Understanding Medical Coding contains instruction for both inpatient and outpatient coding, and links a connection to the billing/reimbursement/collections process. The book takes the user through all steps necessary to code a claim correctly, link the correct CPT and ICD-9-CM codes for reimbursemen... more
Addresses both outpatient and inpatient coding.
Offers instruction in billing and reimbursement issues, managing the payment cycle
It gives step-by-step instruction for claim submission for various insurance carriers.
HIPAA, Coder Tips and Alerts are very helpful instructional fields.
It guides ... more
A workbook gives practice in coding exercises.
There are three new chapters, HCPCSII, Medicine Chapter and Inpatient Coding.