May 24, 2017
12:00 – 1:00 PM CT
Lauren Kelly, RHIT
Lauren has been in the coding field for 10 years with her focus being on ED coding. You could say she has a passion for emergencies!
She has always loved the diversity that working in the ED coding area brings daily. She started off coding ER accounts, worked her way up to ED coding lead and now is the ED Coding Team Leader at SSM Health for the past 2 years. She has been with SSM Health for a total of 5 years. She codes for all 7 hospitals with the SSM Health STL network and her team consists of 16 ED coders and billing coordinators. The coding staff applies all the facility side charges, including EM, infusions/injections and CPTs.