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2012 Coding Workbook for the Physician's Office, 1st Edition

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  • Alice Covell
  • ISBN-10: 1111641005  |  ISBN-13: 9781111641009
  • 176 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2012, 2011, 2010
  • © 2013 | Published
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Overview

Reflecting the latest practices from the field, 2012 CODING WORKBOOK FOR THE PHYSICIAN'S OFFICE enables your students to expand their medical vocabulary, improve their CPT and ICD-9-CM coding skills, and transition to ICD-10-CM. Coding exercises reference each section of the CPT and ICD-9-CM coding manuals as well as HPCS Level II codes. Extremely thorough, the workbook corresponds to the latest code releases, includes updated certification style questions and provides comprehensive, critical-thinking coding scenarios. It also includes Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines for diagnosis coding and reporting to physicians, along with extensive exercises to help learners develop skills and attain proficiency at using the coding manuals. Annual code updates, accuracy, flexibility and brevity are the signature features that continue to make this book a bestseller. With its unique format, 2012 Coding Workbook scaffolds learned knowledge with practice--making it an excellent supplement to any main textbook.

Features and Benefits

  • Extremely flexible, worksheets can be used two ways: one way for ICD-9-CM and the other for ICD-10-CM.
  • An entire chapter "Moving from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM" is devoted to this important transition.
  • Fully updated 2012 ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS code sets are included.
  • 2012 Coding Workbook for the Physician's Office is AAPC CEU Approved.
  • Coding exercises reference each section of the CPT and ICD-9-CM coding manuals as well as HPCS Level II codes.
  • Thorough updates ensure students are current with annually revised coding systems.
  • CMA rules train students in diagnosis coding and reporting to physicians.
  • The workbook is an excellent complement to any main textbook.
  • A free 59 day trial of EncoderPro Expert.com is included.

Table of Contents

Coding and Medical Insurance Policies.
Conquering Coding.
Coding Ground Rules.
INTRODUCTION TO CURRENT PROCEDURAL TERMINOLOGY (CPT).
Evaluation and Management Services.
Evaluation and Management - I.
Evaluation and Management - II.
Evaluation and Management - III.
Anesthesia Services.
General Surgery Rules.
Integumentary System.
Integumentary System
Musculoskeletal System.
Musculoskeletal System - I.
Musculoskeletal System - II.
Musculoskeletal System - III.
Respiratory System.
Respiratory System.
Cardiovascular System.
Cardiovascular System.
Hemic and Lymphatic - Mediastinum and Diaphragm.
Hemic and Lymphatic - Mediastinum and Diaphragm.
Digestive System.
Digestive System.
Urinary System.
Urinary System.
Male Genital System.
Male Genital System.
Intersex, Female Genital, and Maternity.
Intersex, Female Genital, and Maternity.
Endocrine and Nervous Systems.
Endocrine and Nervous Systems.
Eye and Ocular Adnexa.
Eye and Ocular Adnexa.
Auditory System.
Auditory System.
Radiology.
Radiology - I.
Radiology - II.
Radiology - III.
Pathology and Laboratory.
Pathology and Laboratory - I.
Pathology and Laboratory - II.
Pathology and Laboratory - III.
Medicine.
Medicine - I.
Medicine - II.
Medicine - III.
HCPCS LEVEL II CODES.
Modifiers.
INTRODUCTION TO ICD-9-CM.
Using ICD-9-CM.
Diagnosis Coding - Quick and Dirty.
Reasonableness Testing.
ICD-9-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting.
The Ten Commandments of Diagnosis Coding.
Diagnosis Coding Worksheet Instructions.
Infectious/Parasitic Diseases - I.
Infectious/Parasitic Diseases - II.
Neoplasms - I.
Neoplasms - II.
Endocrine, Nutritional, Metabolic, Immunity Disorders - I.
Endocrine, Nutritional, Metabolic, Immunity Disorders - II.
Blood and Blood-Forming Organs - I.
Blood and Blood-Forming Organs - II.
Mental Disorders - I.
Mental Disorders - II.
Nervous System and Sense Organs - I.
Nervous System and Sense Organs - II.
Circulatory System - I.
Circulatory System - II.
Respiratory System - I.
Respiratory System - II.
Digestive System - I.
Digestive System - II.
Genitourinary System - I.
Genitourinary System - II.
Pregnancy, Childbirth, Puerperium - I.
Pregnancy, Childbirth, Puerperium - II.
Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue - I.
Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue - II.
Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue - I.
Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue - II.
Congenital Anomalies - I.
Congenital Anomalies - II.
Conditions of the Perinatal Period - I.
Conditions of the Perinatal Period - II.
Symptoms, Signs, and Ill-Defined Conditions - I.
Symptoms, Signs, and Ill-Defined Conditions - II.
Injury and Poisoning - I.
Injury and Poisoning - II.
Supplementary Classification - V Codes - I.
Supplementary Classification - V Codes - II.
Supplementary Classification - E Codes - I.
Supplementary Classification - E Codes - II.
PUTTING IT ALL TOGETHER.
EXAM QUESTIONS FOR CPT, CPT AND HCPCS, AND ICD-9-CM.
Exam Questions for CPT.
Exam Questions for CPT and HCPCS.
Exam Questions for ICD-9-CM.

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Alice Covell

Alice Covell, CMA-A (AAMA), RMA, CPC, is a partner with Covell and Harwood Company, a Kalamazoo, Michigan-based consulting firm. She consults with physician practices and healthcare facilities on coding issues, billing compliance, and office management. Ms. Covell is also popular presenter on coding issues at seminars.