IP-DRG Medical Coding

Date/Time: Date(s) - 10/05/2021 - 12/05/2021( 8:00 am - 5:00 pm )
Location: Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur


The participant will learn principles of medical coding related to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS. This course is recommended for anyone who is preparing for a career in medical coding for an inpatient facility.


  • Expertise in medical record review to abstract information required to support accurate inpatient coding
  • Expertise in assigning accurate ICD-10 medical codes for diagnoses and procedures performed in the inpatient setting


  • Transition to ICD-10 from ICD-9
  • IP guidelines & PCS guidelines for diagnosis and procedure coding
  • Effects on clinical documentation
  • Effects on physician reimbursements
  • Common coding errors: root operations, query process etc
  • Exercises and case studies

Training Outline

  • Discuss documentation and coding standards for facilities
  • Apply coding and conventions when assigning diagnoses and procedure codes
  • Understand the official ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines for diagnoses and procedures
  • Understand the Uniform Hospital Discharge Data Set (UHDDS) coding guidelines
  • Code a wide variety of patient services using ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines
  • Develop an understanding of how to code operative notes in the facility
  • Differentiate between inpatient and outpatient services and payment methodologies (IPPS and OPPS)
  • Develop an understanding of compliance in the hospital facility
  • Differences between Inpatient and outpatient
  • About IPPS & DRG
  • DRG & Types
  • What is
    • Admitting diagnosis
    • Principal diagnosis
    • Other diagnosis/ CC/ MCC
    • Discharge disposition
  • UHDDS & guidelines
  • POA & guidelines
  • Hospital-Acquired Conditions (HACs) & POA
  • The Medical Record as a source Document
  • CDIS
  • Clinical Indicators for important conditions
  • Difference between ICD-9-CM & ICD-10-PCS
  • ICD-10-PCS
    • Explain the structure, format, and conventions of ICD-10-PCS
    • PCS coding steps
    • Approach with examples
    • Root operations with examples
  • Major procedures with charts
    • Cardiac Catherization
    • CABG
    • PTCA
    • Pace maker insertion
    • Debridement
    • Spinal fusion
    • Ventilation coding

Training Plan

  • Lectures & theories
  • Assessments & Exercises
  • Case studies
  • Videos
  • Post test

Materials Providing

  • 10 Sample charts
  • Medical terminology & Anatomy for coding
  • AHA coding clinic
  • 3M link for coding sample charts
  • 2019 ICD-10-PCS official coding book
  • Sample interview questions
  • Work text book for PCS & ICD-10-CM

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