With recent updates to the ICD-10-CM codes for circulatory conditions, coders have more questions about coding for myocardial infarction, heart failure, and other common cardiac ailments. This webinar will address the pathophysiology behind common cardiac conditions, review coding guidelines, and discuss documentation requirements.
- Review cardiac anatomy
- Define the five types of acute myocardial infarction
- Compare and contrast left and right heart failure
- Review coding guidelines for heart conditions
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.
This webinar is no longer eligible for CEUs.