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ICD-10 & PDPM: Achieving Successful Results
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ICD-10 & PDPM: Achieving Successful Results

Long-term care facilities need to understand the new payment model and primary diagnosis that are critical in PDPM. Gain a better understanding of the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services SNF PDPM Clinical Category Mapping. Learn how to properly assess and document each resident/patient to improve your organizations reimbursement rate.

 Export to Your Calendar 4/21/2020
When: April 21, 2019
8:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Where: Ingham County Medical Care Facility
3860 Dobie Road
Okemos, Michigan 
United States
Presenter: Julie Kearney, BS, MS
Contact: Blake Weller

Online registration is available until: 4/21/2020
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With implementation of the PDPM reimbursement system last Fall, skilled nursing facilities have had to shift focus and improve accuracy in diagnosis and coding functions.  This training has been designed to assist the interdisciplinary team better understand ICD-10 coding as it relates to PDPM components and particularly CMS Clinical Category Mapping. 

Julie Kearney, billing content expert, will also clarify the importance of using the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting FY2019 and the general rules for use of coding conventions.  Most importantly, NaviHealth use of diagnoses related to Medicare Advantage Plan benefits will be a focus.


8:00 a.m. to 8:30 a.m.  Registration & Continental Breakfast
8:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Review of best practices for diagnosis coding in SNF setting
9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Documentation to support ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding
10:30 a.m. to 10:45 a.m. Break
10:45 a.m. to 11:45 p.m. Documentation to support ICD-10-CO diagnosis coding (continued)
11:45 a.m. to 12:45 p.m. Review PDPM & SNF Mapping Table for PDPM
 12:45 p.m.  Program Concludes

Julie Kearney, BS, MS
Kearney & Associates, Inc

Kearney & Associates relies on the proven skills of its founder, Julie Kearney, to respond to the growing need
for consulting and technology services for both Long Term Care and Assisted Living facilities. Julie brings over
309 years of industry experience in meeting her clients' needs. After receiving her Bachelor of Science degree
in Health Services Management from Ferris State University, she continued her education, receiving a Master
of Science Degree in Business Administration from Central Michigan University. 

Member: $180
Member (Additional): $130
Non-Member: $240

Administrators, Executive Directors, Directors of Nursing, Nurse Managers, Department Heads & Supervisors, any staff member involved in the reimbursement process for the facility.

NAB: This program has been approved for Continuing Education for four (4.0) total participant hours by NAB/NCERS—Approval #___________.
NURSE: The LeadingAge Michigan Educational Foundation is approved as a provider (#0558-001) of nursing continuing professional development by the Wisconsin Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. This program will award four (4.0) nursing contact hour.

Four (4.0) contact hours will be awarded per successful completion of each event.


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  • Completion of online evaluation
  • Once the evaluation is complete you can access your certificate on We will also be sending the certification via electronically to the email you provided during the registration process.

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Laura Funsch, RN, BSN, MSA; Laura Fuller, CMP; Dalton Herbel, BS, and Blake Weller, BA

The planners and presenters agree to ensure the content for this educational activity is evidence-based or based on the best-available evidence, and is presented free from bias. There is no conflict of interest and the content does not promote the products or services of any individual presenter or organization.

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