Jann Owens, Senior HIMS Coding Director at Banner Health, speaks with himagine Radio how Banner Health created an enterprise coding model for 28 acute care facilities and over 2,500 physicians. With a coding operation totally over 250 employees, Jann provides some valuable insights on optimizing your coding operation.
himagine Radio podcast to feature compelling, in-depth live interviews with healthcare industry newsmakers, HIM innovators, and nationally-known policymakers
by Julia Hammerman, Director of Education and Compliance, and Sam Champagnie, Senior Director, HIM Operations
The newness and specificity of ICD-10 ushered in a stronger focus on clinical coding audits. From internal reviews to external coding audits, healthcare organizations nationwide are revisiting tried-and-true audit practices with ICD-10 coding quality in mind. Diagnosis-related group (DRG) validation audits under ICD-10 have also become more strategic to realize revenue cycle success.
Recently, our CEO, Michael DiMarco, sat down with Lisa Towers, Managing Editor of HFMA, as part of HFMA's Voices of Healthcare Finance podcast series. During this podcast, Michael and Lisa discuss the transition to ICD-10, a forecast for ICD-11, and how the gradual move to value based care impacts the revenue cycle.
On March 31, 2017, himagine will be presenting HIM Career Paths for 2017 and Beyond. HIM careers are expected to increase by 15% by 2024. Join us as we discuss AHIMA’s HIM Reimagined initiatives and introduce you to new and exciting career paths within HIM.