Workshop Agenda


The Chicago Coding Workshop will be the only workshop with a Friday/Saturday/Sunday format. 

Friday from 4:30 - 7:30 p.m. (snacks will be provided but a full meal will not be served);
Saturday from 8:00 a.m. - 4:45 p.m.
Sunday from 8:00 a.m. - 12:15 p.m.
Course materials will also be avialble at the registration desk an hour before the start of the workshop.

Preparing for the Coding Workshop

While they are not mandatory for participation in the workshop, many attendees find several references helpful. We strongly recommend you bring the following materials:

-CPT 2014 Professional Edition®
-ICD-10-CM 2014®
Note: These products will NOT be available for purchase on-site at the workshop.

Workshop Agenda Coming Soon

Faculty: Kim Pollock, RN, MBA, CPC

A seasoned speaker with KarenZupko & Associates, Inc., Kim brings a lively and engaging style to the coding and reimbursement workshops. The course materials reflect the combined experience of the KZA team over the past 25 years in operations management, billing and coding, managed care, contract analysis, staff development, training, and strategic planning, offering you a comprehensive look at the unique challenges faced in plastic surgery. Kim collaborates with our experienced, board-certified plastic surgeon facilitators to bring you real-life coding and reimbursement scenarios.

A board-certified plastic surgeon facilitator will be on-site to work with the instructor and attendees buring the workshop.

Disclosure Policy

The American Society of Plastic Surgeons (ASPS) requires all instructors, planners, reviewers, managers, and other individuals in a position to control or influence the content of an activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships or affiliations. All identified conflicts of interest must be resolved and the educational content thoroughly vetted by ASPS for fair balance, scientific objectivity, and appropriateness of patient care recommendations. ASPS also requires faculty/authors to disclose when off-label/unapproved uses of product are discussed in a CME activity or included in related materials.