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Understanding Hospital Coding and Billing: A Worktext 3rd Edition

Marsha S. Diamond, CPC, CPC-H

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Overview

Packed with real-world applications, UNDERSTANDING HOSPITAL CODING AND BILLING: A WORKTEXT, 3e offers a comprehensive guide to both hospital billing and coding that helps students learn to create results with greater specificity, and accuracy. Enabling instructors to easily adapt to the postponement of ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS, the new edition provides instruction on the current ICD-9-CM concepts as well as prepares students for ICD-10. With its application approach to learning, the worktext provides practice exercises, case studies and opportunities for students to practice coding by abstracting codes from realistic patient records. Features more than 30 case studies with patient record activities for practicing completing the UB-04 billing form.

Marsha S. Diamond, CPC, CPC-H, Central Florida College, Orlando, Florida

Marsha Diamond is the Program Director/Instructor of Coding and Health Information at Central Florida College in Orlando, Florida. Ms. Diamond is a Certified Medical Coder (CPC), a Certified Medical Coder-Hospital (CPC-H), and a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS).
  • Comprehensive coverage includes professional organizations and certifications.
  • A free 59-day trial of Ingenix's EncoderPro Expert with ICD-10 codes and GEMs is included.
  • The Instructor Companion Website includes PowerPoint™ presentations, test bank and an instructor manual featuring answers to textbook exercises with coding rationales, as well as sample lesson plans, syllabi and competency mapping to HIT and coding outcomes.
  • The text's organization gives instructors the flexibility to teach hospital coding/billing to students with various backgrounds--coding, billing, inpatient hospital coding, outpatient hospital coding, inpatient hospital billing, outpatient hospital billing or any combination thereof. Section I's coverage of basic coding and billing concepts can serve as a review for students with prior coursework or an introduction for students with no prior coding/billing knowledge. Section II covers inpatient and Section III covers outpatient coding and billing.
  • The text is packed with real-life scenarios similar to what students will experience in the hospital environment.
  • Features more than 30 case studies with patient record activities for practicing completing the UB-04 billing form with both inpatient and outpatient records.
  • Practice exercises throughout allow students to immediately test their understanding of chapter concepts.
  • The text's unique outline format provides room for students to write notes and answers.

Understanding Hospital Coding and Billing: A Worktext

TABLE OF CONTENTS

SECTION I.
1. The Flow of the Hospital Organization.
2. Hospital Coding Overview.
3. Hospital Billing Overview.
4. UB-04 Overview.
SECTION II: INPATIENT CODING AND BILLING.
5. Inpatient Coding.
6. Inpatient Billing.
7. Outpatient Coding.
8. Outpatient Billing.
Appendix I: Revenue Codes.
Appendix II: UB-04 Claim Form Completion.
Appendix III: Inpatient Case Scenarios.
Appendix IV: Outpatient Case Scenarios.