ICD-10 Coding Workshop
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Make plans to join us for this ICD-10 Coding Workshop in Bryan!

 Export to Your Calendar 9/12/2019
When: September 12, 2019
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Methodist Retirement Communities - Crestview
2505 E. Villa Maria Road
Bryan, Texas  77802
United States
Contact: Dorothy Ferrick
(512) 467-2242

Online registration is available until: 9/10/2019
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ICD-10 Coding Workshop

September 12  MRC Crestview • Bryan


The ICD-10-CM and PDPM program will provide instruction in assigning the ICD-10-CM codes to diagnoses using the ICD-10-CM code book, exercises and scenarios to assure the participants understand how to utilize the ICD-10-CM code book and guidelines. The ICD-10-CM program will provide instructions in assigning. Information regarding selection of principal diagnosis, documentation coding on MDS and PDPM will be provided and discussed.


At the completion of the program, participants will:

  • Define ICD-10-CM code structure, organization and guidelines
  • Correctly assign ICD-10-CM codes using the ICD-10-CM code book
  • Evaluate information regarding clinical documentation to assure correct diagnoses (primary and secondary) are selected and coded to the highest specificity for RUGS and PDPM
  •  Apply guidelines for PDPM for ICD-10-CM coding on the MDS


Target Audience:
The program is appropriate for staff who assign ICD-10-CM codes to MDS Assessments and insurance claims to include but not limited to MDS Coordinators and HIM Coordinators/Staff.


THURSDAY, SEPT 12: Trinity Terrace | MRC Crestview | Bryan, TX

8:30 - 9:00 am

Arrival and Check-In

9:00 - 10:30 am

*ICD-10 Coding Instructions, Coding Conventions/Definitions/Instructional Notations Exercises

10:30 - 10:45 am


10:45 am - 12:15 pm

General Coding Guidelines

Chapter Specific Guidelines

12:15 - 1:00 pm


1:00 - 2:30 pm

Chapter Specific Guidelines (continued)

Selection of Primary (Principal)/Secondary Diagnoses

Correct Sequencing of Diagnoses

Coding for MDS (RUGS/PDPM)

2:30 - 2:45 pm


2:45 - 4:15 pm 

Coding Exercises/Scenarios



*Participants must bring to the program a current (2019) ICD-10-CM Code Book


Meet Your Presenter:

Nancy L. Thygesen, RHIA, Approved AHIMA ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer, Healthcare Manager, Lutz, Omaha, NE

Nancy joined Lutz in 2012 and serves as a Healthcare Manager with Lutz. As a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Thygesen has more than 35 years of professional experience in health information management consultation for hospitals, nursing facilities and behavioral health facilities.

Thygesen’s primary responsibilities include performing chargemaster reviews and providing coding, reimbursement and educational services for hospitals, physicians and other healthcare providers.

She provides consulting services in coding and health information management for healthcare clients. Nancy also provides training in the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS coding systems for all types of health care providers.

Nancy lives in Lincoln with her husband, Carl, and enjoys spending time with family and traveling.


Lunch is included in the cost of registration and light continental and snacks will be provided

Standard Registration (by August 16)
Member: $120
Non-Member: $170

Late Registration (after August 16)
Member: $149
Non-Member: $199


Participants must bring to the program a current (2019) ICD-10-CM Code Book


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LeadingAge Texas thanks our event host, MRC Crestview.

Interested in sponsoring this event? Contact Crystal Laza to discuss!