Increased clinical denials for sepsis claims has put the spotlight on coding and clinical documentation improvement programs. Should you be using sepsis-2 or sepsis-3 criteria? Which criteria are payers using? What if payers are using different criteria than your facility? Check out this webinar, which will delve into the specifics surrounding changes in sepsis clinical criteria, how to code, and how to address denials.
- Define sepsis-2 and sepsis-3 criteria
- Review sepsis coding guidelines
- Present strategies for addressing sepsis clinical denials
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. The webinar recording will be available until 1.31.21.