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3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd Edition

  • Michelle A. Green Alfred State College, Alfred, New York
  • ISBN-10: 1111540586  |  ISBN-13: 9781111540586
  • 936 Pages
  • Previous Editions: 2010, 2007
  • © 2012 | Published
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Overview

3-2-1 Code It! 3rd Editioncombines ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS Level II coding concepts into one convenient package that offers a level of detail suitable for beginning and more experienced codersalike. This text includes the latest code sets, conventions, and guidelines,new content about health reform, Medicare’s contracting reform, diagnosis-related groups (DRGs), and more. 3-2-1 Code It! 3rd Edition also containsinformation about career opportunities for coders, the importance of joining professional organizations and obtaining credentials, the impact of working with other coding professionals, and how to develop opportunities for career advancement. When students are ready to earn a coding credential, this text will help them prepare and practice for a professional career.

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Features and Benefits

  • Comprehensive inpatient and outpatient ICD-9-CM information.
  • Side-by-side ICD-9 and ICD-10 coding.
  • Examples provided for each coding concept to clarify application.
  • Notes and Tips throughout highlight important information.
  • Tables organize coding conventions into an easy to read, ’at-a-glance’ format.
  • Chapter Reviews and Coding Practice exercises test knowledge and critical thinking.
  • Internet Links encourage expansion of field knowledge.
  • Quick Notes pull-out sheets provide quick coding reference.
  • StudyWare™ features additional chapter quizzes, games, and 45 coding cases with multimedia.
  • Includes 59-day trial of EncoderPro.com—Expert from Ingenix.

Table of Contents

Part I: CODING OVERVIEW.
1. Overview of Coding.
Part II: ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM, AND ICD-10-PCS CODING SYSTEMS.
2. Introduction to ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding.
3. ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding Convention.
4. ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding Guidelines.
5. ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS Hospital Inpatient Coding.
6. ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM Outpatient Coding.
Part III: HEALTH CARE PROCEDURE CODING SYSTEM (HCPCS).
7. HCPCS Level II National Coding.
Part IV: CURRENT PROCEDURAL TERMINOLOGY (CPT) CODING SYSTEM.
8. Introduction to CPT Coding.
9. CPT Evaluation and Management.
10. CPT Anesthesia
11. CPT Surgery I.
12. CPT Surgery II.
13. CPT Surgery III.
14. CPT Surgery IV.
15. CPT Surgery V.
16. CPT Radiology.
17. CPT Pathology and Laboratory.
18. CPT Medicine.
Part V: INSURANCE AND REIMBURSEMENT OVERVIEW.
19. Insurance and Reimbursement.
Appendix I: E/M CodeBuilde.
Appendix II: ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting.
Appendix III: Coding Practice Using www.EncoderPro.com.
Bibliography.
Glossary.
Index.
Inpatient ICD-9-CM Coding Quick Notes.
Outpatient ICD-9-CM Coding.

What's New

  • Fully updated to latest ICD-9-CM, CPT, and HCPCS code sets, conventions, and guidelines.
  • ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS content to facilitate the coming transition.
  • Coverage of Computer-assisted coding (CAC).
  • Expanded, illustrated content on E&M coding.

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Instructor Supplements

3-2-1 Code It!: 2012 Update (Book Only)  (ISBN-10: 1133594670 | ISBN-13: 9781133594673)

3,, 2,, 1 CODE IT! 2012 UPDATE 3rd Edition combines ICD-9-CM,, CPT,, and HCPCS Level II coding concepts into one convenient package that offers a level of detail suitable for beginning and more experienced coders alike. This text includes the latest code sets,, conventions,, guidelines,, new content about health reform,, Medicare’’s contracting reform,, diagnosis-related groups ((DRGs)),, and more. 3,, 2,, 1 CODE IT! 2012 UPDATE 3rd Edition also contains information about career opportunities for coders,, the importance of joining professional organizations and obtaining credentials,, the impact of working with other coding professionals,, and how to develop opportunities for career advancement. When students are ready to earn a coding credential,, this text will help them prepare and practice for a professional career.

List Price = $114.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $85.50

Medical Insurance and Coding CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540756 | ISBN-13: 9781111540753)

In addition to interactive teaching and learning tools, CourseMate includes an interactive eBook. Students can take notes, highlight, search and interact with embedded media specific to their book. Use it as a supplement to the printed text, or as a substitute—the choice is your students’ with CourseMate.

Instructor Manual for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It! 2012 Update  (ISBN-10: 1133594697 | ISBN-13: 9781133594697)

WebTutor™ Advantage on WebCT®, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540624 | ISBN-13: 9781111540623)

Designed to complement the book, WebTUTOR™ Advantage is a content-rich, web-based teaching and learning aid that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts. Online quizzes offer automatic grading and electronic tracking for instructors, and feedback for students to reinforce learning."

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Premium Website 1/yr Instant Access Code for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540705 | ISBN-13: 9781111540708)

Premium Website for 3-2-1 Code It will include StudyWare™ chapter quizzes and games, as well as coding cases with multimedia. Will also include coding updates and additional chapter content as warranted.

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Instructor Resources for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540616 | ISBN-13: 9781111540616)

With Delmar, Cengage Learning’s Instructor Resources to Accompany 3-2-1 Code It!, preparing for class and evaluating students has never been easier! As an instructor, you will find this CD-ROM offers invaluable assistance by giving you access to all of your resources – anywhere and at any time.

