18th Annual TCC HIM Student Leadership Conference
The HIM faculty at Tacoma Community College are pleased to announce the 18th Annual HIM Student Leadership Conference presented by the graduating TCC HIM class of 2013. The conference will be held Saturday, June 8, 2013 from 8-4 on the main TCC campus.
Attendees can earn up to 6.0 continuing education credits (CEs) through AHIMA.
The cost is $65 for professionals and $35 for students if they register by the priority deadline of May 29th then $70 and $40 at the door.
This is a student run conference featuring leading HIM professionals discussing popular and trending issues within the field.
Here is a general outline of the conference:
8:00-8:45 AM Registration/Breakfast
8:45-9:00 AM Welcome: Charlene Gore
9:00-9:30 AM Key note motivation speaker: Robbie Reaves, Independent Personal Trainer (A&P)
9:30-10:15 AM Health Care Coverage Expansion Under the Affordable Care Act: Andrew Busz, Policy Director with Washington State Hospital Association
10:15-10:30 AM Break/Poster Reviews
10:30-11:30 PM ICD-10 Dual Coding Demo: Lora Andrew, RHIT, Coding Coordinator and Sherry Marrs, RHIT Multicare Health System
11:30-12:15 PM HIPAA, Protecting Patient Privacy: Daren Schillinger, District Manager for IOD
12:15-1:00 PM Lunch and Announcements/Poster Reviews
Breakout Sessions begin:
1:00-1-:45 PM Rm 1- Manage Medical Necessity with HIM Professionals in Care Management: Tara McLellan, RHIT, Utilization Management Specialist FHS
Rm 2-Washington Health Benefit Exchanges: Pamela Cowley, Outreach Manger for Washington Health Benefit Exchange
Rm 3-Emerging Technologies and Other Cool Things: Susan Helbig, RHIA Professor, University of Washington
1:45-2:45 PM Rm 1-Alternative Approaches to CDI and the Physician Prospective: Jennifer Vaglienti, RHIT, Coding and CDI Auditor/Trainer, AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Certified Trainer
Rm 2-Intergrated Care and Facility Design: Empowering Group Health Staff and Patients Through Technology: Donnell Coomes, Sr. Project Director
Rm 3-ICD-10 and its Impact on Business Operations: Peggi-Ann Amstutz, MBA, CCS-P, CCS, AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer
2:45-3:00 PM Break
Together in Lunch Room
3:00-3:45 PM Ever Changing HIM Field: Amy Bledsoe
3:45-4:00 PM Closing Remarks and Conference Evaluations
Please visit our website below to download the handouts*, agenda, parking permit, and the campus map:
*Tacoma Community College is going green. To reduce waste, we ask attendees to print their own handouts or to view them electronically (highly encouraged).
Remember that all of the profits raised go into our student scholarship fund fund helping students attend the annual Washington State Health Information Management Association (WSHIMA) conference.
If you have questions please feel free to call HIM Program Chair Charlene Gore at 253-566-5082.
Tacoma Community College - Opgaard Student Center (Building 11) (View)
6501 S. 19th Street
Tacoma, WA 98466
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