Wed, 02 Feb | London

Effective Coding in Primary Care

This 3-hour workshop for non-clinical practice staff provides an introduction to the importance and benefits of effective coding.

Time & Location

02 Feb 2022, 13:30 – 16:30 GMT
London, St Peter's Church 23 Plough Rd, Winstanley Estate, London SW11 2DE, UK

About the Event

This 3-hour workshop for non-clinical practice staff provides an introduction to the importance and benefits of effective coding.

  • What is coding?

· Historical perspective

· Hierarchy and Structure

· Current Usage

  • Why we need to use them appropriately.
  • Adding information to the Patient Record
  • How to locate the perfect code
  • Dating codes
  • Using episodicity
  • Promoting to Problems
  • Use of Resolved and Exception Codes
  • How can we improve our data quality?
  • Common Codes and Abbreviations
  • Mistakes and how to correct them
  • Legal Considerations

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