Education Calendar


JUL
8
Wed. 7/8
Wed. 8/19

2015 Webinar Workshop Series for Physician Office Practices
Workshop 1: Cardiology / Vascular / Respiratory

Participants will gain an understanding of the code format and structure of ICD-10 and complete the workshop with the ability to successfully assign diagnosis codes using ICD-10.

ICD-10 Coding for Your Specialty – Choose the Workshop(s) that best describes your practice.

JUL
14
Tue. 7/14
NEW!

Research shows that the rate of hospital-acquired infections (HAIs) in long term care facility (LTCF) residents is between one and three million annually in the United States. This program emphasizes evidence-based infection prevention practices and antibiotic stewardship to help eliminate catheter-associated urinary tract infections (CAUTIs).

JUL
15
Wed. 7/15
Wed. 8/26

2015 Webinar Workshop Series for Physician Office Practices
Workshop 2: Orthopedic / Podiatry / Spine

Participants will gain an understanding of the code format and structure of ICD-10 and complete the workshop with the ability to successfully assign diagnosis codes using ICD-10

ICD-10 Coding for Your Specialty – Choose the Workshop(s) that best describes your practice

JUL
16
Thu. 7/16
NEW!

Severe sepsis mortality reaches beyond ICUs and emergency departments (EDs). Based on statewide hospital data, over 6,000 patients with severe sepsis died in New Jersey hospitals in 2013. The mission of the collaborative and this program is to spread evidence-based sepsis interventions beyond ICUs and EDs to medical-surgical patient populations. This program will focus on severe sepsis interventions designed to address early recognition and rapid treatment of illness.

JUL
22
Wed. 7/22
Wed. 9/9

2015 Webinar Workshop Series for Physician Office Practices
Workshop 3: OB-GYN / Pediatrics / Urology
Participants will gain an understanding of the code format and structure of ICD-10 and complete the workshop with the ability to successfully assign diagnosis codes using ICD-10

ICD-10 Coding for Your Specialty – Choose the Workshop(s) that best describes your practice

JUL
29
Wed. 7/29
Wed. 9/16

2015 Webinar Workshop Series for Physician Office Practices
Workshop 4: Internal Medicine / Family Practice
Participants will gain an understanding of the code format and structure of ICD-10 and complete the workshop with the ability to successfully assign diagnosis codes using ICD-10

ICD-10 Coding for Your Specialty – Choose the Workshop(s) that best describes your practice

JUL
30
Thu. 7/30

4 Days of Intense ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding: 7/30, 8/4, 8/20, 8/18/2015

AUG
5
Wed. 8/5
Wed. 9/23

2015 Webinar Workshop Series for Physician Office Practices
Workshop 5: General Surgery / Gastro / ENT / Plastic Reconstructive / Colon

Participants will gain an understanding of the code format and structure of ICD-10 and complete the workshop with the ability to successfully assign diagnosis codes using ICD-10

ICD-10 Coding for Your Specialty – Choose the Workshop(s) that best describes your practice

AUG
6
Thu. 8/6

ICD-10 Summit by Association:  A comprehensive 4-day education session of ICD-10 Training: Aug 6 - 7 & 20 - 21 to help you master the ICD-10 Coding System

AUG
11
08/11: Webinar; 8/17 Full Day
NEW!

This 2-part program designed for long term care includes a 1-hour webinar (from your home or office) explaining the basics of ICD-10 followed by a comprehensive full day on-site workshop to be held in Princeton.

AUG
12
Wed. 8/12
Wed. 9/30

2015 Webinar Workshop Series for Physician Office Practices
Workshop 6: Mental Health / Neurology / Neuro Surgery

Participants will gain an understanding of the code format and structure of ICD-10 and complete the workshop with the ability to successfully assign diagnosis codes using ICD-10

ICD-10 Coding for Your Specialty – Choose the Workshop(s) that best describes your practice

SEP
1
NEW!

The CCS Exam Preparation is a two-day refresher course designed to assist you with the challenge of studying for AHIMAs Certified Coding Specialist Examination. 


Each program is designed to improve, refresh, and renew your coding skills.

SEP
11
Fri. 9/11
NEW!

The NJHA Institute for Quality and Patient Safety is marking its 13th year facilitating collaborative efforts to improve quality of care and patient safety throughout New Jersey.  As healthcare leaders continue their efforts in the face of competing priorities, this event is an opportunity for C-suite leaders, hospital trustees, clinicians and patient safety professionals to hear from some of the industry’s leading experts.

SEP
17
Thu. 9/17
NEW!

TeamSTEPPS™ is an evidence-based teamwork system aimed at optimizing patient outcomes by improving communication and teamwork skills among healthcare professionals.

SEP
30
Wed. 9/30

The Omnibus Reconciliation Act of 1993 established the provisions for Qualified Income Trusts, otherwise known as Miller Trusts. This summer, New Jersey’s Department of Human Services, Division of Medical Assistance and Health Services, sought federal approval for individuals in need of long term care to use these trust devices in order to attain Medicaid eligibility for the following living arrangements: nursing facilities; assisted living; home and community-based services. Implementation of Miller Trusts is expected to begin Dec. 1, 2014.

SEP
30
Wed. 9/30

Now in its 11th year, this popular program, developed by NJHA Healthcare Business Solutions, is updated and offered quarterly throughout the year. Each unique program will provide a comprehensive overview of new and revised Medicare rules and regulations. Our expert staff will research, analyze and decipher the coding and billing rules and present them in a straightforward and organized manner cutting to the chase and presenting in simple terms what you really need to know. We will offer effective strategies on who in your hospital needs to be involved in implementing the changes. We will distribute actual transmittal text, sample policies and procedures and other information that will facilitate compliance with the numerous regulations.


Each quarterly program will address new, timely and evolving issues with its own list of agenda topics that are hot-off-the-press.

OCT
26
NEW!

This one-day, fast-paced program offers a quick overview of the changes and revisions that frequently occur within The Joint Commission (TJC) accreditation, as well as those requirements that will impact organizations in the near future. Attendees will stay ahead of the curve by reviewing both new and revised standards, the latest compliance issues, changes to the onsite survey and the National Patient Safety Goals.

NOV
19
NEW!

Patient advocacy in the community and legislative arena is another dimension where the nursing community can promote better care for patients. Nurses have hundreds of patient experiences from which to draw upon to impact public policy. This program will provide examples of how nurses can translate their hands-on experience with patients into steps that will influence policy.

DEC
10

Now in its 11th year, this popular program, developed by NJHA Healthcare Business Solutions, is updated and offered quarterly throughout the year. Each unique program will provide a comprehensive overview of new and revised Medicare rules and regulations. Our expert staff will research, analyze and decipher the coding and billing rules and present them in a straightforward and organized manner cutting to the chase and presenting in simple terms what you really need to know. We will offer effective strategies on who in your hospital needs to be involved in implementing the changes. We will distribute actual transmittal text, sample policies and procedures and other information that will facilitate compliance with the numerous regulations.


Each quarterly program will address new, timely and evolving issues with its own list of agenda topics that are hot-off-the-press.