On October 1, 2019, in Documents, by AQ-IQ LLC

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 Act (HIPAA). Please note, the change to ICD-10 does not affect CPT coding for outpatient procedures and physician services. Click […]

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What's Your Poison? Coding for Injury and Poisoning in ICD-10

Don’t Get Burned!-How To Code Burns Properly in ICD-10

Webinar: “Techniques for IRF PAI Coders Only” begins at Noon Eastern (9:00 am Pacific) Thursday, October 27, 2016

On October 24, 2016, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

What you don’t know can be a most significant challenge as you complete the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Patient Assessment Instrument (IRF PAI). This session will prepare coders to meet that and other challenges head on. This session is scheduled for 60 minutes, Thursday, October 27, 2016, beginning at Noon Eastern (9:00 am Pacific). For questions […]

ICD-10-CM: Sepsis

Webinar “Coding Musculoskeletal Conditions with ICD-10-CM” September 3, 2015

On August 9, 2015, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Countless visits to the doctor are logged each day due to issues, illnesses and just pain in the bones, muscles, and/or joints. Are there significant changes ahead when ICD-10-CM goes live? How will the documentation by the physician need to change? And how do we determine the correct code? And which codes need that 7th […]

Webinar “ICD-10-CM: Infections” with Paula Digby on August 13, 2015

On July 18, 2015, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

To appropriately report infections with ICD-10, one needs to have a clear understanding of the nature of infections as well as the knowledge to decipher the clues regarding each. Attend this session to learn more about bacterial vs viral infections, HIV, Pneumonia and more. Be sure to note your toughest questions when you register for […]

Webinar “How to Make ICD-10 Like Y2K for IRFs” July 23, 2015

On July 9, 2015, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Remember Y2K? Everyone who used computers was to be impacted. Countless hours were spent programming, testing, and possibly even crossing fingers. And the Big Event passed without causing mass disruption. Whew! By now we were all expected to be proficient in ICD-10-CM, but the implementation was delayed, much to the chagrin of some and the […]