CCS Prep Review

October 28, 2017
8:30 AM – 4:00 PM ET


CUNY School of Professional Studies
Room 407
119 West 31 St
New York, NY 10001


8:30 AM – Registration

9:00 AM – 10:00 AM – Inpatient and Outpatient Coding and Guidelines for ICD-10-CM
Review of the most important inpatient and outpatient coding guidelines and review of the UHDDS

10:00 AM – 10:15 AM – Break

10:15 AM – 11:00 AM – Inpatient Coding Guidelines for ICD-10-PCS

11:00 AM – 12:00 PM – Coding Clinic Issues
Most recently published Coding Clinic issues pertinent to ICD-10

12:00 PM – 12:30 PM – Lunch

12:30 PM – 2:00 PM – CPT Guidelines and Troubleshot Issues
Overview of CPT format, sections and guidelines with special attention to areas of difficulty

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM – Break

2:15 PM – 3:15 PM – Other Tested Domains
Documentation, Regulatory Guidelines and Reporting, Data Quality, Technologies, Confidentiality, and Compliance

3:15 PM – 4:00 PM – 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 test.

CEs: 6.0 AHIMA/AAPC – Clinical Data Management


Sandra Macica, MS, RHIA

Sandy serves as the Coding Content Manager for the Revenue Cycle and Compliance segment of Elsevier. In her role, Sandy works to ensure that Elsevier’s coding lessons are relevant, accurate and up-to-date with the latest coding guidelines.

In her over 25 years of experience Sandy has held positions as supervisor, director, manager, and consultant in both acute care and outpatient health care settings. She has also been as a clinical practicum instructor and as adjunct faculty in a Health Information Technology program instructing students in coding and pathophysiology.

Sandy is a member of AHIMA and NYHIMA as well as a Past-President of the Adirondack Health Information Management Association (AdHIMA).

Sandy earned a Master of Science degree in Health Service Administration from Russell Sage College in Albany, NY and a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Record Administration from the SUNY College of Technology in Utica, NY. She is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), Certified Coding Specialist (CCS), and an AHIMA approved ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS trainer.


HIMANYC Members: $99
Non-Members: $149
Students: $99


Registrants may be entitled to an 80 percent refund if written notice (postmarked or faxed) is received by the online registration closing date. Cancellations received after the registration closing date are not eligible for refund. Refunds will not be given for “no shows” or for any registrant leaving early.

Substitutions are permitted when the participant’s name is provided to HIMANYC in advance.


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