Event Type: Meeting
HIM Domain: Coding Classification and Reimbursement
Continuing Education Units Available: 10
Location: New Orleans, LA
Venue: Astor Crowne Plaza
The 2014 Clinical Coding Meeting provides an in-depth focus on ICD-10-CM/PCS and addresses the details for a successful implementation. Cutting-edge keynote speakers will address the changing environment related to ICD-10 and other initiatives driving healthcare today. Breakout sessions will address significant trends and issues within the coding profession and the impact of ICD-10. A must-attend event for decision makers and professionals in the coding industry, this meeting concentrates on emerging issues and critical topics in the coding field. The agenda features topics related to ICD-10 readiness, training and implementation. This includes reimbursement related issues, clinical documentation improvement, physician practice, staffing, compliance and how to lead through change. Additional key areas will be addressed.
Estimated 10 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) available.
Onsite Registration Available
Video or audio recording of any portion of this event is strictly prohibited.
To receive a refund, notice is required at least five
days prior to the program. With proper notice, fees are refunded minus a
$40 service fee. No refunds are given for cancellations received with fewer
Than five days notice. AHIMA reserves the right to cancel or
reschedule a webinar due to unforeseen circumstances.
All Web Replay, CD and MP3
(MP3s available w/select programs)
sales are nonrefundable)
AHIMA provides full refunds less a processing fee of $125 for registration cancellations made up until 61 days prior to the date of the first day of the program. A partial refund of 75% is provided for registration cancellations made between 60 and 46 days prior to the date of the first day of the program. NO REFUNDS are provided within 45 days of the date of the first day of the program. All refunds are processed within 30 days of receipt.
Substitutions (that is, assigning a paid registration to another individual) must be requested at least 31 days prior to the date of the first day of the program. A processing fee of $75 will be invoiced at that time. Substitutions are not accepted within 30 days of the program date and no refund will be.
Rescheduling (that is, postponing the use of a paid registration to a future instance of the same program) is subject to availability and limited to future instances of the same program currently advertised on www.ahima.org and occurring within six months of the original program date and within the same year. Requests received at least 46 days prior to the first day of the program will be considered. Approved changes will be accessed a processing fee of $125. Rescheduling is not permitted within 45 days of the program date; no refund will be provided. Registration must be utilized during the same year of purchase.
SUBMITTING REQUESTS FOR REFUNDS, SUBSTITUTIONS AND RESCHEDULING
AHIMA reserves the right to modify, cancel or reschedule any event or meeting due to unforeseen circumstances. Registered attendees will be notified of cancellation in advance of program with options of one of the following: 1) re-register for any rescheduled program if available or 2) receive full refund of monies paid for the cancelled program. Cancelled Program Refunds: Refunds for registration fees paid for cancelled programs with no rescheduled options will be paid in full and automatically sent to attendees with 30 days of notification. Rescheduled Program Refunds – Registrants for rescheduled programs will receive notification instructing registrants about either re-registering for the rescheduled program or obtaining full refund. AHIMA assumes no responsibility for personal expenses. Requests for refunds, substitutions and rescheduling must be submitted in writing to the Meeting Registrar by fax to 312-233-1500. All requests should include the name and date of the program. For substitutions, please include both the original registrant and the substitute registrant’s: name, mailing address, phone number, e-mail address, and order reference number. Notification of approval will be made within seven days of receipt of the request.
PAYMENT IN FULL BEFORE REACHING ONSITE
AHIMA is committed to supporting our customer’s ability to pay using purchase orders. However, all programs must be paid in full prior to the first day of the program. Individuals using purchase orders where payment has not processed by the first day of the program will need to provide a valid credit card to AHIMA to as confirmation of payment and agree that this card will be held up to 10 business days after the last day of the program . At that time if payment has not been made in full AHIMA, AHIMA may process payment using the credit card.
739 Canal Street
New Orleans ,
The hotel is 15 miles/minutes from the Louis Armstrong International Airport.
Special Event Rates:
To receive the AHIMA discount, please call the number listed below. Please do not make your hotel reservations directly on the hotels website
To make hotel reservations please book online or call (888) 696-4806 and ask for the American Health Information Management Association group rate. The group block code is AMA. Discount rates will be offered to AHIMA attendees prior to the cutoff date listed below.
Rate: $179.00 Single/ Double- Limited Time Offer!
HOTEL CUT-OFF DATE: May 20, 2014
(Please note space is limited and rooms may sell out prior to the cut-off date)
Approximately $18 per person one way
The taxi stand is located just outside of the baggage claim area of the Lower Level of the airport.
Some destinations of interest nearby...
Few cities have as unique histories or traditions as New Orleans. Get a taste for what makes NOLA stand out at the more than 45 museums in the area. The Backstreet Cultural Museum displays the amazing and intricate costumes of the famous New Orleans Mardi Gras Indians, while the Historic New Orleans Collection museum delves into the history and stories of the French Quarter. Elsewhere, the New Orleans Museum of Art houses paintings, prints, photographs, sculptures, and more from around the world, while the Voodoo Museum presents the stories and folklore of Louisianan Voodoo. Find other museums here!
New Orleans is a living museum itself, with attractions, entertainment, and architecture you won’t find anywhere else in the USA. Walk the streets of the French Quarter or nearby Fauborg Marigny to enjoy the sights and soak up the local history. Several tours are available, introducing visitors to the city’s beautiful neighborhoods and rich history of jazz, voodoo, scandal, and more.
Local cuisine is more than étouffée and gumbo. Be sure to try a muffuletta sandwich at Central Grocery, decked out with olive salad, mortadella, salami, mozzarella, ham, and provolone. Enjoy a specially flavored ice pop at Meltdown. Or nosh on a café au lait and beignet at Café DuMonde. More tasty NOLA treats can be discovered here.
For more ideas on what to do, visit the official New Orleans tourist site.
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