Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS A Worktext Spiral bound Version

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS  A Worktext  Spiral bound Version
Author: Mary Jo Bowie
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 624
Release: 2015-01-10
ISBN: 1305446410
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS A Worktext Spiral bound Version Book Excerpt:

Completely updated to the 2016 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines and packed with practical applications, Bowie’s UNDERSTANDING ICD-10-CM AND ICD-10-PCS: A WORKTEXT, 3E delivers a comprehensive presentation of the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS diagnostic and procedural coding system. Extremely hands-on, this unique workbook offers detailed coverage that engages readers. Numerous learning tools thoroughly review and reinforce understanding of the materials presented in each chapter. Readers can immediately begin putting what they learn into real-world practice through numerous timely exercises, meaningful coding assignments, and case studies. Vivid color illustrations emphasize how knowledge of anatomy and disease processes can positively impact coding accuracy. This edition provides the ideal resource to assist today’s practicing professionals and healthcare organizations smoothly transition from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS Update A Worktext Spiral bound Version

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS Update  A Worktext  Spiral bound Version
Author: Mary Jo Bowie
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 768
Release: 2017-07-26
ISBN: 133766944X
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS Update A Worktext Spiral bound Version Book Excerpt:

Completely updated to the 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines and packed with practical applications, Bowie’s UNDERSTANDING ICD-10-CM AND ICD-10-PCS Update: A Worktext, 3E delivers a comprehensive presentation of the ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS diagnostic and procedural coding system. Extremely hands-on, this unique workbook offers detailed coverage that engages readers. Numerous learning tools thoroughly review and reinforce understanding of the materials presented in each chapter. Readers can immediately begin putting what they learn into real-world practice through numerous timely exercises, meaningful coding assignments, and case studies. Vivid color illustrations emphasize how knowledge of anatomy and disease processes can positively impact coding accuracy. This edition provides the ideal resource to assist today’s practicing professionals and healthcare organizations smoothly transition from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS. This updated printing of the third edition includes new 2017 ICD-10 codes. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Kinn s The Medical Assistant E Book

Kinn s The Medical Assistant   E Book
Author: Brigitte Niedzwiecki,Julie Pepper,P. Ann Weaver
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1311
Release: 2019-09-24
ISBN: 0323655734
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kinn s The Medical Assistant E Book Book Excerpt:

More than any other product on the market, the most successful Medical Assistants begin their careers with Kinn. Trusted for more than 60 years, Kinn's The Medical Assistant: An Applied Learning Approach, 14th Edition, teaches you real-world administrative and clinical skills essential for a career in the modern medical office – always with a focus on application through unfolding case scenarios, critical thinking questions, and interactive exercises. The reorganized 14th edition includes expanded content on medical office accounts, collections, banking, and practice management as well as a new chapter reviewing medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, and pathology. With an easy-to-read format and a full continuum of separately sold adaptive learning solutions, real-world simulations, EHR documentation experience, and HESI remediation and assessment — you’ll learn the leading skills to prepare for certification and a successful career in the dynamic and growing Medical Assisting profession! Comprehensive coverage of all administrative and clinical procedures prepares you for a wide array of Medical Assisting jobs. Nearly 185 step-by-step illustrated procedures with rationales break down how to perform critical skills for practice. Applied approach to learning helps you use what you’ve learned in a real-world setting, including case scenarios and critical thinking exercises. Thorough EHR coverage with access to hands-on activities incorporates use of SimChart® for the Medical Office, software designed to ensure that you are practice-ready (sold separately). Key vocabulary terms and definitions are presented at the beginning of each chapter and highlighted in text discussions. Summary of Learning Objectives serves as a checkpoint and study tool. Patient education and legal and ethical features help relate content to practical use.

