While all coding is difficult due to the broad combination of knowledge required, pediatric procedure coding can be particularly challenging due to congenital anomalies. This webinar will cover some congenital anomalies that keep coders guessing.
Join Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, as she takes the guesswork out of ventriculoperitoneal shunts, Pectus Excavatum procedures, Gastroschisis repair, scoliosis procedures, club foot procedures and the Kasai procedure. You’ll learn about the anatomy, how to identify the correct root operation and assign the accurate code.
Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is a health care consultant with over thirty-five years of experience in coding and reimbursement systems and data quality reviews. Ms. Kuehn has authored multiple books for AHIMA, including ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach 2017 and Procedural Coding and Reimbursement for Physician Services. She is also the author of multiple online courses for Libman Education on various coding topics. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator, a Certified Coding Specialist for Physicians and a Fellow of AHIMA.