CME Information

Viewing this page is required prior to receiving CME credit.

Target Audience

This activity has been designed to meet the needs of physicians and all other healthcare professionals who care for and who may be involved in the diagnosis, management, treatment of patients, and documentation for those services.


  • Provides a brief overview of ICD-10
  • Reviews the format and structure of the new ICD-10-CM code set
  • Provides a limited self-guided review of the General and chapter-specific
  • Coding Guidelines for ICD-10-CM and how it correlates to documentation requirements
  • Provides a detailed training about the documentation requirements for
  • ICD-10-CM as it pertains to commonly treated conditions for each specialty
  • Hands-on multicondition documentation reinforcement exercise
  • Brief quiz to re-enforce education covered in the training

Estimated Completion Time

3.0 hours

Method of Participation

To receive a statement of credit, you must:

  • Review the content pertinent to your specialty
  • Successfully complete the post-test (80% or higher)
  • Complete course evaluation form (after post-test)

Your statement of credit will be recorded with AAPC and the University of Utah CME office upon successful completion of the post-test and evaluation form.


The certificate can be printed after successful completion of the post-test. Electronic certificates are the only certificates available.

AMA Credit

The University of Utah School of Medicine designates this enduring material for a maximum of 3.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Bibliographic References

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System Requirements

Course Dates

  • Release Date: April 4, 2014
  • Expiration Date: July 31, 2017


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of The University of Utah School of Medicine and AAPC. The University of Utah School of Medicine is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Faculty Information

Course Director: Rhonda Buckholtz
Contributing Author and Consultant: Dr. Joseph Nichols

Course Fee

Single purchasers: $395


Neither the speaker(s), planner(s), nor anyone in control of content for the enduring material, “ICD-10 Documentation Training for Physicians”, have any financial relationship with commercial products or services discussed in the material.

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