed and developed training programs for inpatient and outpatient hospital-based coding including vascular interventional radiology, interventional cardiology, orthopedics and obstetrics.

    CE Credits

    CEUs are available to all participants, live or recorded.

    This webinar has been approved for 1 continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continued education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor. AHIMA CEUs expire 9.30.19.

    This program has the prior approval of the American Academy for Professional Coders (AAPC) for 1 continuing education hour. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor. AAPC CEUs expire 9.30.19.

    Purchasing Details

  • Individual Purchase: Entitles you to access the live webinar from a single device, plus individual access to the recorded webinar post event.
  • Group Purchase: Entitles you to access the live webinar from a single device, but you may invite all interested parties within your organization to attend the live event with you. For individuals to receive CEU’s from the live event, their name must be submitted on the post-event survey. The recorded event may be shared with others in your organization post event.
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  • 2 reviews for 2019 IPPS Made Easy : What Coders Need to Know

    1. Brenda S.

      The explanation of the Medicare Code Editor was helpful!

    2. Anonymous

      I have learned what to look for on Oct.1 with the DRG changes. And what codes will trigger the OR payments vs Non-OR payments. Thank for you keeping the cost of the webinar very affordable!

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