Roundtable & Luncheon
Topic: The Importance of Release of Information and Audit Management Integration
RSVP to: Events@HealthPort.com
Program: 12:00 – 1:00 pm
No Fee – RSVP is required.
Join us and participate in this year’s hottest topics being discussed in a roundtable format. Lunch is included. Space is limited!
Registration with Beverages & Pastries
8:00 am - 10:00 am
Lunch is on your own, for all tutorials.
Certified in Healthcare Privacy & Security – CHPS
Program: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Presenter: Sharon Lewis, MBA, RHIA, CHPS, CPHQ
This workshop will cover the HIPAA Privacy and Security Rules and the knowledge necessary to ensure healthcare organizations comply with these complex Federal regulations. It will provide critical information for those who manage release of information functions, and those who serve as a resource on privacy issues, Privacy Officers, and Security Officers. This presentation will focus on privacy and security from the HIPAA perspective and provide a clear foundation for those who wish to pursue AHIMA’s Certified in Healthcare Privacy and Security (CHPS) credential.
- Purpose of HIPAA
- Privacy Rule
- Government Enforcement & Penalties
- Uses and Disclosures of Protected Health Information
- Minimum Necessary
- Accounting of Disclosures
- Security Rule
- Compliance Program Management & Public Relations
- ARRA Legal Requirements
- CHPS Examination Pointers
Health Data Analysis for the CHDA Exam and Beyond
Program: 8:30 am – 11:30 am
Presenter: Connie Renda, MA, RHIA, CHDA and Cassi Birnbaum, MS, RHIA, FAHIMA, CPHQ
If you are involved in the growing field of data management, data analysis and data reporting at your organization, then this tutorial is for you. Attendees will gain additional information to enhance their knowledge and expertise in these areas. Information presented will include collecting data using different EHR platforms, software and tracking systems, analyzing data to understand how your ROI area functions, and how you can understand the production, quality and staffing needs of your department. Samples of custom reports and tools used to display data will be provided. Learn how to extract the data and generate these for your department using Excel will be provided. The tutorial will also assist individuals who are planning to take the Certified Health Data Analyst (CHDA) exam.
Masterful Project Management
Program: 8:45 – 11:45 am
Presenter: Wanda Ziemba, EJD, MPA, RHIT, CHC, CHCO/CHCC, CPC
From laying the groundwork through tracking and final completion of a project, there is often no solid guidance. Most professionals receive scant training and rely on coaching and tips from individuals who have already done a tour of duty in the project management trenches. In this tutorial learn techniques and tracking methods for project management as well as twenty succinct tips gathered from the experienced managers. Hands-on scenarios and success stories supplement this fast-paced tutorial and guide you through the most difficult projects, including implementation of ICD-10.
CCS Exam Prep *
Program: 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Presenter: Mark Anderson, RHIT, CCS
The CCS certification indicates expertise in the ICD-9-CM coding classification system and the surgery section within the CPT coding nomenclature. The CCS exam is geared toward coders with excellent skills who have a minimum of between one and three years experience coding inpatient and outpatient records in the hospital (acute care) setting.
- Understand CCS test preparation skills
- Enhance your knowledge of ICD-9-CM and CPT coding
- Measure your ICD-9-CM and CPT coding knowledge principles
- Assess memory recall for coding methodologies
- Assign ICD-9-CM and CPT codes to case examples, principles and processes
- Practice problem solving; multiple-choice selection
*IMPORTANT INFORMATION: Take your CCS Exam before April 2014 if you want to take it using the ICD-9-CM. After March 2014, all exams will be based on ICD-10-CM/PCS.
Program: 9:15 am – 11:15 am
No Fee - Registration is required.
Presenters: Debbie Hamada, MA, RHIA, Pauline Calla, MBA, RHIA, Terri Rouse, MA, RHIA and Braden Tabisula, MBA, RHIA
What does Reality 2016 mean for you and your future career path? Another degree possibly? …but which one? With the increasing cost of higher education today it is imperative to choose wisely. Explore the various graduate degrees that are available and the advantages of each. What are post-graduate certificates – and how can they assist you in advancing your career? Maybe another degree is not what you need – this presentation will also examine various professional competency certifications available to HIM professionals that will boost your career path. The presentation will address current trends in higher education. Colleges/Universities will be invited to distribute promotional program materials during the session.