Spinal fusions continue to challenge inpatient ICD-10-PCS coders. In this webinar, we will address pertinent spinal anatomy, describe fusion procedures, and walk through operative reports for spinal fusion and discuss coding that documentation.
- Review spinal and vertebral anatomy
- Describe different methods of achieving spinal fusion
- Describe various devices used in spinal fusion
- Assign ICD-10-PCS codes to a spinal fusion case
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.