Coders Dictionary 2016

  • CONTRIBUTOR: Optum360
  • ISBN-13: 9781601517876 
  • Grade(s): 9 | 10 | 11 | 12
  • Paperback 
  • 1st Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2015, 2014, 2013
  • ©2016     Published
  • Prices are valid only in the respective region

Overview

About The Product

Unlike other medical dictionaries, the 2016 Coders’ Dictionary helps you understand medical terminology from a coder’s perspective. This unique dictionary was developed to meet the specific needs of medical coders, admitting clerks, billers, and adjudicators. CPT® is a registered trademark of the American Medical Association.

Features

  • Get essential clinical terms with code assignments. With easy-to-understand explanations, plus CPT®, HCPCS, and ICD code assignments.
  • More than 1,200 new terms added for ICD-10. The ICD-10 icon marks key new ICD-10 terms, such as root operations and body part keys.
  • In total, includes more than 9,500 alphabetic entries and 250 illustrations for terminology key to code selection so you can find definitions for medical nomenclature, eponyms, new technology, and acronyms.
  • Clear, concise definitions for clinical, coding, billing, and reimbursement terms. No need to use multiple print or electronic references to access medical definitions.
  • Illustrations. Detailed illustrations accompany medical terminology to enhance understanding of the definition.
  • New and updated terms for ICD-10, CPT®, and HCPCS code sets, plus terms for CMS programs and regulations (ACOs, PQRS, EHR/prescribing), and including many new lab and path terms that appear in 2015 CPT® code set.

About the Contributor

CONTRIBUTOR
  • Optum360