SEPHIMA Fall 2021 Meeting

Thursday, October 28, 2021

8:30 AM - 3:15 PM



Please join us for an exciting in-person session!



Due to COVID restrictions and limited seating, there will be no onsite registration for this event.


We will be practicing social distancing and masks are required for the entire event.


We will not be able to provide breakfast or lunch due to COVID restrictions but we will have a list of places that are within walking distance from this location, where you can get breakfast/lunch.



Registration has closed.



8:30 AM - 9:00 AM - Registration and Attendance


9:00 AM - 9:15 AM - Welcome and Introduction


Dina Nedorost, RHIT, CCS CDIP
SePHIMA 2020-2021 President


9:15 AM - 10:15 AM - Collaboration Between Coding and CDI: Maximizing Opportunities within the Second Level Review Process


Gina Stewart, MBA, BSN, RN, CCS, CCDS
Practice Director, Clinical Documentation Improvement and Coding

e4 Services


CEU: 1.0 - Evolving Topics/Other HIIM Relevant Topics


10:15 AM - 11:15 AM - Cybersecurity: Working Remote


Abby Fallen, RHIA, CHDA, CHPS

Compliance Officer



CEU: 1.0 - Information Protection: Access, Disclosure, Archival, Privacy and Security


11:15 AM - 11:30 AM - Break


11:30 AM - 12:00 PM - PHIMA Update & Vendor Showcase


Linda McLinden, RHIA
Executive Director, PHIMA


CEU: 1.0 - Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance


12:00 PM - 1:00 PM - Lunch On Your Own Due to COVID Restrictions


1:00 PM - 2:00 PM - Secondary Diagnoses. Are We Missing Something


Angela Lim, RN, CDIP

Documentation and Clinical Data Integrity Specialist



CEU: 1.0 - Data Structure, Content, and Information Governance


2:00 PM - 3:00 PM - Fitness, Nutrition + Mindfulness: 3 Pillars of Healthy Living


Serena Scanzillo


CEU: 1.0 - Organizational Management and Leadership


3:00 PM - 3:15 PM - Announcements, Raffle, and Wrap Up


4:00 PM - Happy Hour Sponsored by CIOXHealth


Registration has closed.


Onsite registration will not be available.


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: 5.0


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


SePHIMA Member: $50


Non Member: $70


Student: $20


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Jefferson Alumni Hall - Eakins Lounge

1020 Locust Street
First Floor
Philadelphia, PA 19107

Click here for directions

Nearby Parking Locations

Parkway Walnut Towers Garage *approximate 4-minute walk

221 S 9th St.

Open 24 hours

Parkway 13th & Locust Lot *approximate 5-minute walk

219 S. 13th St.

iPARKit *approximate 6-minute walk

1327 Locust St.

Open 24 hours

Locust St. Parking *approximate 10-minute walk

1509 Locust St.

Open 24 hours