Interpreting Guidelines and Application for Accurate Coding under the Hospice Benefit
June 16 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
The learning outcome for this education activity is to increase the hospice Registered Nurse and other participant’s understanding of hospice coding to support the terminal diagnosis in an effort to more accurately represent the plan of care and prognosis. The learner will have increased knowledge as evidenced by positive feedback on the activity evaluation.
- Identify the importance of understanding how to appropriately code the principal hospice diagnosis.
- Discuss required documentation to support coding the primary diagnosis with accuracy
- Identify ICD-10 coding rules and terminology to better understand their application to hospice coding
Nanette Minton, RN, CHPCA, HCS-D, HCS-H has been in home care since 1997. She has served in a variety of roles including clinical, administrative, consulting, education, and agency startup & development. Currently serving as the Senior Clinical Coding Manager for MAC Legacy, Nanette provides day to day coding and quality support to the home care and hospice agencies receiving coding services. Nanette’s experience in the industry gives her a unique perspective and allows her to provide coding and audit knowledge firsthand to clients.
OCHCH Member – $75
Non-Member – $149
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