Instructor’s Manual for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540608 | ISBN-13: 9781111540609)

The instructor’s Manual is fully updated to the latest code sets and includes full answer keys to core and workbook exercises. The Instructor’s Manual features ICD-10 codes side-by-side with ICD-9 codes for Chapters 2-6 to ease the transition. Also includes teaching tips additional chapter exams, key objectives, and sample syllabi.

WebTutor Advantage on Blackboard, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540632 | ISBN-13: 9781111540630)

Designed to complement the book, WebTUTOR™ Advantage is a content-rich, web-based teaching and learning aid that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts. Online quizzes offer automatic grading and electronic tracking for instructors, and feedback for students to reinforce learning."

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WebTutor™ Advantage on Angel® Printed Access Card for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540667 | ISBN-13: 9781111540661)

Designed to complement the book, WebTUTOR™ Advantage is a content-rich, web-based teaching and learning aid that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts. Online quizzes offer automatic grading and electronic tracking for instructors, and feedback for students to reinforce learning."

Workbook for Greens’ 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540594 | ISBN-13: 9781111540593)

The student workbook challenges learners with application-based assignments designed to put coding knowledge to the test.

List Price = $88.95  | CengageBrain Price = $88.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $65.75

Student Supplements

3-2-1 Code It!: 2012 Update (Book Only)  (ISBN-10: 1133594670 | ISBN-13: 9781133594673)

3,, 2,, 1 CODE IT! 2012 UPDATE 3rd Edition is your comprehensive learning resource for coding,, combining ICD-9-CM,, CPT,, and HCPCS Level II coding concepts into one convenient package for beginning and more experienced coders alike. This resource includes information about career opportunities for coders,, stresses the importance of joining professional organizations and obtaining credentials,, and explains how to develop opportunities for career advancement. When you are ready to earn a coding credential,, 3,, 2,, 1 CODE IT! 2012 UPDATE 3rd Edition will help you prepare and practice for your professional career.

List Price = $114.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $85.50

Medical Insurance and Coding CourseMate with eBook Instant Access Code for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540756 | ISBN-13: 9781111540753)

In addition to interactive teaching and learning tools, CourseMate includes an interactive eBook. Students can take notes, highlight, search and interact with embedded media specific to their book. Use it as a supplement to the printed text, or as a substitute—the choice is your students’ with CourseMate.

List Price = $145.95  | CengageBrain Price = $145.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $145.95

WebTutor™ Advantage on WebCT®, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540624 | ISBN-13: 9781111540623)

Designed to complement the book, WebTUTOR™ Advantage is a content-rich, web-based teaching and learning aid that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts. Online quizzes offer automatic grading and electronic tracking for instructors, and feedback for students to reinforce learning."

List Price = $41.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $33.50

Premium Website 1/yr Instant Access Code for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540705 | ISBN-13: 9781111540708)

Premium Website for 3-2-1 Code It will include StudyWare™ chapter quizzes and games, as well as coding cases with multimedia. Will also include coding updates and additional chapter content as warranted.

List Price = $69.95  | CengageBrain Price = $69.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $69.95

WebTutor Advantage on Blackboard, 1 term (6 months) Printed Access Card for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540632 | ISBN-13: 9781111540630)

Designed to complement the book, WebTUTOR™ Advantage is a content-rich, web-based teaching and learning aid that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts. Online quizzes offer automatic grading and electronic tracking for instructors, and feedback for students to reinforce learning."

List Price = $39.95  | CengageBrain Price = $39.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.75

WebTutor™ Advantage on Angel® Printed Access Card for Green’s 3-2-1 Code It!, 3rd  (ISBN-10: 1111540667 | ISBN-13: 9781111540661)

Designed to complement the book, WebTUTOR™ Advantage is a content-rich, web-based teaching and learning aid that reinforces and clarifies complex concepts. Online quizzes offer automatic grading and electronic tracking for instructors, and feedback for students to reinforce learning."

List Price = $39.95  | CengageBrain Price = $39.95  | College Bookstore Wholesale Price = $29.75

Workbook for Greens’ 3-2-1 Code It!  (ISBN-10: 1111540594 | ISBN-13: 9781111540593)

Start sharpening your coding expertise by assigning codes to statements and case studies; finish by taking one of the mock credentialing exams.

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Michelle A. Green

Michelle A. Green is a SUNY Distinguished Teaching Professor in the Physical and Life Sciences Department of the College of Technology at Alfred State College. An active member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC) and American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), Ms. Green has been recognized for both teaching and for her significant contributions to the Health Information Management profession. She has earned numerous awards, including the State University of New York Chancellor’s Award for Excellence in Teaching, Alfred State College’s Alumni Association Teacher of the Year, Who’s Who Among America’s Teachers, and the FORE Triumph Educator Award from the AHIMA. Ms. Green is a Registered Health Information Administrator (RHIA), a Fellow of the American Health Information Management Association (FAHIMA), and a Certified Procedural Coder (CPC). She earned a BS from Daemen College and an MPS degree from Alfred University. Ms. Green has authored ESSENTIALS OF HEALTH INFORMATION MANAGEMENT in addition to this book.