Accuracy of ICD-10-CM coding and reporting is now more important than ever to receive accurate reimbursement. In this Basics of ICD-10-CM Coding for LTC course we will present the learner with an introduction to the ICD-10-CM coding system, an overview of the ICD-10-CM coding manual as well as a review of the general coding conventions and guidelines to follow when assigning ICD-10-CM codes.
The content in this course is applicable to MDS, Billing, and other staff responsible for assigning ICD-10-CM codes in the SNF/NF setting.
Ron Orth obtained a nursing degree from Milwaukee Area Technical College in 1985 and a B. A. in Health Care Administration from Concordia University in 1996. Mr. Orth possesses over 30 years of nursing experience with over 20 of those in the Skilled Nursing industry. Mr. Orth has extensive experience in teaching Medicare regulations to healthcare providers both in the US and internationally. Mr. Orth is currently the Director of Curriculum Design for Post-acute Care at Relias. Ron is certified in Healthcare Compliance through the Compliance Certification Board (CCB). Ron has also successfully completed the Infection Control Officer training through the AHCA.
Certificates provided by accrediting body (9 Match)
American Nurses Credentialing Center
California Board of Registered Nursing
District of Columbia Board of Nursing
Florida Board of Nursing
Georgia Board of Nursing
South Carolina Board of Nursing
West Virginia Board of Registered Nursing
New Mexico Board of Nursing
Arkansas State Board of Nursing
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