2021 CPT Updates for the Facility Coder

(8 customer reviews)

Individual pricing: $35.00

The CEUs for this webinar will expire on 8.31.21.



This year Santa is delivering a fresh set of CPT updates for hospitals to implement on January 1, 2021. This webinar will focus on CPT code updates in the facility setting and announce new technology payments and changes to Medicare’s inpatient only list under OPPS.


  • Review CPT code changes for outpatient surgical procedures
  • Identify changes to the radiology, pathology, laboratory, and medicine sections that impact hospital chargemasters
  • List changes to Medicare’s inpatient only list

Target Audience

  • Facility outpatient coders
  • Compliance & revenue integrity professionals
  • Coding auditors & educators
  • Providers


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.

Kristi has served the Colorado Health Information Management Association (CHIMA) as board Director, co-chair of the Data Quality Committee, and co-chair for the ICD-10 Task Force. She is also a past president of the Northern Colorado Health Information Management Association (NCHIMA). Kristi devotes extra time to mentoring current and future coders through her Coder Coach blog and is the proud recipient of the 2011 AHIMA Triumph Award for Mentoring. She has also received awards from CHIMA for Distinguished Member (2018) and Outstanding Volunteer (2013) and from AHIMA for Roundtable Achievement in Coding Excellence (RACE).

CE Credits

CEUs are available to all participants, live or recorded. The CEUs for this webinar will expire on 8.31.21.

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.

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.

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 employed 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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8 reviews for 2021 CPT Updates for the Facility Coder

  1. Julianne S.

    Thank you for the insight!

  2. Sharon W.

    Keep up the good work!

  3. Kimberly T.

    I believe Haugen webinars are as informative as AHIMA.

  4. Melody D.

    I really enjoy your webinars. They are easy to follow and you make learning fun! I also enjoy the polls throughout the webinar.

  5. Debra P.

    Thank you! I really like the descriptions of what the procedures are and more info about anatomy. It really helps get a better understanding of what is being done.

  6. Kharen L.

    The presentation was excellent.

  7. Karla W.

    Overall a very nice presentation.

  8. Nicole S.

    Loved the Polls 🙂

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