Workbook for ICD-9-CM Coding: Theory and Practice, 2013/2014 Edition - 1st Edition

Workbook for ICD-9-CM Coding: Theory and Practice, 2013/2014 Edition

1st Edition

Authors: Karla Lovaasen
Imprint: Saunders

Table of Contents

  1. The Rationale for and History of Coding
  2. The Health Record as the Foundation for Coding
  3. ICD-9-CM Format and Conventions
  4. Basic Steps of Coding
  5. General Coding Guidelines for Diagnosis
  6. General Coding Guidelines for Procedures in ICD-9-CM
  7. Introduction to ICD-10-PCS
  8. Symptoms, Signs, and Ill-Defined Conditions, and V Codes (V codes and ICD-9-CM Chapter 16, Codes 780-799, and ICD-10-CM Chapters 18 and 21, Codes R00-99, Z00-Z99)
  9. Infectious and Parasitic Diseases (ICD-9-CM Chapter 1, Codes 001-039, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 1, Codes A00-B99)
  10. Neoplasms (ICD-9-CM Chapter 2, Codes 140-239, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 2, Codes C00-D49)
  11. Diseases of the Blood and Blood-Forming Organs (ICD-9-CM Chapter 4, Codes 280-289, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 3, Codes D50-D89)
  12. Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Diseases, and Immunity Disorders (ICD-9-CM Chapter 3, Codes 240-279, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 4, Codes E00-E89)
  13. Mental, Behavioral, and Neurodevelopmental Disorders (ICD-9-CM Chapter 5, Codes 290-319, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 5, Codes F01-F99)
  14. Diseases of the Nervous System and Sense Organs (ICD-9-CM Chapter 6, Codes 320-389, and 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-9-CM Chapter 7, Codes 390-459, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 9, Codes I00-I99)
  16. Diseases of the Respiratory System (ICD-9-CM Chapter 8, Codes 460-519, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 10, Codes J00-J99)
  17. Diseases of the Digestive System (ICD-9-CM Chapter 9, Codes 520-579, and ICD-10-CM Chapter 11, Codes K00-K95)
  18. Diseases of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (ICD-9-CM Chap

Description

Reinforce your knowledge of ICD-9-CM coding concepts and apply that knowledge to realistic medical records! Corresponding to the chapters in Lovaasen and Schwerdtfeger's ICD-9-CM Coding with ICD-10: Theory and Practice, 2013/2014 Edition, this practical workbook offers engaging, interactive exercises to help you review concepts in the textbook and transfer your knowledge to successful employment in medical coding.

Key Features

  • Both ICD-9-CM codes and ICD-10-CM/ICD-10-PCS codes are shown in all coding exercises and examples (including answer keys, available on a companion Evolve website) to prepare you for the implementation of ICD-10.
  • Hands-on activities and case studies let you apply coding concepts to actual health records and case scenarios.
  • Matching exercises, fill-in-the-blank questions, coding questions, and case scenarios with MS-DRG assignment reinforce key concepts from the textbook.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9780323262736

About the Authors

Karla Lovaasen Author

Affiliations and Expertise

AHIMA-Approved ICD-10-CM Trainer Coding and Consulting Services Abingdon, Maryland