2019 KAHIMA Outpatient and CPT Workshop

Wednesday, December 4, 2019

7:45 AM - 4:00 PM


7:45 AM - 8:30 AM - Registration & Light Breakfast


8:30 AM - 10:00 AM - Session 1 - CPT Surgery Coding Concepts


10:00 AM – 10:15 AM - Break


10:15 AM - 11:45 AM - Session 2 - Examples from Each Section of the book


11:45 AM - 12:45 PM - Lunch


12:45 PM - 2:30 PM - Session 3 - More examples from each section of the book(TBD)


2:30 PM - 2:45 PM - Break


2:45 PM - 4:00 PM - Session 4 - Coding Changes for 2020…..


*The agenda times and topics are subject to change.


Kim Huey


Kim Huey is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audits, training, and oversight. She completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management from the University of Alabama and a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law from Loyola University Chicago School of Law. Ms. Huey has multiple certifications in coding and compliance through the American Academy of Professional Coders, American Health Information Management Association, and the Health Care Compliance Association. For over thirty years, she has worked with providers in virtually all specialties, including general surgery, obstetrics/gynecology, oncology, podiatry, chiropractic, internal medicine. She has spoken at the AHIMA Convention, AAPC Healthcon and HCCA Compliance Institute as several other healthcare organizations. For five years, she was an approved instructor for the American Academy of Professional Coders and taught their Professional Medical Coding Curriculum in Birmingham and Montgomery. She is an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM Instructor and Ambassador. She has served as the president of Magic City Professional Coders and was a founding member of Capital City Coders. Kim's passion is helping physician practices successfully navigate the complex regulations and reimbursement environment. She is known as Kim the Coder, and she and her husband, Don the Cruiser sponsor an annual coding cruise where she teaches continuing education in a fun, relaxed environment.

Important Information

Items to bring:

Please bring 2020 CPT book, if you have them; Laptop|Tablet (WIFI will be available); Paper and Pen for note taking.



Light Breakfast, regular and decaf coffee and water will be provided.



Lunch will be provided.


Menu includes:
Breakfast: Assorted Muffins & fruit
Lunch: Traditional and Vegetarian Lasagna
Dessert: Chocolate Mousse and Banana Pudding
Afternoon snack: Freshly baked Cookies



Sodas will not be provided, however there is a soda machine on premises if desire to purchase for an additional cost or you may bring your own soda.



Casual. You may want to bring a sweater; the meeting room is cool at times.


Photos taken at the KAHIMA meetings may be posted KAHIMA social media accounts, such as Facebook.


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Online registration has closed. Onsite registration will be available.


Online registration will close at 11:59 PM ET December 1, 2019.


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.


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Continuing Education

CEUs: 6.0 - Clinical Data Management


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


Online Registration:


KAHIMA Members: $90


Non-Members: $110


Students: $30*


*Student Rate – Discount applies only for students in AHIMA Certified Programs.


Onsite Registration:


KAHIMA Members and Non-Members: $140


Packets: Registrants are asked to print their own packets or bring personal laptop|tablet to view slides. Packet info will be made available to registrants as soon as they are received from speakers.


*Packets will not be available to purchase

KAHIMA Annual Dues Reminder

If you have not yet paid KAHIMA dues for 2019-2020 payment can be made online. Click here to join or renew!


Reminder that the KAHIMA dues calendar runs July 1, 2019- June 30, 2020.


All attendees are encouraged to join as a KAHIMA member!


Some of the membership benefits include, discounted rates to annual Coding Symposium and annual CPT Workshop, notification of all KAHIMA Business Meetings and Coding Round Tables!


This is a great opportunity to earn additional CEUs and network with your peers, locally!


Rothchilds Catering and Conference Center

8807 Kingston Pike
Knoxville, TN 37923