AHIMA World Congress Philippines Chapter Meeting and Training - Evening Session (same as Morning Session)

Training: 2018 ICD-10-CM/PCS Guideline and Code Updates
  • Venue

    Ortigas Foundation Library, Ortigas Building, Ortigas Avenue, Pasig City

  • Date and Time

    8 September, 2017 | 5:30 pm ‒ 9:00 p.m.

  • Credits

    3 CEUs for three
    hours of training

Philippines Chapter Meeting and Training (3 CEUs)

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2018 ICD-10-CM/PCS Guideline and Code Updates

  • Learn about the numerous guideline and code updates to both the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS code sets at this informative session conducted by an AHIMA trainer. A comprehensive review of all major guideline and code updates will be covered, as well as case studies to illustrate these changes. Attendees will be able to apply what they’ve learned by assigning codes to case scenarios.


  • Melanie Endicott

Melanie Endicott


MBA/HCM, RHIA, CHDA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA,AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer, Senior Director | HIM Practice Excellence, CDI/EHR Melanie Endicott, MBA/HCM, RHIA, CDIP, CCS, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is senior director of HIM Practice Excellence for AHIMA. In her role she provides professional practice expertise to AHIMA members, the media and outside organizations on coding and clinical documentation improvement (CDI) practice issues. She authors material for and supports AHIMA online ICD-10 coding education platforms. She also serves as faculty for the AHIMA ICD-10-CM/PCS Academies, CDIP Exam Preps, and CDI Academies. In addition, Ms. Endicott is a technical advisor for the Association on ICD-10-CM/PCS, ICD-9-CM, CPT coding and CDI publications.

Ms. Endicott received her bachelor of arts in health information management from Carroll College in Helena, MT and her master’s of business administration and health care management from the University of Phoenix. Prior to joining AHIMA in 2004, Ms. Endicott served as the program director and lead instructor of Spokane Community College, where she still teaches in an adjunct capacity. Prior to her faculty position, she was a health information analyst at a large acute care hospital where she did both inpatient and outpatient coding. Over the past 17 years, she has been a frequent presenter on coding, CDI and HIM-related issues both locally and nationally. She has also been an educator in the health information management programs at the University of Cincinnati, Stephens College, and Loma Linda University.