ICD-10 Webinar

New CLI/CLTI Coding Strategies for ICD-10-CM

A Major Step for Tracking Patient Treatments and Outcomes

This accredited webinar will provide 1.0 hour of CME, CECH, CNE, and CE credit.

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A coalition organized by the CLI Global Society announced its proposal to distinctly recognize “Critical Limb Ischemia” and “Chronic Limb-Threatening Ischemia” in the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) was approved by the CDC and went into effect October 1, 2020. Click here to view the press release and “How To” document.

This major step for tracking patient treatments and outcomes, and the collaboration of the CLI Global Society, Society of Vascular Surgery, Society of Interventional Radiology, Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention, and Society of Vascular Medicine will be discussed, and strategies for coding will be reviewed.



Barry T. Katzen, MD, FACR, FACC, FSIR
President and Founding Board Member, CLI Global Society
Miami, FL

Jihad A. Mustapha, MD, FACC, FSCAI
Secretary/Treasurer and Founding Board Member, CLI Global Society
Grand Rapids, MI

Opening Remarks

Robert Lookstein, MD, MHCDL, FSIR, FAHA, FSVM
Board Member, CLI Global Society and Chair, Vascular Societies Coalition
New York, NY

Society for Vascular Surgery (SVS) Introduction

Sean Roddy, MD
Albany, NY

Society for Vascular Medicine (SVM) Introduction

Mitchell Weinberg, MD
New York, NY

Society of Interventional Radiology (SIR) Introduction

Bulent Arslan, MD
Chicago, IL

Society for Cardiac Angiography and Intervention (SCAI) Introduction

Mehdi Shishehbohr, DO, PhD
Cleveland, OH


New CLI/CLTI Coding Strategies for ICD-10-CM
A Major Step for Tracking Patient Treatments and Outcomes

Linda Holtzman, MHA, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, COC
Professional Coding Consultant
CLI Global Society
Marlton, NJ

Adi Renbaum, MBA
Reimbursement and Health Policy Advisor
CLI Global Society
Washington, DC

Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers

Accreditation Statement

Target audience

This activity is designed for Podiatrists, Physicians, Residents, Nurses, and other health professionals.

Learning objectives

  • Identify challenges with CLI in ICD-10 prior CDC recognition
  • Discuss ICD-10 decision making process, criteria for code changes, and role of the Coordination and Maintenance Committee
  • Review proposal development and incorporation of both CLI and CTLI into existing codes
  • Examine changes in Category I70 (atherosclerosis) and the Index
  • Define three-factor diagnosis code assignment and documentation points
  • Discuss HIPAA requirements for EHRs and required coding software

Activity goal

This activity is designed to address the following core and team competencies:

Patient Care, Practice-based Learning, and Quality Improvement.


The provider adheres to accreditation requirements regarding industry support of continuing medical education. Disclosure of the planning committee and faculty’s commercial relationships will be made known at the activity. Speakers are required to openly disclose any limitations of data and/or any discussion of any off-label, experimental, or investigational uses of drugs or devices in their presentations. All provider employees, activity planners, and course directors in control of content have indicated that they have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.

Non-endorsement statement

The provider verifies that sound education principles have been demonstrated in the development of this educational offering as evidenced by the review of its objectives, teaching plan, faculty, and activity evaluation process. The provider does not endorse or support the actual opinions or material content as presented by the speaker(s) and/or sponsoring organization.


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Cine-Med and CLI Global Society. Cine-Med is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Cine-Med designates this live activity for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

This activity provides 1 contact hour for nurses.


This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the standards and requirements for approval of providers of continuing education in podiatric medicine through a joint provider agreement between Cine-Med and CLI Global Society. Cine-Med is approved by the Council on Podiatric Medical Education as a provider of continuing education in podiatric medicine. Cine-Med has approved this activity for a maximum of 1 continuing education contact hour.

All other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for activities designated for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™, consult your professional licensing board.


Participants wishing to claim a Certificate of Credit and complete the online Evaluation should use the following URL https://cine-med.com/certificates/cliglobal2020ondemand/. Please check your spam/junk folder if an email hasn’t been received within 2-3 business days.

Commercial Support

This activity is being provided independent of industry support.


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