Permanent Impairment Rating Workshop – March 28-29, 2020 Tampa, FL

Permanent Impairment Rating Workshop – March 28-29, 2020, Tampa, FL
Florida Chiropractic Conferences in conjunction with DOCUWELL offer
An Introduction to the AMA’s “Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment”, 6th Edition & An Overview of ICD-10 Related to Impairment Rating
This two-day (13) thirteen-hour hands-on workshop will provide all of the Florida mandated hours
presented by Dr. Ronald Wellikoff
13 CE hours available:

Record Keeping, Documentation, and Coding – 6
Prevention of Medical Errors – 2
Florida Laws & Rules – 2
Ethics – 2
Risk Management – 1
Topics Covered
Ethics, Impairment vs. Disability, Using Chapters 1 and 2, Combining vs. Adding, Using the Grids, Key vs. Non-Key Factors, Grade Modifiers, The Net Adjustment Formula, New Rules, Pain Related Impairments (PRI), CPT Coding for Impairments, E/M Coding, Documentation, Billing, Reports, Forms, Risk Management, Specific Disorders of the Spine, Upper and Lower Extremities, Headaches and Migraines, Legal Issues, An Introduction to the Conversion from ICD-9 to ICD-10, Understanding the System, How It Works, Alphabetic Index, Tabular List,The A, D, S, Prevention of Medical Errors


Hotel to TBA


7 am – 8 am

Class Times:
8 am – 12 pm
1:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Class Time:
8 am – 1 pm

Registration Fee: $400.00
Course Materials
To do the work required in the AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Sixth Edition, you will need to have either the AMA “Guides” or Dr. Stan Kaplan’s Workbook. Dr. Ron Wellikoff’s workbook covers CPT coding, ICD-9 to ICD-10 Conversions, Documentation, Physical Medicine, Establishing Medical Necessity, Forms, CA Education (Front Desk, Radiology, Terminology, Etc.)
Dr. Ron Wellikoff’s and Dr. Stan Kaplan’s books are available here or at the time of registration. AMA’s “Guides To The Evaluation of Permanent Impairment”, 6th Edition, may be purchased directly from the American Medical Association.

A limited number of each book will be available at the workshop.

Dr. Stan Kaplan’s Workbook: $95.00
Dr. Ron Wellikoff’s Workbook: $100.00
AMA Guides to the Evaluation of Permanent Impairment, Sixth Edition: $194.00 (List Price)

A Portion of the proceeds from these Workshops will be donated to Honor the Memory of Dr. Stan Kaplan.