Higher Education

2011 Coding Workbook for the Physician's Office, 1st Edition

  • Alice Covell
  • ISBN-10: 1111307350  |  ISBN-13: 9781111307356
  • 168 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2011, 2010, 2008
  • © 2012 | Published
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Overview

2011 CODING WORKBOOK FOR THE PHYSICIAN'S OFFICE contains coding exercises that reference sections of the CPT and ICD-9-CM coding manuals as well as exercises require HCPCS Level II codes. Condition and procedure statements in the exercises reflect the current annual editions of the coding manuals. By completing the exercises in this workbook, your students will expand their medical vocabulary, improve their coding skills for the physician's office, and learn to code only what the documentation supports. 2011 CODING WORKBOOK FOR THE PHYSICIAN'S OFFICE also covers The Center for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) guidelines for diagnosis coding and reporting by physicians. This new edition includes an additional chapter called, "Moving from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10. Your students need current CPT, ICD-9-CM, and HCPCS coding manuals to complete the exercises in this workbook.

Features and Benefits

  • Contains coding exercises that reference each section of the CPT and ICD-9-CM coding manuals as well as HPCS Level II codes.
  • Includes updates that are necessary to keep your students current with releases of annually revised coding systems.
  • Includes CMA rules for diagnosis coding and reporting to physicians as well as extensive exercises to help your students develop skills and attain proficiency at using the coding manuals.
  • Intended to support learned knowledge with practice, and can be used with any main textbook.
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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.

What's New

  • Includes worksheets that contain two code blanks, one for ICD-9-CM and the other for the ICD-10-CM code.
  • Contains an additional chapter titled, "Moving from ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM".
  • Fully updated 2011 ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS code sets.
  • AAPC CEU Approved.

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.