ICD-10

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2022 ICD-10-CM (CMS) 2022 Code Descriptions in Tabular Order (ZIP) 2022 Addendum (ZIP) 2022 Code Tables, Tabular and Index (ZIP) On October 1, 2015, the ICD-9 code sets used to report medical diagnoses and inpatient procedures were replaced by ICD-10 code sets. The transition to ICD-10 is required for everyone covered by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability […]

CWTC [Episode 72] Laminectomy Instrumentation, Rehab Admitting Diagnosis, PA Under Multiple Providers

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

CWTC [Episode 71] Dialysis Duration, Excisional Debridement and 7th Character for Comorbids in IRF

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

CWTC [Episode 38] IGC Selection, MCRP in PCS, Infusion vs Hydration

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® […]

Relieving the Pressure Part II: Coding Laminectomies in ICD-10 PCS

CWTC [Episode 17] PCS for Frozen Plasma, Polydactyly PCS, Diabetes with Manifestations in IRF

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Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® In this episode Heather Bryans […]

ICD-10-PCS: Sections and Terminology

ICD-10-PCS: How Much is Too Much?

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Since the vote by Congress to delay ICD-10, many in our industry have been in a sort of confusion and even frustration feeling like the training we’ve done so far has been in vain.  Take note however, NOTHING THAT YOU HAVE DONE WAS DONE IN VAIN!  Think about it this way: what you are doing […]

Webinar “ICD-10-PCS: Sections and Terminology” Thursday, April 17, 2014

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Hospital coders will soon become proficient in ICD-10-PCS, a code set which includes new definitions of some familiar and not-so-familiar terms. In this session Paula Digby will uncover the new terms and how they fit in the new sections for reporting procedures. This session addresses inpatient services. Be sure to note your toughest questions when […]