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Step-by-Step Medical Coding 2012 Edition

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with comprehensive coverage from the most trusted source in the field! Step-by-Step Medical Coding 2012 Edition is the practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all of today's coding systems by providing an in-depth introduction to essential coding concepts followed by practice exercises that reinforce your understanding. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-9-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, the 2012 edition offers complete coverage of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding system in preparation for the transition in 2013. No other text on the market so thoroughly prepares you for all coding systems in one source!

Book,

Published: December 2011

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-4382-7

Contents

  • Unit 1: Reimbursement

    1. Reimbursement, HIPAA, and Compliance

    Unit 2: ICD-10-CM

    2. An Overview of the ICD-10-CM

    3. ICD-10-CM Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines

    4. Using ICD-10-CM

    5. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-10-CM Chapters 1-10)

    6. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-10-CM Chapters 11-14)

    7. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-10-CM Chapters 15-21)

    Unit 3: ICD-9-CM

    8. An Overview of the ICD-9-CM

    9. ICD-9-CM Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines

    10. Using ICD-9-CM

    11. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-9-CM Chapters 1-8)

    12. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-9-CM Chapters 9-17)

    Unit 4: CPT and HCPCS

    13. Introduction to the CPT and Level II National Codes (HCPCS)

    14. Modifiers

    15. Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services

    16. Anesthesia

    17. Surgery Guidelines and General Surgery

    18. Integumentary System

    19. Musculoskeletal System

    20. Respiratory System

    21. Cardiovascular System

    22. Hemic, Lymphatic, Mediastinum, and Diaphragm

    23. Digestive System

    24. Urinary and Male Genital Systems

    25. Reproductive, Intersex Surgery, Female Genital System, and Maternity Care and Delivery

    26. Endocrine and Nervous Systems

    27. Eye, Ocular Adnexa, Auditory, and Operating Microscope

    28. Radiology

    29. Pathology/Laboratory

    30. Medicine

    Unit 5: Inpatient Coding

    31. Inpatient Coding

    Appendix A. Resources

    Appendix B. Exercise Answers

    Glossary

    Coder's Index

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