Key Features

  • Hands-on application activities and case studies help you master coding concepts and apply them in real-world scenarios.
  • Matching exercises, multiple-choice questions, coding questions, and case scenarios with MS-DRG assignments reinforce key content from the text.
  • ICD-10-CM/PCS codes are included for all coding exercises and examples, in preparation for the October 2014 implementation of ICD-10.
  • Evolve companion website for the ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding text offers convenient online access to updates, partial answer keys, and coding guidelines.

Table of Contents

  1. The Rationale for and History of Coding
  2. The Health Record as the Foundation of Coding
  3. ICD-10-CM Format and Conventions
  4. Basic Steps of Coding
  5. General Coding Guidelines for Diagnosis
  6. General Coding Guidelines for Medical and Surgical Procedures
  7. General Coding Guidelines for Other Medical- and Surgical-Related Procedures and Ancillary Procedures
  8. Symptoms, Signs, and Abnormal Clinical and Laboratory Findings Not Elsewhere Classified, and Z Codes (ICD-10-CM Chapters 18 and 21, Codes R00-R99, Z00-Z99)
  9. Certain Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (ICD-10-CM Chapter 1, Codes A00-B99)
  10. Neoplasms (ICD-10-CM Chapter 2, Codes C00-D49)
  11. Diseases of the Blood and Blood-Forming Organs and Certain Disorders Involving the Immune Mechanism (ICD-10-CM Chapter 3, Codes D50-D89)
  12. Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Diseases (ICD-10-CM Chapter 4, Codes E00-E89)
  13. Mental, Behavioral, and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (ICD-10-CM Chapter 5, Codes F01-F99)
  14. Diseases of the Nervous System, Diseases of the Eye and Adnexa, and Diseases of the Ear and Mastoid Process (ICD-10-CM Chapter 6, Codes G00-G99, Chapter 7, Codes H00-H59, and Chapter 8, Codes H60-H95)
  15. Diseases of the Circulatory System (ICD-10-CM Chapter 9, Codes I00-I99)
  16. Diseases of the Respiratory System (ICD-10-CM Chapter 10, Codes J00-J99)
  17. Diseases of the Digestive System (ICD-10-CM Chapter 11, Codes K00-K95)
  18. Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (ICD-10-CM Chapter 12, Codes L00-L99)
  19. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue (ICD-10-CM Chapter 13, Codes M00-M99)
  20. Diseases of the Genitourinary System (ICD-10-CM Chapter 14, Codes N00-N99)
  21. Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Puerperium (ICD-10-CM Chapter 15, Codes O00-O9A)
  22. Certain Conditions Originating in the Perinatal Period and Congenital Malformations, Def

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
Electronic ISBN:
9780323260152
Electronic ISBN:
9780323339124

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