Understanding ICD-9-CM Coding: A Worktext

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Authors : Mary Jo Bowie, MS; Regina M. Schaffer


704 Pages  Spiralbound 

3rd Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2010, 2006

©2012 , Published


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UNDERSTANDING ICD-9 CM CODING: A WORKTEXT, 3rd Edition will help your students gain confidence in ICD-9-CM diagnostic and procedural coding. This text, updated with the 2010 coding changes and ICD-9-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting, is a comprehensive, hands-on worktext. It contains p... more


Presents material in an organized fashion that informs your students of the outline and objectives of the chapter and then presents key terms, with definitions throughout the chapter.

Covers all aspects of ICD-9-CM coding including diagnostic and procedural coding.

Coding Assignments and Case Stud... more

New to this Edition

Fully updated with 2010 coding changes and the ICD-9-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting.

Includes a new chapter on ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS coding systems.

Contains a new section in diagnostic chapters on comparison of ICD-9-CM to ICD-10-CM.

Includes medical abbreviations relating to... more