HIMANYC in Partnership with CUNY School of Professional Studies - CCA/CCS Exam Prep Course

Wednesday, November 6, 2019

8:00 AM - 4:00 PM


8:00am – 9:00am: Registration

9:00am – 10:00am: Inpatient/Outpatient Coding and ICD-10-CM Guidelines
(1 CEU)

10:00am – 10:15am: Break

10:15am – 11:00am: Inpatient Coding and Guidelines for ICD-10-PCS
(1 CEU)


11:00am – 12:00pm: - Coding Clinic Issues: Most recently published Coding Clinic issues pertinent to ICD-10 and the test - Inpatient Reimbursement Issues
(1 CEU)

12:00pm – 12:30pm: Lunch

12:30pm – 2:00pm: - CPT Guidelines and Troublesome Issues: Overview of CPT format, sections and guidelines with special attention to areas of difficulty - Outpatient Reimbursement
(1.5 CEU)

2:00pm – 2:15pm: Break

2:15pm – 2:45pm: Other Tested Domains: Documentation, Regulatory Guidelines and Reporting, Data Quality, Technologies, Confidentiality, and Compliance
(.5 CEU)

2:45pm – 3:15pm: Practice Questions
(.5 CEU)

3:15pm – 4:00pm: Test-Taking Strategies and Domains: An overview of the testing regulations, personal experiences, length of test, what to bring, percentages of domains, breakdown of questions, and how to best take a test
(1 CEU)

What to bring

Attendees must bring a current ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT book.


Sandra Macica, MS, RHIA, CCS Coding
Compliance Specialist, Trinity Health of New England


Sandy L. Macica is the former Director of Educational Content for Libman Education. Sandy is an experienced educator and coder with particular experience in developing online training for hospital coders in ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT® coding as well as coding certification exam preparation. Sandy is an enthusiastic presenter on all things coding and often speaks on complex coding topics for professional organizations and healthcare clients. Sandy is a long-time member of New York HIMA and was honored to receive the NYHIMA Distinguished Member Award in 2018.


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Continuing Education

CEUs: 6.5


During the week following the meeting, all paid attendees will receive an email with a link to the online evaluation and a CE certificate.


Member: $75


Non Member: $99


Student: $75


Light breakfast and lunch are included in the price of the course.


City University of New York (CUNY)

119 West 31st Street
4th Floor, Room 407
New York, NY 10001


Phone: (212) 652-2869


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