ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding: Theory and Practice, 2017 Edition - E-Book

by Karla R. Lovaasen, RHIA, CCS, CCS-P
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Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Publication Date: July 18, 2016

ISBN: 9780323478045

Binding: Kobo eBook

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‘Learn by doing’ with this comprehensive guide to facility-based coding! ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding: Theory and Practice, 2017 Edition provides an in-depth understanding of inpatient diagnosis and procedure coding. It combines basic coding principles, clear examples, plenty of challenging exercises, and the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Official Guidelines for Coding and Reportingtoensure coding accuracy using the latest codes. From leading medical coding authority and AHIMA-approved ICD-10 Trainer Karla Lovaasen, this expert resource will help you succeed whether you’re learning to code for the first time or making the transition to ICD-10!

  • F 30-day access to TruCode® encoder on the Evolve companion website provides realistic practice with using an encoder.

  • Coding examples and exercises let you apply concepts and practice codingwith ICD-10-CM/PCS codes.

  • UPDATED Illustrations and examples of key diseases help you understand how commonly encountered conditions relate to ICD-10-CM coding.

  • ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting provide fast, easy access instruction on proper application of codes.

  • Coverage of both common and complex procedures prepares you for inpatient procedural coding usingICD-10-PCS.

  • Illustrated, full-color design emphasizes important content such as anatomy and physiology and visually reinforces key concepts.

  • Coverage of medical records provides a context for coding and familiarizes you with documents you will encounter on the job.

  • Coverage of common medications promotes coding accuracy by introducing medication names commonly seen in medical ...