ICD 10 CM Complete Code Set 2022

ICD 10 CM Complete Code Set 2022
Author: AAPC
Publsiher: AAPC
Total Pages: 1392
Release: 2021-09-01
ISBN: 1646312139
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

ICD 10 CM Complete Code Set 2022 Book Excerpt:

Official 2022 ICD-10-CM Expert Code Book Do you ever struggle with the level of ICD-10-CM code specificity required for successful claim submissions? The struggle ends here. The ICD-10-CM Expert 2022 will not only get you up to speed with 2022 updates but will also help you check your coding for medical necessity. Color coding and illustrations make the material easy to navigate, digest and remember. Developed for students and professionals alike, the ICD-10-CM Expert 2022 is designed for coders by coders. It is custom-tailored as an easy, essential reference for use in the office, medical facilities, classrooms, and for exams. Key Features and Benefits: Complete 2022 ICD-10-CM code set with new codes, new text, revised codes, and revised text 2022 ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting with expanded Quick View Flow Charts for quick and accurate information AAPC exclusive! Monthly email coding updates to keep you informed and keep your claims on track Symbols indicating “additional character required” to ensure valid coding Age and gender icons showing which codes have patient-based restrictions Symbols for unacceptable principal diagnosis, code exempt from diagnosis present on admission requirement, complication or comorbidity, CC/MCC exclusion, questionable admission, and HAC alert Code first indicators, plus “code also” and “use additional code” notes Manifestation code alerts to properly assign codes representing manifestations of an underlying disease Extension symbols to identify encounter, recovery stage, or laterality Highlighted codes to recognize conditions related to MACRA quality measures HCC and RxHCC symbols to alert you to HCC and RxHCC diagnoses Full-color anatomical illustrations of anatomy and conditions throughout the Tabular List to help you to understand how to assign specific codes Colored vertical lines throughout the Alphabetic Indexto easily recognize subterms and codes to cross reference Preprinted adhesive tabs for quick, easy reference to frequently used sections and codes Spiral binding allows book to lay flat for easy coding and scanning Free CEU with Purchase: With every purchase of a 2022 AAPC code book, you can register for a free code book training worth 1 CEU. Each training course will provide an overview of the code book including the history of the coding system, a tour of each book, and tips for success! Training courses only available for ICD-10-PCS, ICD-10-CM, HCPCS Level II, and 2022 AMA CPT® code book

ICD 10 CM Complete Code Set 2023

ICD 10 CM Complete Code Set 2023
Author: AAPC
Publsiher: AAPC
Total Pages: 1392
Release: 2023-09-01
ISBN: 1646315839
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

ICD 10 CM Complete Code Set 2023 Book Excerpt:

2023 ICD-10-CM Expert ESSENTIAL! For 2023 codes and guidelines, AAPC's ICD-10-CM Expert 2023 is a must-have resource for physician-based and facility-based clinical coders and coding students. Find codes faster, improve your productivity, and make the right coding decisions at the right time. The unique design and special features of the ICD-10-CM Expert 2023 code book will help you identify proper code sequence, code to the highest level of specificity, and ensure your code selection accurately reflects documented medical necessity. Key Features and Benefits Complete 2023 ICD-10-CM code set with code descriptors for new and revised codes Summary of 2023 ICD-10-CM code changes 2023 Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting with quick view flow charts to help students and professional coders meet compliance requirements “Eye” symbols alert clinical coders that a specific code has a guideline reference Anatomy and physiology descriptions before Tabular List chapters provide information pertaining to specific body anatomy and diseases Special color coding throughout to highlight instructional notes, bilateral and unilateral indicators, and other features Symbols and highlights for Medicare code edits to highlight age, sex, manifestation, other specified and unspecified codes Indicators alert medical billers to MACRA codes required for MIPS quality and cost measures reporting Extension “X” symbol to alert coders to the ICD-10-CM placeholder “x” convention Appendix with Z codes for long-term use of drugs Symbol for Z codes used as the first-listed diagnosis Expanded online updates and tips to help you improve accuracy and efficiency Highlighted vertical lines orient the eye to the correct indentation throughout the Index to Diseases and Injuries Full-color anatomical illustrations at the front of the book and throughout the Tabular List Adhesive tabs save you time by eliminating the search for your high-trafficked codes Spiral binding allows your book to lay flat when open Free CEU with Purchase: With every purchase of a 2023 AAPC code book, you can register for a free code book training worth 1 CEU. Each training course will provide an overview of the code book including the history of the coding system, a tour of each book, and tips for success! Training courses only available for ICD-10-PCS, ICD-10-CM, HCPCS Level II, and 2023 AMA CPT® code books. Registration for the 2023 code book training will open in January 2023. Note: eBooks CANNOT be used on any AAPC certification exams.

