Trish has more than 30 years of home care experience, and has presented thousands of coding presentations nationwide. Tricia has served as Advising Editor for the Home Health Diagnosis Coding Manual, Technical Reviewer for the Diagnosis Coding Pro Journal, and Technical Editor for the BMSC on-line course libraries. She has written numerous articles, white papers and is a nationally recognized speaker in the home health and hospice industry.
Owner, Selman-Holman & Associates, LLC, and the coding service CoDR – Coding Done Right, Denton, Texas
Selman-Holman is a 30-year veteran of home care as an RN and attorney and is founder of Selman-Holman & Associates, a home care management and consulting company based in Denton, Texas. She is the Chair of the Board of Medical Specialty Coding and Compliance (BMSC) and one of the developers for the HCS-D, HCS-O and HCS-H examinations.
Junior Product Manager, DecisionHealth, Executive Editor of Diagnosis Coding Pro for Home Health Newsletter
Batty has worked for DecisionHealth since 2008 as a graduate fellow, editor and junior product manager. She has covered multiple aspects of home health care for Home Health Line, OASIS-C & Outcomes Solutions and Private Duty Insider, but has spent the majority of her time writing about home health diagnosis coding as the executive editor of Diagnosis Coding Pro for Home Health. She’s worked on many of DecisionHealth’s industry-leading coding products, including the Complete Home Health Coding Manual, the Coding & OASIS Field Guide, the Home Health Coding Companion and Documentation Trainer, and she was the developer of the new Wound Coding & OASIS Field Guide.
Director of Coding and Classification of the American Hospital Association
Leon-Chisen is responsible for leading the AHA Central Office on ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS and Central Office on HCPCS. The AHA Central Office, in cooperation with the National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) and the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), serves as the authoritative source on ICD-9-CM relative to health care payment systems, statistical reporting, and health services research. She represents the AHA as one of the four ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS Cooperating Parties responsible for the development of the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. She is also the editor of AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS and AHA Coding Clinic® for HCPCS, and author of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Coding Handbook. She has over 35 years of experience in the health information management field including consulting, teaching, technical and management experience in hospital medical record departments.
President of Home Health Solutions, LLC
Griffin offers home health consulting on many topics including quality assurance and performance improvement, program development, coding and OASIS review, staff education and plan of care compilation. Griffin has experience as a field nurse, director and executive with home health and hospice agencies.
Hansell has been a physical therapist in the home health setting since October 1998, holding positions of field therapist, rehab manager, and quality/compliance assurance. As owner of Therapy and More, LLC, she assists agencies in achieving therapy documentation and practice excellence in order to better position themselves against auditors. Consulting services further consist of OASIS auditing and coding practice. She has been a member of the American Physical Therapy Association since 1995, where she recently served as the Vice President of the Home Health Section.