Webinar “Breathing Easy: Coding Respiratory Tests and Treatments in CPT” Oct 25, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On October 7, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

As we make our way through Fall and head into Winter we all prepare for a drop in temperatures, realizing that cold weather doesn’t just bring with it sweaters, hot chocolate and the holiday season; it also brings with it a rise in respiratory infections. Whether we call it the flu season or cold season, […]

Webinar “How to Create a Masterpiece: Painting a Picture of Sepsis in ICD-10 CM” Oct 11, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On October 3, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

When an artist sets out to create a painting they are striving to convey many things. They want to tell a story through the picture. While all artists strive to create this, only a few are able to create masterpieces: pieces that we all know and remember. That is what we should be striving for […]

IRF PAI Manual Resource Tool with ICD-10-CM Documentation & Coding Cues

Listen to “Coffee with the Coder” on Monday

On September 24, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

The next episode of our audio blog “Coffee with the Coder®” is Monday, October 22nd, 2018. CWTC features expert coders answering interesting (or popular) questions. Designed to take less time than a coffee break, CWTC is the conference call you don’t want to miss. And it’s FREE to listen. If you’d like to be reminded […]

Webinar “Get on Your Revenue Cycle and Let’s Roll” Sept 25, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On September 16, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Healthy revenue is at the heart of any well-functioning health care entity; and whether you are in a facility or a physician’s office, healthy revenue is the life source that keeps us all afloat. The Revenue cycle and management of it includes everything from claims processing, payment, and revenue generation to patient registration and clinical […]

Webinar “ICD-10 CM Updates: Looking Forward to 2019” begins at Noon September 6, 2018

On August 29, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

It’s that time of the year again… as we leave behind the long summer days and the warm weather we can begin look forward to the crisp cool autumn air, the changing colors of foliage and the start of the holiday season. In the world of coding we can also look forward to the oncoming […]

Webinar “What’s Your Poison? Coding for Injury and Poisoning in ICD-10” August 30, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On August 17, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Did you know one of the leading causes of death due to injury in the United states is poisoning followed by Motor Vehicle Accidents and Gun shots? Did you know also there are Codes for poisonings make up one of the largest sections in ICD-10 CM. This large code set can be a bit confusing […]

Webinar “Breaking it Down – Fracture Care In CPT” begins at Noon August 16, 2018

On August 2, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

There are estimated between 10-20 million fractures reported every year in the United States. Most people will at some point in their lifetimes suffer a fracture, which means we are coding fractures and treatments for them multiple times on a daily basis. Can I report debridement with the fracture? When is it no longer considered […]

Webinar “Don’t Get Burned!-How To Code Burns Properly in ICD-10” July 12, 2018 beginning at Noon Eastern (9am Pacific)

On June 26, 2018, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Coding burns takes more information than you might realize! Most scenarios require these following key components to tell the details of the condition–site, severity, specificity, and extent. This session will help you utilize each of these elements to choose the right code. We’ll start with how a burn is defined, then how to determine the […]