Diagnosis Coding in the Home Health PPS - DVD

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Diagnosis Coding in the Home Health PPS - DVD

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Diagnosis Coding in the Home Health PPS, Edition 4.0 (DVD)

Run-time: 30 min.; Edition: 4.0
Contact hours: 2.5

Good coding skills are linked to payment and vital to your agency. This educational program explains the coding process, including clinical, coding, and payment factors under OASIS-C. It integrates coding with compliance and clarifies the roles of the clinician and the coder.

Through numerous examples, your staff will learn:

  • How to determine and document the principal and pertinent diagnoses
  • The impact of the diagnosis code and OASIS-C on payment
  • What to do when you’d like to use a V code
  • How to handle surgical wounds
  • Coding standards that fit PPS requirements
  • Appropriate use of important codes
  • Ways to avoid common coding traps

This program includes a DVD, video program outline, written study guide, topics for discussion and role-playing, definitions of key terms and concepts, competency quiz and answers, and participant’s record.

Release date: April 2010