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Table of Contents

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Course Syllabus and Student Calendar

Unit 1: Anatomy, Terminology, and Pathophysiology

  1. Integumentary System
  2. Musculoskeletal System
  3. Respiratory System
  4. Cardiovascular System
  5. Female Genital System and Pregnancy
  6. Male Genital System
  7. Urinary System
  8. Digestive System
  9. Mediastinum and Diaphragm
  10. Hemic and Lymphatic System
  11. Endocrine System
  12. Nervous System
  13. Senses
  14. Unit 1 Quiz Answers

Unit 2: Reimbursement Issues

  1. Reimbursement Issues
  2. National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI)
  3. Federal Register
  4. Quality Improvement Organizations (QIO)
  5. Resource-Based Relative Value Scale (RBRVS)
  6. Medicare Fraud and Abuse
  7. Managed Health Care
  8. Reimbursement Terminology
  9. Reimbursement Quiz
  10. Reimbursement Quiz Answers

Unit 3: Overview of CPT, ICD-9-CM, and HCPCS Coding

  1. Introduction to Medical Coding
  2. CPT
  3. HCPCS Coding
  4. An Overview of the ICD-9-CM
  5. Using the ICD-9-CM

Unit 4: Coding Challenge

  1. Examinations
  2. Pre-Examination and Post-Examination
  3. Final Examination

Appendix A: Resources

Appendix B: Medical Terminology

Appendix C: Combining Forms

Appendix D: P

Details

No. of pages:
688
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2013
Published:
Imprint:
Saunders
Print ISBN:
9781455745753
Electronic ISBN:
9781455774913