Key Features

  • UNIQUE! Full-color Netter's Anatomy artwork provides a reference to complex anatomic information.
  • At-a-glance code listings highlight all new, revised, and deleted codes for 2012.
  • Convenient spiral binding provides easy access in practice settings.
  • UNIQUE! Color-coded Table of Drugs similar to the ICD-9-CM drug table makes it easier to find specific drug information.
  • Distinctive symbols identify new, revised, reinstated, and deleted codes.
  • Drug code annotations help you quickly and easily identify brand name drugs as well as drugs that appear on the National Drug Class (NDC) directory and other Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs.
  • Updated Internet Only Manual (IOM) provides essential information on carrier-specific and Medicare-specific regulations to ensure coding accuracy.
  • American Dental Association (ADA) Current Dental Terminology code sets offer access to all dental codes in one place.
  • Ambulatory Surgery Center (ASC) payment and status indicators show which codes are payable in the Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System.
  • Coding Clinics drawn from the American Hospital Association HCPCS citations provide sources for information about specific codes and their usage.
  • Age/Sex edits identify codes for use only with patients of a specific age or sex.
  • Durable medical equipment, prosthetics, orthotics, and supplies (DMEPOS) indicators clearly identify supplies to report to durable medical third-party payers.
  • Quantity features

Table of Contents

Guide to Using the 2012 HCPCS Level II Codes

Symbols and Conventions

2012 HCPCS Updates

Netter Anatomy Plates

2012 HCPCS: Level II National Codes

HCPCS 2012 Index

2012 Table of Drugs

Introduction

CMS Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS)

Appendix A: IOM (Internet Only Manual)

Appendix B: 2012 Hospital Outpatient Prospective Payment System Edits

Appendix C: 2012 Physician/Provider Payment Edits

Appendix D: Chapter 1, National Correct Coding Initiative Policy Manual

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9781455754373
Electronic ISBN:
9781455727452

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