Los Al Coders Network

An independent consortium of coders working in all types of facilities
promoting membership and affiliation in the national organizations
networking for sharing resources, experiences and challenges.







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ICD-9-CM UPDATES


NEXT MEETING

Friday, October 16, 2009
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Topic: 2010 ICD-9-CM Updates
CEUs: 2.0
Fee: $2
Location:
Los Alamitos Medical Center
3751 Katella Ave.
2nd Floor
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
562.430.6847




JOBS



OFFICERS:
President Elect:
Maria Ulloa

Treasurer:
Juli Myers

Secretary:
Yolanda Flores

Education Officer:
Matthew Stoops


CODERS AND BILLERS:
Members include new coders as wells as seasoned coders.
Network with others and share your experiences and knowledge.
Get answers to your questions and participate in an environment
that nurtures your coding skills.
Seminars and coding instruction presented at each monthly meeting to assist
our membership in achieving the required continuing education units.


Next meeting September 18, 2009 at 6 pm. Mark your calendar.


PROVIDERS:
Promote ethical and accurate coding in your office environment.
Encourage your coding and billing staff to attend the Los Al Coders Network
regular monthly meetings the third Friday of every month.
We provide a forum for coding discussions and clarification of
real-life examples from your office.

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Highlights of past meetings:

September - "Selected Chart Audits -

ICD-9-CM UPDATES


August '09 - "Selected Chart Audits - Pediatrics"

July '09 - "Selected Chart Audits - Cardiothoracic"

June '09 - "Selected Chart Audits - OB/GYN"

May '09 - "Selected Chart Audits-Otolaryngology"

April '09 - "Selected Chart Audits-Urology"

March '09 - "Selected Chart Audits-Geriatrics"

February '09 - "Selected Chart Audits-Pediatrics"

January '09 - "Selected Chart Audits, Part I"

December '08 - "CPT Updates"

November '08 - "V Codes"

October '08

September '08 - "ICD9 Updates" Elections

August '08 - "Cardiology Diagnosis Coding"

July '08 - "Coding Peripheral Vascular Cases"

June '08 - "Peripheral Vascular"

May '08 - "Reimbursement challenges" & "HCC101"

April '08 - "Sleep Disorders"

March '08 - Radiology (2.0 CEUs)

59 Modifier Decision Tree

February '08 - Endoscopies (2.0 CEUs)

January '08 - Reimbursement Analysis & CF (1.5 CEUs #M080333)

December '07 - 2008 CPT Code Updates

November '07 - ELECTIONS & "Chart Audit"

October '07 - "Coder Career Progression" & 2008 Nominations

September '07 - "ICD-9-CM Updates FY2008" (#M072762)

August '07 - "Behavioral Health" (Check Your Certificate for this #M072752)

July '07 - "OB/GYN Coding" (#M072751)

June '07 - "Risk Adjustment Calculation"

May '07 - "Physical Therapy Coding" (#M072591)

April '07 - "Medicare 2007 Updates - Part II"

March '07 - "Medicare 2007 Updates - Part I"

February '07 - "Reimbursement Analysis"

January '07 - "2007 CPT Updates"

December '06 - "Cypress College Courses and Associates Degree explored"

November '06 - "HCCs"

October '06 - "Coder Career Progression" & "Chart Audits" & Elections

September '06 - "ICD9 Updates"

August '06 - "Nephrology Coding"

July '06 - "Compliance Program Set-up"

June '06 - "False Claims Act"

May '06 - "Medicare Workshop"

April '06 - "Cardiology Coding"

March '06 - "Documenting Patient Care in 2006"

February '06 - "Reimbursement Analysis"

January '06 - "Chart Auditing"

December '05 - "2006 CPT Updates"

November '05 - "Outpatient Therapy"

October '05 - "Diabetes Education"

September '05 - "2006 ICD9 Updates" & "HCC101"

August '05 - "Urology Coding"

July '05 - "Compliance in the Physician's Office"

June '05 - "Basics of Reimbursement"

May '05 - "Neurology Coding"

April '05 - "ENT Auditory System Coding"

March '05 - "Revenue Cycle"

February '05 - "Coding Resources"

January '05 - "Documentation Guidelines"

December '04 - "Claims Denial Management"

November '04- "2005 code Updates"







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Los Al Coders Network
4012 Katella Avenue
Suite 106
Los Alamitos, CA 90720
TEL 562.430.6847
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