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MaHIMA Webinar – Spinal Fusion Coding
March 13, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am$40.00
This one hour webinar presentation will break down the complexities of spinal fusion coding using ICD-10-PCS. Spinal anatomy will be reviewed along with different types of fusions, devices, approaches, relevant coding guidelines and Coding Clinics. Case studies will demonstrate how to build correct PCS codes using documentation from operative notes for Anterior Cervical Fusion, Posterior Lumbar Interbody Fusion (PLIF) and Transforaminal Interbody Fusion (TLIF).
Presented by: Clare Carvel, M.Ed., RHIA, CCS is currently an inpatient coder at South Shore Hospital. Clare is an experienced educator having previously taught courses at Fisher College and North Shore Community College. She has over ten years of coding experience, including three years working on inpatient cases.