Lunch and Learn Series

Invitation only webinars for coders
Lunch and Learn webinar series focus on various coding issues and topics. Sessions are eligible for Continuing Education Units (CEU) from AHIMA and AAPC.

Each month, TrustHCS provides an invitation only Lunch and Learn webinar for coders. These sessions focus on various coding issues and topics including recent coding clinics and coding hot topics. Sessions cover topics related to Inpatient, Outpatient, and Profee coders throughout each quarter. Sessions are also eligible for Continuing Education Units (CEU) from both AHIMA and AAPC.

TrustHCS Lunch and Learn webinar sessions are presented by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CCDS. Nena serves as the Director of Coding Quality and Professional Development for TrustHCS. More details on her background can be found below.

Upcoming Lunch and Learn Sessions:

DateTimeTopic / DescriptionRegistration
Wednesday,
January 10th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: What is the focus for the OIG, RAC, MAC, MACRA, and Value-based reimbursement in 2018?

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
February 14th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Obstetric Coding and Documentation

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
March 14th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Clinical Indicators and Query Writing

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
April 11th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Coding and Documentation for Wound Care

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
May 16th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Interventional Radiology – Lower Extremities

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
June 13th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Coding and Documenting Orthopedic Procedures for Accurate CPT and ICD-10-PCS Code Assignment

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
July 18th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Coding and Documenting Digestive Procedures for Accurate CPT and ICD-10-PCS Code Assignment

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
August 15th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Coding and Documenting Integumentary and Breast Procedures for Accurate CPT and ICD-10-PCS Code Assignment

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
Previously Recorded
Wednesday,
September 19th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: 2019 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Updates

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
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Wednesday,
October 10th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Capturing Chronic Conditions, HCCs, and Risk Adjustment

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
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Wednesday,
November 14th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: Coding and Documenting Emergency Room records for accurate Professional E/M, Facility E/M, Injection and Infusion code assignment

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
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Wednesday,
December 19th, 2018
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CentralTrustHCS Lunch and Learn: 2019 CPT Updates

This webinar will last approximately 1.5 hours.
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About the Presenter:

Nena has served as an educator in the healthcare industry across numerous organizations over the past two decades. Her experience includes the creation and successful implementation of a Registered Health Information Technology program at a community college in Northern Mississippi where she served as the program director and lead instructor for over a decade. As a professional educator, Nena’s experience spans the wide range of health information topics including quality improvement, health care law, ethics and billing. She has trained coding staff and served in a management capacity within the Health Information Management Department. She is also an active member of the Research and Periodicals Workgroup of the Council for Excellence in Education (CEE) with AHIMA and is on the CAHIIM Panel of Accreditation Reviewers.

Prior Trust Academy Thoughts

Coding Fractures and External Causes in ICD-10

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Guidance for Coding Tobacco Use/Abuse/Dependence

More coding tips are being provided by the TrustHCS coding experts. In this blog entry we will review coding tobacco use, abuse, and dependence. Follow the alphabetic index in the ICD-10-CM code book for appropriate code assignment using the main term "Tobacco"...

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