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS A Worktext 2020

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS  A Worktext   2020
Author: Mary Jo Bowie
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 768
Release: 2020-01-01
ISBN: 0357445910
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS A Worktext 2020 Book Excerpt:

Master the latest 2020 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines and new 2020 ICD-10 codes with Bowie’s UNDERSTANDING ICD-10-CM AND ICD-10-PCS: A WORKTEXT, 2020 EDITION. This unique, hands-on workbook is updated every year to provide the latest comprehensive coverage of today's ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS diagnostic and procedural coding system. This edition's detail, yet easy-to-follow approach is packed with proven learning features and helpful tools to reinforce understanding. You immediately apply what you've learned with numerous professionally focused exercises, actual coding assignments and real case studies. Vivid color illustrations and the latest digital links to medical research websites demonstrate how a thorough knowledge of anatomy and disease processes can increase coding accuracy. Use this trusted resource to prepare for various certification exams as well as diagnostic and procedural coding success in today’s medical environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Today s Medical Assistant E Book

Today s Medical Assistant   E Book
Author: Kathy Bonewit-West,Sue Hunt,Edith Applegate
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1336
Release: 2015-09-11
ISBN: 0323311520
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Today s Medical Assistant E Book Book Excerpt:

Launch your career in medical assisting with Today's Medical Assistant, Clinical & Administrative Procedures, 3rd Edition! Bringing together the clinical know-how of Kathy Bonewit-West, the administrative expertise of Sue Hunt, and the anatomy and physiology knowledge of Edith Applegate, this hands-on guide uses easy-to-follow language and detailed visuals to walk readers through all of the medical knowledge, procedures, and skills needed for success in today's fast-paced medical office. Not only does this new edition incorporate the latest standards and competencies throughout all of its content and resources, but it also includes an incredibly wide assortment of engaging learning tools and activities that help readers fully understand and demonstrate those competencies. If you want to be fully prepared for tomorrow’s medical assisting profession, then look no further than Today’s Medical Assistant! Consistent and meticulous coverage throughout the main text, Evolve resources, study guide, and SimChart for the Medical Office provide reliable content and unparalleled accuracy on the responsibilities of the modern medical assistant. The most up-to-date content outfits readers with the latest information and insights on key topics such as: electronic medical records (EMR), HIPAA, and advanced directives documentation, evaluation & management, office and hospital services (billing & coding) emergency preparedness ICD-10 coding medical office technology medical asepsis, OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens Standard; AIDS & Hepatitis, latex glove allergies vital signs pediatrics, immunization information, IM injection (theory), child abuse colonoscopies IV therapy CLIA waived tests Unique learning aids throughout the book include: procedure charting examples outlines, detailed learning objectives, and key terms for each chapter Highlight boxes What Would You Do? What Would You Not Do? boxes Patient Teaching boxes On the Web boxes Putting It All into Practice boxes Memories from Practicum boxes glossary of key terms Arsenal of engaging activities on the Evolve companion site gives users a fun way to practice their medical assisting knowledge. Over 120 procedures give readers clear, illustrated guidance on each step of every procedure. The procedural videos on the Evolve companion site enable users to view the procedures in action. 8th grade reading level makes material approachable and easy to understand for all types of readers. Full-color design makes the book visually stimulating.

ICD 10 CM Diagnostic Coding System Education Planning and Implementation Book Only

ICD 10 CM Diagnostic Coding System  Education  Planning and Implementation  Book Only
Author: Carline Dalgleish
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 784
Release: 2012-03-13
ISBN: 1285402022
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

ICD 10 CM Diagnostic Coding System Education Planning and Implementation Book Only Book Excerpt:

ICD-10-CM DIAGNOSTIC CODING SYSTEM fully prepares current and future medical coders for the transition to the ICD-10-CM coding system that will go into effect on October 1, 2013. This comprehensive guide covers ICD-10-CM diagnostic coding, highlighting changes in terminology, functionality, guidelines, and conventions. Whether you need to understand and review the impact the transition will have on the industry, or if you need to learn to assign ICD-10 codes accurately, ICD-10-CM DIAGNOSTIC CODING SYSTEM will prepare your students for the road ahead. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Kinn s Medical Assisting Fundamentals E Book

Kinn s Medical Assisting Fundamentals   E Book
Author: Brigitte Niedzwiecki
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 1304
Release: 2021-10-21
ISBN: 0323824544
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Kinn s Medical Assisting Fundamentals E Book Book Excerpt:

