Aligning Coding for Social Determinants of Health

By Leigh Poland RHIA, CCS


Payor and healthcare providers are placing significant attention towards SDoH to improve healthcare quality and reduce costs.

Join Leigh Poland in this educational session to learn how your facility can improve the quality of healthcare with reduced expenditure by understanding concepts of SDoH and steps that can improve the SDoH capture.

Key Takeaways

  • The current state of SDoH documentation
  • Why SDoH matter to the healthcare professional?
  • How SDoH concepts are used in the risk adjustment model
  • ICD-10-CM codes for SDoH and the current coding guidelines
  • Steps to improve code assignment for SDoH at your facility
Leigh Poland

Leigh Poland RHIA, CCS


Leigh has over 20 years of coding experience and has worked in the coding and education realm over the last 20 years. Her true passion is coding education making sure coders are equipped to do their job accurately and with excellence. Academically, Leigh has graduated from Louisiana Tech University with a Bachelor of Science. Leigh has had the opportunity to present many times in the past at the AHIMA, ACDIS, and AAPC National Conventions. She has been a guest speaker on AHIMA webinars and has written several articles that were published in the AHIMA Journal. Leigh has traveled the US and internationally providing coding education.

Gretchen Manica

Gretchen Manica


Gretchen is on a mission to help Hospitals & Health Systems reduce Revenue Cycle Management and Operations Cost. She is a seasoned Regional Sales Manager with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry.

Duration: 60 Minutes
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