PCS Spinal Fusion Intermediate On-Demand

(106 customer reviews)

Individual pricing: $35.00

The CEUs for this webinar will expire on 1.31.22, but the webinar recording will be available until 1.31.23



This webinar builds on the instruction from parts 1 and 2 of the PCS spinal fusion series with a look at more complex procedures, including 360-degree fusions, corpectomy, and fusions involving multiple vertebral levels. We will walk through some more complex case studies than those presented in previous webinars.


  • Identify the number of codes necessary to report a 360-degree fusion of the lumbar spine
  • Recognize posterior fusion in operative report documentation
  • Determine the PCS body part values for spinal fusions spanning several levels

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Target Audience

  • Facility inpatient coders
  • Compliance & revenue integrity professionals
  • Coding auditors & educators
  • Coding managers
  • 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

The CEUs for this webinar will expire on 1.31.22, but the webinar recording will be available until 1.31.23

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.
  • If your organization requires and invoice to proceed with this registration, you may select that option at check out or contact us at 720-502-7690.
  • Visit our FAQ page for technical requirements and instructions to obtain CEUs.
  • Review our terms of use for full details on cancellations and refunds.

106 reviews for PCS Spinal Fusion Intermediate On-Demand

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    Great job!!

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    really like the quizzes, questions asked

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    Wonderful presentation Kristi

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    Excellent webinar! Spinal Fusion/surgeries are always challenging and always good to review.

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    I will be able to code fusions with more accuracy

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    Kristi is an excellent presenter. She breaks the coding concepts into easy-to-understand bites. Thank you for sharing your knowledge!Thank you for keeping these webinars affordable!

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    Kristi is great educator. I always learn something new!

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  59. Jene

    Kristi is so knowledgeable and I am happy that I got a chance to work with her

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    I find the visuals and coding clinics useful.

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  93. Sandra

    The diagram of the posterior fusion showed where the bone graft is placed. This visual was new and informative to me. I appreciated that diagram.

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  99. Christin

    I continue to find spinal and neuro procedures confusing and hard. I appreciate all your knowledge.

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  101. Renee

    Outstanding as always!!

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