Master the clinical and administrative competencies you need to succeed as a Medical Assistant! Kinn's Medical Assisting Fundamentals, 2nd Edition covers the administrative and clinical knowledge, skills, and procedures that are essential to patient care. A reader-friendly approach and focus on foundational content — including medical terminology, anatomy and physiology, basic math calculations, and soft skills — provide a solid foundation for the key skills and procedures at the heart of Medical Assisting practice. An applied learning approach organizes content around realistic case scenarios. The 2nd edition adds coverage of intravenous procedures, catheterization, and limited-scope radiography to address competencies approved in many states. This practical text will prepare you to launch a successful Medical Assisting career! Easy-to-understand writing style is appropriate for all levels of learners in all types of Medical Assisting programs. Emphasis on foundational content includes in-depth coverage of anatomy and physiology, medical terminology, basic math calculations, and job readiness to build a strong base of knowledge. Illustrated, step-by-step procedure boxes demonstrate how to perform and document key administrative and clinical skills. Content supports Medical Assisting certification test plans to help you prepare for board examinations. Real-world scenario in each chapter presents a situation for you to follow as you read through the material, helping you understand and apply key concepts as they are presented. Learning features include key terms and definitions, Being Professional boxes, study tips, critical thinking exercises, and review and summary sections, all focusing on developing the soft skills that employers seek when hiring. Chapter learning tools include terms with definitions, study tips, critical thinking boxes, and review and summary sections. Medical Terminology boxes highlight chapter-related medical terms to help you learn word parts, pronunciation, and definitions. Evolve website includes skills videos, chapter quizzes, five practice certification exams, and a portfolio builder. NEW chapters on intravenous procedures and limited-scope radiography provide coverage of expanded Medical Assisting functions approved in many states. NEW! Expanded content addresses behavioral health, catheterization procedures, disease states, medical office organization, expanding MA roles, and more.

Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office E Book

Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office   E Book
Author: Marilyn Fordney
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 680
Release: 2014-08-27
ISBN: 0323226809
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office E Book Book Excerpt:

A complete guide to insurance billing and coding, Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office, 13th Edition covers all the plans that are most commonly encountered in clinics and physicians’ offices. Its emphasis on the role of the medical insurance specialist includes areas such as diagnostic coding, procedural coding, Medicare, HIPAA, and bill collection strategies. Learning to fill in the claim form accurately is made easier by the use of icons for different types of payers, lists of key abbreviations, and numerous practice exercises. This edition provides the latest on hot topics such as ICD-10, healthcare reform, the new CMS-1500 form, and electronic claims. Trusted for more than 30 years, this proven reference from Marilyn Fordney prepares you to succeed as a medical insurance professional in any outpatient setting. Emphasis on the business of running a medical office highlights the importance of the medical insurance specialist in filing clean claims, solving problems, and collecting overdue payments. Key terms and key abbreviations are defined and emphasized, reinforcing your understanding of new concepts and terminology. Detailed tables, boxes, and illustrations call out key points and main ideas. Unique! Color-coded icons clarify information, rules, and regulations for different payers. An Evolve companion website enhances learning with performance checklists, self-assessment quizzes, and the Student Software Challenge featuring cases for different payer types and an interactive CMS-1500 form to fill in. A workbook contains learning tips, practice exercises for key terms and abbreviations, review questions, study outlines, performance objectives, a chapter with practice tests, and critical thinking activities for hands-on experience with real-world cases. Available separately. Updated coverage of key health insurance topics includes HIPAA compliance, the HITECH Act, health reform of 2010, electronic health records, electronic claims, ICD-10, NUCC standards, Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Incentive Program, Meaningful Use, and CPT 2013. Updated ICD-10 coding information prepares you for the October 2014 ICD-10 implementation date. Updated content on claim forms includes block-by-block explanations and examples for the new CMS-1500 Claim Form. Updated guidelines for the filing and submission of electronic claims include sample screenshots and prepare you for the future of the medical office.

Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office

Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office
Author: Marilyn Fordney
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 656
Release: 2013-01-01
ISBN: 1455733253
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office Book Excerpt:

A complete guide to insurance billing and coding, Insurance Handbook for the Medical Office, 13th Edition covers all the plans that are most commonly encountered in clinics and physicians' offices. Its emphasis on the role of the medical insurance specialist includes areas such as diagnostic coding, procedural coding, Medicare, HIPAA, and bill collection strategies. Learning to fill in the claim form accurately is made easier by the use of icons for different types of payers, lists of key abbreviations, and numerous practice exercises. This edition provides the latest on hot topics such as ICD-10, healthcare reform, the new CMS-1500 form, and electronic claims. Trusted for more than 30 years, this proven reference from Marilyn Fordney prepares you to succeed as a medical insurance professional in any outpatient setting. Emphasis on the business of running a medical office highlights the importance of the medical insurance specialist in filing clean claims, solving problems, and collecting overdue payments.Key terms and key abbreviations are defined and emphasized, reinforcing your understanding of new concepts and terminology.Detailed tables, boxes, and illustrations call out key points and main ideas.Unique! Color-coded icons clarify information, rules, and regulations for different payers.An Evolve companion website enhances learning with performance checklists, self-assessment quizzes, and the Student Software Challenge featuring cases for different payer types and an interactive CMS-1500 form to fill in.A workbook contains learning tips, practice exercises for key terms and abbreviations, review questions, study outlines, performance objectives, a chapter with practice tests, and critical thinking activities for hands-on experience with real-world cases. Available separately. Updated coverage of key health insurance topics includes HIPAA compliance, the HITECH Act, health reform of 2010, electronic health records, electronic claims, ICD-10, NUCC standards, Physician Quality Reporting System (PQRS) Incentive Program, Meaningful Use, and CPT 2013.Updated ICD-10 coding information prepares you for the October 2014 ICD-10 implementation date.Updated content on claim forms includes block-by-block explanations and examples for the new CMS-1500 Claim Form.Updated guidelines for the filing and submission of electronic claims include sample screenshots and prepare you for the future of the medical office.

Medical Office Administration E Book

Medical Office Administration E Book
Author: Brenda A. Potter
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 464
Release: 2014-03-27
ISBN: 0323228771
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Medical Office Administration E Book Book Excerpt:

Using a clear, hands-on approach to learning front office skills, Medical Office Administration, 3rd Edition prepares you for a successful career as an administrative medical assistant. You will perform procedures with Medisoft® v18 software, allowing you to practice day-to-day tasks as if you were in an actual office setting. This edition adds NEW coverage of ICD-10 coding and updated content on electronic health records. Written by expert medical administrative educator Brenda Potter, this worktext helps you develop the knowledge and skills you need to think critically and respond confidently to the challenges you’ll encounter on the job. Medisoft software sold separately. Engaging worktext format makes it easier to apply what you’ve learned to the real world, breaking up the content into manageable segments, and providing case studies, critical thinking exercises, role-playing exercises, and collaborative learning activities. Real-world examples apply important concepts to the medical office setting. A conversational writing style makes it easier to read and understand the material. HIPAA Hints ensure that you comply with HIPAA mandates. UNIQUE! The Diverse Community of Patients chapter addresses the important issue of cultural diversity. Procedure boxes offer step-by-step instructions on how to perform specific administrative tasks. Procedure checklists spell out the individual steps required to complete a full range of administrative procedures, and are based on CAAHEP competencies. Learning objectives show the key points that you are expected to learn in each chapter. NEW! Medisoft® v18 software allows you to practice common administrative tasks with real-world office management software. Medisoft sold separately. NEW! Coverage of ICD-10 coding prepares you for the October 2014 transition to ICD-10. UPDATED EHR coverage applies administrative concepts and procedures to their use within the Electronic Health Record. NEW electronic procedure checklists on the Evolve companion website measure how well you have mastered procedures.

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding 2022 Edition E Book

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding  2022 Edition   E Book
Author: Elsevier
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 832
Release: 2021-11-24
ISBN: 0323811353
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding 2022 Edition E Book Book Excerpt:

Theory and practical review questions (located at the end of each chapter) focus on recalling important chapter information and application of codes. A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build your coding skills and remember the material. Learning objective and glossary review questions reinforce your understanding of key chapter concepts and terms 30-day trial to TruCode® Encoder Essentials gives you experience with using an encoder (plus access to additional encoder practice exercises on the Evolve website). UNIQUE! "Real-life" coding reports simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Online activities on Evolve provide extra practice with assignments, including coding reports. More than 450 illustrations help you understand the types of medical conditions and procedures being coded, and include examples taken directly from Elsevier's professional ICD-10 and HCPCS manuals. UNIQUE! Four coding-question variations — covering both single-code questions and multiple-code questions and scenarios — develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills. UNIQUE! Coders’ Index in the back of the book makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes show the official guidelines wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts, and emphasize key information. Valuable tips and advice are offered in features such as From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out, and CMS Rules. Sample EHR screenshots (in Appendix D) show examples similar to the electronic health records you will encounter in the workplace.

