ICD Diagnosis: Changes on the Horizon

Friday, February 7 | 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. | 6 CE
Registration: 8 a.m. | Workshop: 8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.
Speaker: Carol D. Goodheart, EdD
Location: Quest Conference Center, 8405 Pulsar Place, Columbus, 43240

Registration has closed. Onsite registrations are an additional $30.

Please contact Director of Membership and Education Joan Bowman with questions.

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Workshop Description:

This program offers an overview of the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Diseases (ICD); an introduction to the ICD-10-CM set of diagnostic codes that will be required for billing and health information in the U.S. on 10/1/2014; participant opportunity to practice using the new code set; and a preview of ICD-11 which is currently under development. The relationship of the ICD classification to the DSM classification is discussed and contrasts between the two systems are presented.

Learning Objectives:

Participants will:

  • Be able to describe the purpose of diagnostic classification systems
  • Be able to identify the two HIPAA approved code sets for the United States
  • Understand the coding format of the ICD-10-CM
  • Be able to transpose the three most commonly used diagnostic codes in their practices now to the new ICD-10-CM codes
  • Be able to describe the relevance of the new codes for their health care practices
  • Be able to identify the most important feature for clinicians in the forthcoming next version, the ICD-11

About the Speaker

DrCarolGoodheartCarol Goodheart, EdD is in independent practice in Princeton, New Jersey, specializing in the treatment of individuals and families coping with physical diseases or disabilities. In addition to her practice, she has served at Rutgers University’s Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology in a number of roles, including clinical supervisor and contributing faculty. She was the 2010 president of the American Psychological Association. An author/editor of eight books and many articles and chapters, her latest book is the forthcoming ICD Primer for Psychologists, to be published by APA Books.

Questions? Please contact Director of Membership and Education Joan Bowman.


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