Orientation to ICD Diagnosis
Length: 3 hours
For a limited time only, the APA Education Directorate Office of Continuing Education in Psychology is offering this complimentary video on-demand program on the International Classification of Diseases (ICD). This special offer is valid through December 31, 2013.
This program offers an overview of the World Health Organization’s International Classification of Diseases (ICD); an introduction to the ICD-10-CM set of diagnostic codes that will be required for billing and health information in the U.S. on 10/1/2014; and a preview of ICD-11 which is currently under development. The relationship to the DSM is also discussed.
Learning Objective 1
Identify the HIPAA approved code sets for the United States.
Learning Objective 2
Discuss the coding format and how to locate codes in the new ICD-10-CM.
Learning Objective 3
Describe the relevance of the new codes for their health care practices.
Presenter: Carol D. Goodheart, EdD
Dr. Goodheart an independent practitioner in Princeton, New Jersey, specializing in the treatment of individuals, couples, and families coping with physical diseases or disabilities. She was the 2010 president of the American Psychological Association. An author/editor of eight books and many articles and chapters, her latest book is the forthcoming ICD Primer for Psychologists, to be published by APA Books. In addition to her practice, she has served at Rutgers University's Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology in a number of roles, including clinical supervisor and contributing faculty.
- Slides handout
- ICD-10-CM Codes