Libman Education Inc. offers several training and education opportunities for HIM professionals.
Libman Education has a suite of ICD-10 related courses to help you prepare:
Anatomy & Physiology for Coders is specific to your needs as a medical coder in preparation for ICD-10. The 12-week course provides a comprehensive and complete review of the major body systems, as well as coverage of common diseases and disorders, selected medical terminology, frequently prescribed drugs, and common laboratory tests.
The Anatomy & Physiology Skills Assessment helps you to easily determine your medical coders’ readiness to start ICD-10 training. The assessment measures anatomy and physiology knowledge, tracks and reports student progress, reports out individual scores in 12 unique body systems areas, and provides an overall score.
ICD-10-CM for Coding Professionals highlights the key changes in ICD-10-CM Diagnostic Coding. Learn to translate your knowledge of ICD-9-CM to the new version of the classification system. The course provides exercises and case studies applicable to any clinical setting, and includes new conventions and guidelines with the focus on the expanded code set.
A Quick Course on the ICD-10-CM Classification Systems provides background of why we use classification systems in healthcare. Participants explore the characteristics of ICD-10-CM; features include interactive quizzes, easy to read format, comparisons, and examples.
Introduction to ICD-10-PCS, the first and foundational Libman Education ICD-10-PCS course, introduces you to the structure and design of the ICD-10-PCS system and the content of the coding guidelines. The course educates you on assigning codes within the medical and surgical section of ICD-10-PCS, with complete education on the 31 root operations used in the coding process.
ICD-10-PCS: The Medical and Surgical-related and Ancillary Sections is the second of three courses in our ICD-10-PCS series. The course introduces you to the remainder of the ICD-10-PCS system, and shows you how to code procedures in the Medical and Surgical-related and Ancillary Sections of the ICD-10 Procedure Coding System, or ICD-10-PCS.
A Quick Course on the Mechanics of the ICD-10-PCS Tables provides audio and visual tours of the CMS electronic files; participants explore the features, format and organization of ICD-10-PCS. Course features include screen shots, interactive activities, and the use of video with audio to demonstrate how to use the electronic files for ICD-10-PCS.
ICD-10 Coding for Post Acute Care guides the learner through the fundamentals of ICD-10 as a coding system and, after covering the basics, explores the application of ICD-10 to the unique settings of post acute care including home health, hospice, and skilled nursing facilities.
ICD-10: What Clinicians Need to Know introduces clinicians, physicians and physician-extenders to the classification system for ICD-10-CM and the ICD-10-PCS system and tables. The course describes what is changing and what isn’t; why these changes are important to the future of U.S. healthcare; the impact of the documentation requirements in both the physician office setting and the hospital environment; and identifies documentation issues by specialty.
ICD-10 Learning Aids
Prepare for ICD-10 with the ICD-10 Coding Bookmark! The two-sided laminated bookmark provides the definition of each character in the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding system to help your coders with the ICD-10 transition. We are offering quantity purchase bookmarks as well as one complimentary bookmark as a thank you for signing up for our eNewsletter.
Our attractive, full color ICD-10 Root Operations Flash Cards - presented on durable laminated coating – helps you to prepare for ICD-10 the fun way! This set of nine 5×7, double-sided ICD-10 reference cards gives you “need to know” ICD-10 coding tips; teaches you in a straight to the point, no nonsense manner; and helps you understand ICD-10 root operations with full-color images and content.
Credential Exam Preparation Courses for Medical Coders
The CCA Exam Prep course is an eight-week, online course to help students prepare to sit for the AHIMA Certified Coding Associate examination. The CCA is often the first credential earned by medical coders.
The Intensive CCS Exam Prep class is designed for students who wish to sit for the AHIMA Certified Coding Specialist examination. The thirteen-week course is offered either in-person or virtual and can be brought on-site for groups or facilities wishing to train staff members. Enrollment is strictly limited to ensure plenty of individual attention.
Home Health Coding
Get grounded in the basics of home health diagnostic coding with Fundamentals of Coding for Home Health, Understanding Case Mix and Coding for Home Health, and Fundamentals of ICD-10 Coding for the Post Acute Care Setting .These online courses were developed by JLU Health Record Systems, a leading consultant and Home Health coding educator, working in partnership with Libman Education.
Privacy and Security: HIPAA Compliance
Libman Education’s HIPAA Privacy Basic Training course is designed to educate caregivers and other healthcare workers on specifics of HIPAA privacy protections including patient rights under HIPAA, use and disclosure of PHI, and regulation of Business Associates. The course is recommended for all parties handling patient health information.
The HIPAA Security Awareness Training course is designed to educate caregivers and other healthcare workers on specifics of HIPAA security including administrative, physical and technical safeguards, breaches, and security tips. The course is recommended for for all parties handling patient health information.
Libman Education is often called upon by professional associations to provide presentations on changes to IPPS and CPT Updates, as well as ICD-10-CM/PCS training. These presentations are also available for facilities wishing to provide on-site training to their staff members. For information on these and other topics contact Libman Education at info@LibmanEducation.com