Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities
Kentucky Association of Health Care Facilities
Kentucky Center for Assisted Living

Event Details

Will Your ICD-10 Coding Make or Break You for PDPM?
Wednesday, April 17, 2019 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
UofL Event and Conference Center – Shelby Campus
450 N Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY 40222

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Registration 8:00 am-8:30am
Training: 8:30am to 11:30am


GPS Address
9001 Shelbyville Rd.
Louisville, KY 40222


Seminar Description

Accurate ICD-10 coding will be critical with implementation of PDPM October 1st
This seminar will provide insight for billing, administrative and clinical staff on the importance of correct ICD-10 coding.  Actual Medicare 5 day MDS scenarios will be reviewed to show the impact of ICD-10 coding, and the online Clinical Category Mapping and NTA Comorbidity Mapping CMS coding resources will be demonstrated.


  • Brief Overview of the PDPM Reimbursement system
  • PDPM Components- Changes from RUGS IV
  • Compute actual PDPM rates based on 5 day assessments


  • Understand the impact of ICD-10 coding on the PDPM reimbursement system
  • Learn the MDS changes and major nursing items that will impact PDPM reimbursement
  • Identify the interventions needed for the facility PDPM transition plan

Speaker Info

Janine Lehman is a Registered Nurse, a Certified Legal Nurse Consultant and is Wound Care Certified. For the past 20 years, she has worked in all aspects of geriatric nursing, from nursing assistant and charge nurse to MDS Coordinator and Director of Nursing. Presently she oversees all areas of resident care in each of our owned locations and is an active member of the KAHCF. She is a current member and past President of the State Council of the Kentucky Association of Director of Nursing Administrator's, (KADONA), was the provider representative on the Case Mix Appeals Panel, and has served on the IDR panel and the MDS Validation work group. She is a frequent presenter at the LTC Management Training, MDS Basic and Advanced Training as well as many other KAHCF seminars. As a Certified Legal Nurse consultant, she provides legal nurse consulting services including clinical case evaluations, chart audits and expert testimony.

Rhonda Houchens, Director of Operations, Hargis & Associates LLC, Rhonda has been with Hargis & Associates, a CPA & Consulting firm specializing in healthcare accounting, billing, tax and consulting services for over 21 years.    Rhonda’s areas of knowledge span from financial as an accountant to Medicare and Medicaid reimbursement as one of the firms senior healthcare consultants.  Rhonda works with various healthcare providers across multiple states. 



Cost: $55 free standing for members, $65 for nonmembers

Cancellation Policy
Cancellations must be made in writing and emailed to or faxed to (502-425-3431). Cancellations by phone will not be accepted. Cancellations received no later than April 10 will receive a full refund. Cancellations received between August 10-16 will receive a refund of 1/2. Registrants who do not attend or who do not complete the full seminar will not receive a refund unless prior written notice is given to the KAHCF office.

This seminar has been approved for 3 contact hours by the Kentucky Board of Licensure for Long-Term Care Administrators and Kentucky Board of Nursing for RN/LPNs.
Provider Offering #

SpringHill Suites
10101 Forrest Green Blvd. 
Louisville, KY 40223
(502) 326-3895
$105.00 per night single/double
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Hawthorne Suites
751 Cypress Station Drive
Louisville, KY 40202
866-899-5959 or 502-899-5959
$103.00 per night
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