ICD-10-PCS Coding System: Education, Planning and Implementation

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  • AUTHOR: Carline Dalgleish
  • ISBN-13: 9781439057308 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • 550 Pages  Spiralbound 
  • 1st Edition
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About The Product

ICD-10-PCS CODING SYSTEM fully prepares current and future medical coders for the transition to the ICD-10-PCS coding system that will go into effect on October 1, 2013. This comprehensive guide covers ICD-10-PCS procedure coding, highlighting changes in terminology, functionality, guidelines, and conventions. Whether you need to understand and review the impact the transition will have on the industry, or if you need to learn to assign ICD-10 codes accurately, ICD-10-PCS Coding System will prepare your students for the road ahead.


  • Clear, concise analysis of terminology, structure, conventions, layout, guidelines, and instructional notes for the ICD-10-PCS procedure coding system.
  • Key Terms and Definitions assist students in learning technical vocabulary.
  • Practice Exercises reinforce the presented content.
  • Chapter Summary encapsulates the chapter content so that students can review to make sure they understand all covered concepts.
  • Chapter Review features multiple choice, matching, short answer, and coding practice questions to allow for mastery of covered concepts in a given chapter.
  • Includes guidelines for using the General Equivalency Mappings (GEMs) to transition from the ICD-9-CM volume III to ICD-10-PCS.
  • Instructor support materials include test bank, presentations in PowerPoint™, Instructor's Manual, WebTutor™ course management system, and more.
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About the Contributor

  • Carline Dalgleish

    Carline Dalgleish has been employed in the medical business office management profession since 1970. She began in the Medical Records department of the Army/Air Force Hospital in Nuremberg, Germany and has, over the years, performed accounts receivable and business office management services for physicians, clinics, and hospitals, and Medicare. She has experience in administrative and financial departments, as well as management experience in business office administration, regulatory compliance, information technology, and is a subject matter expert in administrative medical assisting, and medical billing and coding. In addition, she has created the curriculum for and instructed many accounts receivable and accounts payable educational programs, with an emphasis in administrative medical assisting, and medical billing and coding. In the early 90's, Ms. Dalgleish moved full-time into curriculum development, teaching and management of business and allied health education programs, with special emphasis on medical business office administration and management. Ms. Dalgleish holds a Bachelor's degree in Business Information Systems, and a Master's degree in Leadership. She's an AHIMA Approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer, and is a member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the American Association of Healthcare Administrative Management (AAHAM), and owns her own educational consulting firm, AnnGrant Education Services, Inc.

Table of Contents

1. ICD-10 History, Preview & Impacts.
2. HIPAA, ARRA/HITECH, 5010 Transactions & Code Sets.
3. General Equivalency Mapping (GEMS) /MS-DRG Conversion ICD-9 to ICD-10.
4. ICD-10-PCS Introduction.
5. ICD-10-PCS Root Operations in the Medical & Surgical Section.
6. ICD-10-PCS Coding for the Medical & Surgical Section.
7. ICD-10-PCS: Obstetrics Section.
8. ICD-10-PCS: Placement, Measurement and Monitoring Sections.
9. ICD-10-PCS: Extracorporeal Sections.
10. ICD-10-PCS: Osteopathic, Chiropractic and Other Procedures Sections.
11. ICD-10-PCS Nuclear Medicine, Radiation Oncology Sections.
12. ICD-10-PCS Rehabilitation, Mental Health & Substance Abuse Sections.
CMS ICD-10 Fact Sheets.
ICD-10-PCS Guidelines.
ICD-9 to ICD-10 General Equivalency Mapping (GEMS) and Instructions.
ICD-10 ASC X12 Transaction Conversion Maps (4010A to 5010).
Section, Body Part, Approach, and Root Operation Definition Tables from ICD-10-PCS.

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