Saturday, January 25, 2020
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM ET
One day CCS examination preparation class to assist candidates for the AHIMA Certified Coding Specialist credential.
Lunch is provided. Vending and cafeteria available onsite for breaks.
This registration does not confirm eligibility for attendees to sit for the AHIMA CCS exam. It is the individual's responsibility to write and qualify for exam eligibility.
Required resources to bring with you for the course are:
Recommended Resource BUT not required: AHIMA CCS Exam Preparation, Ninth Edition
This is not a basic or beginners coding level workshop and participants should be intermediate to advanced ICD-10-CM/PCS and CPT coders.
Dorthy Steed, CCS, CDIP, COC, CPCO, CPUM, CPUR, CPHM, CPMA, ACS-OP, CCS-P, RCC, RMC, CEMC, CPC-I, CFPC, PCS, FCS, CPAR
Dorothy Steed is an independent healthcare consultant and educator in Atlanta. She was a Medicare specialist for a large hospital system and a physician audit supervisor for another hospital system, with 42 years of experience in healthcare. Additionally, she is an instructor at a state technical college in Atlanta, provides auditing & training in both facility and physician services, and has been a speaker at several healthcare conferences. Ms. Steed has written articles for several medical publishers and served as a contributing author for medical billing and coding training material. She writes online courses, provides webinars and is an AHIMA certified ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer. Ms. Steed is credentialed in medical coding, medical billing, medical auditing, utilization management, healthcare management, healthcare compliance, clinical documentation improvement and patient accounts. She has served as a participator in multiple audits and investigations. She holds a bachelor's degree with a major in business and minors in both criminal justice and sociology and is an active member of American Health Information Management, American Academy of Professional Coders, Health Information Management Association and American Business Women's Association, and ACDIS.
Registration open through 1/22/2020 11:59 PM Eastern Time (US & Canada)
When you register online, you will have the option to pay by mail with a check or pay online with a credit card (AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, or Visa). You will receive two emails once you join – 1) a confirmation email and 2) a registration statement email which serves as your receipt (if you paid by credit card) or invoice (if you plan to pay by check).
If you are paying by check, make your check payable to KnowledgeConnex, include your invoice # that is on your registration statement email, and mail your check to KnowledgeConnex. The mailing address will be on the registration statement email.
During the week following the meeting, all paid attendees will receive an email with a link to the online evaluation and a CE certificate.
Non Member: $199
Emory Saint Joseph’s Hospital
5665 Peachtree Dunwoody Road NE
Main Hospital – Ground Floor Auditorium
Atlanta, GA 30342
Parking deck is directly across from the main hospital. Daily parking rate is $6.