Step by Step Medical Coding 2016 Edition E Book

Step by Step Medical Coding  2016 Edition   E Book
Author: Carol J. Buck
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 832
Release: 2015-12-01
ISBN: 032338918X
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Step by Step Medical Coding 2016 Edition E Book Book Excerpt:

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with guidance from the most trusted name in coding education! From bestselling author Carol J. Buck, Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2016 Edition is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding sets. Practice exercises follow each ‘step’ of information to reinforce your understanding of important concepts. In-depth coverage includes reimbursement, ICD-10-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, with an Evolve website that includes 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials. No other text so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials and practice exercises on the Evolve companion website provide additional practice and help you understand how to utilize an encoder product. A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build skills and remember the material. Over 475 illustrations include medical procedures and conditions to help you understand the services being coded. Real-world coding reports (cleared of any confidential information) simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Dual coding includes answers for both ICD-10 and ICD-9 for every exercise, chapter review, and workbook question to help you ease into the full use of ICD-10. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts, and emphasize key information. From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out!, and CMS Rules boxes offer valuable tips and helpful advice for working in today’s medical coding field. Four coding-question variations develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills, including one-code or multiple-code answers. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes allow you to read the official wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. Coders’ Index makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Appendix with sample Electronic Health Record screenshots provides examples similar to the EHRs you will encounter in the workplace. Online practice activities on Evolve include questions such as multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, and coding reports. A workbook corresponds to the textbook and offers review and practice with more than 1,200 theory, practical, and report exercises (odd-numbered answers provided in appendix) to reinforce your understanding of medical coding. Available separately. NEW! Separate HCPCS chapter expands coverage of the HCPCS code set. UPDATED content includes the latest coding information available, promoting accurate coding and success on the job.

Step by Step Medical Coding 2017 Edition E Book

Step by Step Medical Coding  2017 Edition   E Book
Author: Carol J. Buck
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 848
Release: 2016-11-08
ISBN: 0323496393
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Step by Step Medical Coding 2017 Edition E Book Book Excerpt:

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with guidance from the most trusted name in coding education! From Carol J. Buck, the bestselling Step-by-Step Medical Coding is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding sets. Practice exercises follow each ‘step’ of information to reinforce your understanding of important concepts. In-depth coverage includes reimbursement, ICD-10-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, with an Evolve website that includes 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials. No other text so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials (in addition to separate encoder practice exercises on the Evolve companion website) help you understand how to utilize an encoder. A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build skills and remember the material. UNIQUE! Real-world coding reports (cleared of any confidential information) simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Over 500 illustrations include medical conditions and procedures to help you understand the services being coded. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts, and emphasize key information. Valuable tips and advice are offered in features such as From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out, and CMS Rules. UNIQUE! Four coding-question variations develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills, including one-code or multiple-code answers. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes allow you to read the official guidelines wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. UNIQUE! Coders’ Index makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Sample Electronic Health Record screenshots in the appendix provide examples similar to the EHRs you will encounter in the workplace. Online practice activities on Evolve include questions such as multiple choice, matching, fill-in-the-blank, and coding reports. A workbook corresponds to the textbook and offers review and practice with more than 1,200 theory, practical, and report exercises (odd-numbered answers provided in appendix) to reinforce understanding of medical coding. Available separately. Medical Coding Online uses animations, photographs, drawings, narrated slide shows, case-based exercises, pop-up definitions, and professional insights to reinforce coding concepts from the Step-by-Step text. Available separately.

