More New and Used
from Private Sellers
Only two copies
in stock at this price.
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
In Stock Usually Ships in 24 Hours.
Questions About This Book?
Why should I rent this book?
Renting is easy, fast, and cheap! Renting from eCampus.com can save you hundreds of dollars compared to the cost of new or used books each semester. At the end of the semester, simply ship the book back to us with a free UPS shipping label! No need to worry about selling it back.
How do rental returns work?
Returning books is as easy as possible. As your rental due date approaches, we will email you several courtesy reminders. When you are ready to return, you can print a free UPS shipping label from our website at any time. Then, just return the book to your UPS driver or any staffed UPS location. You can even use the same box we shipped it in!
What version or edition is this?
This is the edition with a publication date of 12/4/2009.
What is included with this book?
- The New copy of this book will include any supplemental materials advertised. Please check the title of the book to determine if it should include any CDs, lab manuals, study guides, etc.
- The Used copy of this book is not guaranteed to inclue any supplemental materials. Typically, only the book itself is included.
- The Rental copy of this book is not guaranteed to include any supplemental materials. You may receive a brand new copy, but typically, only the book itself.
Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with comprehensive coverage from the most trusted source in the field! This practical, easy-to-use resource walks you through each step of the medical coding and reimbursement process, providing an in-depth introduction to essential coding concepts followed by practice exercises that reinforce your understanding. The 2010 edition has been expanded and reorganized into four units: Reimbursement; ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM; CPT and HCPCS; and Inpatient Coding. No other text on the market brings together such thorough coverage of all coding systems in one source! Carol J. Buck's proven step-by-step approach guides you through difficult concepts in the most direct, straightforward manner to ensure complete understanding.In-text exercises throughout each chapter reinforce coding rules and concepts and emphasize the book's step-by-step organization.Quick Check features immediately reinforce key concepts and test your retention and understanding.Concrete "real-life" coding examples allow you to apply important coding principles and practices to actual scenarios from the field.Full-color design ensures easy navigation and presents material in a unique, compelling way.Coding Shots provide tips for complicated coding scenarios and advice for entering the job market.Stop! notes offer a brief summary of material just covered to help ensure retention and understanding and provide a transition into the next topic.Caution! notes warn users of common coding mistakes and reinforce the concept of coding as an exact science.Check This Out! boxes offer notes on accessing reference information, primarily via the Internet.Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting boxes present the official guidelines alongside text discussions.Coder's Index makes it easy to instantly locate specific codes. Updated content reflects the latest coding developments so you can practice with the most current information available.New organization provides greater detail on key coding systems and makes it even easier to find the coding information you need.More than 125 new and enhanced illustrations clarify difficult concepts to ensure the most accurate coding.Dual Coding prepares you for the switch from ICD-9 to ICD-10. Beginning in Chapter 7, corresponding codes from each ICD set are presented together for easy reference.Toolbox features provide additional cases for analysis and applying knowledge to specific case elements.Additional From the Trenches quotes provide valuable, up-to-date insights from instructors and professionals in the medical coding field.Practice activities and Coding Guidelines appendices are now available on an expanded Evolve Resources website to ensure fast, easy access and the most up-to-date content.
Table of Contents
|Reimbursement, HIPAA, and Compliance|
|ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM|
|An Overview of ICD-9-CM|
|Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines|
|Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-9-CM Chapters 1-8)|
|Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-9-CM Chapters 9-17)|
|CPT and HCPCS|
|Introduction to the CPT and Level II National Codes (HCPCS)|
|Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services|
|Surgery Guidelines and General Surgery|
|Hemic, Lymphatic, Mediastinum, and Diaphragm|
|Urinary and Male Genital Systems|
|Reproductive, Intersex Surgery, Female Genital System, and Maternity Care and Delivery|
|Endocrine and Nervous Systems|
|Eye, Ocular Adnexa, Auditory, and Operating Microscope|
|Table of Contents provided by Publisher. All Rights Reserved.|