DFW HIMA Spring 2019 Workshop

April 5, 2019

8:30 AM – 4:30 PM CT


8:00 - 8:30 AM

Registration, Check In and BreakfastSponsored by Oxford

8:30 - 9:30 AM

Coding Clinic Updates of ICD-10 CM/PCS and AMA (CPT)

Jyoti Sharma, CCS

CEU: 1.0 Clinical Data Management

9:30 - 10:30 AM

Style Standards to Improve Data Quality and Interoperability

Laura Bryan, MS, CHDS, AHDI-F

CEU: 1.0 Clinical Data Management

10:30 - 11:00 AM

Break and Networking

11:00 - 12:00 AM

Welcome to the Alphabet Soup of OIG, MACs, UPICs & RACs

Arlene Baril, MHA, RHIA, CHC

CEU: 1.0 Clinical Data Management

12:00 - 1:00 PM

Lunch – Sponsored by Optum

1:00 - 2:00 PM

No Training Wheels Needed for These Cycling Teams

Michelle Tompkins, MBA, RHIA, CCS, COC and Wendy Mizell, RHIA

CEU: 1.0 Performance Improvement

2:00 - 3:00 PM

Ensuring Medical Necessity: The Overarching Criteria of Evaluation and Management Documentation

Caroline Whitlock, MBA, CHC, CHA, CPC, CIFHA, AAPC Fellow and Jennie Moody, CHC, CPC, COC, CRC

CEU: 1.0 Clinical Data Management

3:00 - 3:15 PM

Break and Networking

3:15 - 4:15 PM

How to Build Your Personal Brand at Work as an HIM Professional

Thomas Bennett, MBA

CEU: 1.0 Management Development

4:15 - 4:30 PM

Closing Remarks


Courtyard by Marriott Dallas Carrollton Conference Center
1201 Raiford Road
Carrollton, TX, 75006

Phone: 972-446-0001



Early Registration ends March 22, 2019

Members: $85
Student Members: $40
Non-Members: $135
Group Members (3 or More): $70

Regular Registration begins March 23, 2019

Members: $105
Student Members: $60
Non-Members: $135
Group Members (3 or More): $95

Onsite Registration

Members: $105
Student Members: $65
Non-Members: $140

NOTE: To receive the discounted Group discount, you must register together.


The deadline for cancellation is 72 hours prior to the meeting date. Cancellations made after the deadline are not refundable. Those registrations canceled prior to the deadline will be refunded the full fee less a $20 handling charge.

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