CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 1, 2016
CENTER VALLEY, Pa., Sept. 1, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Central Learning, a product of Aviance Suite, announces an online ICD-10 coding contest for clinical coders in three categories: inpatient, emergency department and inpatient coding. The winning coders receive a $5,000 award for the highest average accuracy and productivity scores. "Code your way to $5K" is a 30-day coding contest open to all medical coders throughout the United States regardless of experience or patient type.
"The online ICD-10 coding contest was created to bring some fun to coders nationwide," said Eileen Tkacik, director of operations and information technology, Aviance Suite. "It also gives everyone in the industry a glimpse into nationwide averages across inpatient and outpatient coding performance in ICD-10."
Contest Deadline: September 15, 2016 Winner Announced: October 1, 2016
Inpatient coders, emergency department coders and ambulatory surgery coders are encouraged to test their productivity and accuracy skills for a chance to win $15,000 across all three coding areas as follows:
Accuracy and productivity are electronically calculated using the Central Learning platform. Although all cases for a specific category must be completed by October 1, 2016, contestants can code cases at their leisure and over time.
HIM directors and coding managers are also encouraged to sign-up their coding teams to compete. Upon contest completion, each director or manager will receive a complimentary productivity and accuracy report specific for their team to gauge coding performance at the one-year mark for ICD-10.
For more information and to enter, visit http://www.centrallearning.com/codingcontest
CONTACT: Beth Friedman, 678-956-9680
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SOURCE Central LearningPR Newswire
Last updated on: 01/09/2016
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