Step by Step Medical Coding 2018 Edition E Book

Step by Step Medical Coding  2018 Edition   E Book
Author: Carol J. Buck
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 800
Release: 2017-11-07
ISBN: 0323567614
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Step by Step Medical Coding 2018 Edition E Book Book Excerpt:

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with guidance from the most trusted name in coding education! From Carol J. Buck, the bestselling Step-by-Step Medical Coding is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding sets. Explanations of coding concepts are followed by practice exercises to reinforce understanding of the material. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-10-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, an Evolve website includes 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials. No other text so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build your skills and remember the material. 30-day trial access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials gives you experience with using an encoder (in addition to separate encoder practice exercises on the Evolve website). Learning Objective Review questions are included at the end of each chapter. UNIQUE! Concrete "real-life" coding reports (cleared of any confidential information) simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Instructor-led assessments on the companion Evolve website provide additional assessment options in classroom settings (answers and rationales provided at the discretion of your instructor). UNIQUE! Four coding-question variations — covering both single-code questions and multiple-code questions and scenarios — develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills. Over 450 total illustrations help you understand the types of medical conditions and procedures being coded, along with examples taken directly from Elsevier's professional ICD-10 and HCPCS manuals. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes show the official guidelines wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. UNIQUE! Coders’ Index in the back of the book makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts and emphasize key information. Valuable tips and advice are offered in features such as From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out, and CMS Rules. Sample electronic health record screenshots (located in Appendix D) show examples similar to the EHRs you will encounter in the workplace. NEW! Updated content includes the latest coding information available, promoting accurate coding and success on the job. NEW! Glossary review questions are included at the end of each chapter.

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding 2019 Edition E Book

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding  2019 Edition E Book
Author: Elsevier
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 800
Release: 2018-11-05
ISBN: 0323582206
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding 2019 Edition E Book Book Excerpt:

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with guidance from the most trusted name in coding education! The bestselling Buck’s Step-by-Step Medical Coding is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding sets. Explanations of coding concepts are followed by practice exercises to reinforce understanding of the material. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-10-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, an Evolve website includes 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials. No other text so thoroughly covers all coding sets in one source! A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build your skills and remember the material. 30-day trial access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials gives you experience with using an encoder (in addition to separate encoder practice exercises on the Evolve website). Learning Objective and glossary review questions are included at the end of each chapter. UNIQUE! Concrete "real-life" coding reports (cleared of any confidential information) simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Instructor-led assessments on the companion Evolve website provide additional assessment options in classroom settings (answers and rationales provided at the discretion of your instructor). UNIQUE! Four coding-question variations — covering both single-code questions and multiple-code questions and scenarios — develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills. Over 450 total illustrations help you understand the types of medical conditions and procedures being coded, along with examples taken directly from Elsevier's professional ICD-10 and HCPCS manuals. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes show the official guidelines wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. UNIQUE! Coders’ Index in the back of the book makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts and emphasize key information. Valuable tips and advice are offered in features such as From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out, and CMS Rules. Sample electronic health record screenshots (located in Appendix D) show examples similar to the EHRs you will encounter in the workplace. NEW! Updated content includes the latest coding information available, promoting accurate coding and success on the job. NEW! Additional exercise questions covering the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting.

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding 2020 Edition E Book

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding  2020 Edition E Book
Author: Elsevier
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 835
Release: 2019-11-28
ISBN: 0323609481
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Buck s Step by Step Medical Coding 2020 Edition E Book Book Excerpt:

Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with guidance from the most trusted name in coding education! The bestselling Buck’s Step-by-Step Medical Coding is a practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all current coding sets. To reinforce your understanding, practice exercises follow the explanations of each coding concept. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-10-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, an Evolve website includes 30-day access to TruCode® Encoder Essentials. No other book so thoroughly covers all coding sets! Theory and practical review questions (located at the end of each chapter) focus on recalling important chapter information and application of codes. A step-by-step approach makes it easier to build your coding skills and remember the material. 30-day trial to TruCode® Encoder Essentials gives you experience with using an encoder (plus access to additional encoder practice exercises on the Evolve website). UNIQUE! "Real-life" coding reports simulate the reports you will encounter as a coder and help you apply coding principles to actual cases. Online activities on Evolve provide extra practice with assignments, including coding reports. More than 450 illustrations help you understand the types of medical conditions and procedures being coded, and include examples taken directly from Elsevier's professional ICD-10 and HCPCS manuals. Learning objective and glossary review questions reinforce your understanding of key chapter concepts and terms UNIQUE! Four coding-question variations — covering both single-code questions and multiple-code questions and scenarios — develop your coding ability and critical thinking skills. UNIQUE! Coders’ Index in the back of the book makes it easy to quickly locate specific codes. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes show the official guidelines wording for inpatient and outpatient coding alongside in-text explanations. Exercises, Quick Checks, and Toolbox features reinforce coding rules and concepts, and emphasize key information. Valuable tips and advice are offered in features such as From the Trenches, Coding Shots, Stop!, Caution!, Check This Out, and CMS Rules. Sample EHR screenshots (in Appendix D) show examples similar to the electronic health records you will encounter in the workplace. NEW! Coding updates include the latest information available, promoting accurate coding and success on the job.

