Thursday, March 26, 2020
12:00 PM - 1:30 PM CT
12:00 PM - 12:05 PM AHIMA Update
12:05 PM - 1:35 PM HCC Coding
CEU: 1.0 - Evolving Topics/Other HIIM Relevant Topics
1:35 PM - Short Business Meeting
Michelle M. Wieczorek RHIT RN CPHQ CCDS-O Senior Manager, National Reimbursement Practice,
Michelle Wieczorek combines 30 years of healthcare knowledge as a clinician, with subject matter expertise in Clinical Documentation Improvement, Health Information Management and Clinical Quality in her role as leader of Clinical Documentation Integrity Services at DHG Healthcare.
Michelle is a Registered Nurse, Registered Health Information Technician, Certified Professional in Healthcare Quality and among the first in the United States to earn the Certified Clinical Documentation Improvement-Outpatient designation from the Association of Clinical Documentation Improvement Specialists (ACDIS). She has served in leadership roles in Critical Care Nursing, Health Information Management, Utilization Review, Clinical Quality, and Information Technology and has practiced in acute, outpatient and managed care settings. She has extensive experience in software development and IT product management, including holding a US patent in Natural Language Processing clinical rules logic as a result of her work in developing a Clinical Documentation Improvement software program with a national IT Vendor.
Michelle is active in professional organizations and is presently an appointee to the CCDS-O Development Team at ACDIS and the Electronic Health Record Practice Council of the American Health Information Management Association, (AHIMA). Michelle was recognized by her peers with the Distinguished Member Award by the Pennsylvania Health Information Management Association (PHIMA) in 2016.
Michelle is based in Western Pennsylvania and travels nationally leading consulting engagements to deploy best practice tools and methodologies for clinical documentation, risk adjustment and revenue integrity.
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Online registration will close at 11:59 PM CT March 23, 2020.
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330 Seven Springs Way
Brentwood, TN 37027
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