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS A Worktext 2021

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS  A Worktext  2021
Author: Mary Jo Bowie
Publsiher: Cengage Learning
Total Pages: 608
Release: 2021-01-01
ISBN: 035751694X
Category: Business & Economics
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Understanding ICD 10 CM and ICD 10 PCS A Worktext 2021 Book Excerpt:

Become proficient with the latest 2021 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines and new 2021 ICD-10 codes using Bowie’s UNDERSTANDING ICD-10-CM AND ICD-10-PCS: A WORKTEXT, 2021 EDITION. This hands-on worktext is updated annually to ensure the latest coverage of today's ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS diagnostic and procedural coding system. New content presents codes for emerging issues, such as vaping and COVID-19. This edition's easy-to-follow approach reinforces your understanding with proven learning features. You immediately apply what you've learned with professionally focused exercises in this edition, expanded actual coding assignments and real case studies. Vivid color illustrations and digital links to medical research websites demonstrate how a thorough knowledge of anatomy and disease processes can increase coding accuracy. Use this trusted resource to prepare for current certification exams as well as diagnostic and procedural coding success in today’s medical environment. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.

Fordney s Medical Insurance E Book

Fordney   s Medical Insurance   E Book
Author: Linda Smith
Publsiher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Total Pages: 544
Release: 2019-01-18
ISBN: 0323594298
Category: Medical
Language: EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Fordney s Medical Insurance E Book Book Excerpt:

Get a solid foundation in insurance billing and coding! Trusted for more than 30 years, Fordney’s Medical Insurance equips you with the medical insurance skills you need to succeed in any of today’s outpatient settings. The 15th edition has been expanded to include inpatient insurance and billing and ambulatory surgical center billing. Updated coverage emphasizes the role of the medical insurance specialist in areas such as diagnostic coding, procedural coding, Medicare, HIPAA, and bill collection strategies. As with previous editions, all the plans that are most commonly encountered in clinics and physicians’ offices are incorporated into the text, as well as icons for different types of payers, lists of key abbreviations, and numerous practice exercises that accurately guide you through the process of filling out claim forms. In addition, SimChart® for the Medical Office (SCMO) activities on the companion Evolve website give you the opportunity to practice using electronic medical records. UNIQUE! Interactive UB-04 Form filler on Evolve gives you additional practice with inpatient Electronic Health Records. Separate chapter on HIPAA Compliance in Insurance Billing, as well as Compliance Alerts throughout highlights important HIPAA compliance issues to ensure you are compliant with the latest regulations. Separate chapter on documentation in the medical office covers the principles and rationales of medical documentation. Increased focus on electronic filing/claims submission prepares you for the industry-wide transition to electronic claims submission. Emphasis on the business of running a medical office and the importance of the medical insurance specialist prepares you for your role in the workplace. Detailed examples of potential situations throughout text signal you to be attentive to these types of occurrences. Specialized icons throughout text alert you to the connections and special considerations related to specific topics that medical insurance specialists need to be aware of. Procedures clearly outline in step-by-step format detail common responsibilities of the medical insurance specialist. SimChart® for the Medical Office (SCMO) application activities on the companion Evolve website add additional functionality to the insurance module on the SCMO roadmap. Key terms are defined and emphasized throughout the text to reinforce your understanding of new concepts and terminology. NEW! Expanded coverage of inpatient insurance billing, including diagnosis and procedural coding provides you with the foundation and skills needed to work in the physician office, outpatient, and inpatient setting. NEW! Expanded coverage of Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) billing chapter provides you with the foundation and skills needed to work in this outpatient setting. NEW! Updated information on general compliance issues, HIPAA, Affordable Care Act and coding ensures that you have the knowledge needed to enter today's ever-changing and highly regulated healthcare environment.