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Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised

Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised - 2nd edition

Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780835953337

ISBN10: 0835953335

Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised by Laurie Dodson - ISBN 9780835953337
Edition: 2ND 99
Copyright: 1999
Publisher: Prentice Hall, Inc.
Published: 1999
International: No
Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised by Laurie Dodson - ISBN 9780835953337

ISBN13: 9780835953337

ISBN10: 0835953335

Edition: 2ND 99

Other Editions of Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised

Summary

For classes in Medical/Health Information Technology with concentration in ICD-9-CM coding. This book provides a comprehensive overview of the complexities of ICD-9-CM coding for an entry-level understanding of the codes used to record both diagnoses and procedures in the ever-developing field of health care. Would you like a book that provides an entry-level understanding of medical coding?

Features

  • NEW - Chapter 24 includes coding principles for the ambulatory of outpatient setting.
  • NEW - Includes the most up-to-date changes in ICD-9-CM coding.
  • Provides a detailed introduction of basic coding principles, focusing on problem coding areas.
  • The inclusion of medical record forms and coding exercises allows students can gain experience while evaluating their coding. competency.
  • Reviews medical terminology including:
    • Diagnostic, procedural, radiological and clinical laboratory terms.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

  1. Introduction to the Medical Information.
  2. Introduction to ICD-9-CM Coding.
  3. Procedure Codes.
  4. Infectious and Parasitic Disease.
  5. Neoplasms.
  6. Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Disease and Immune Disorders.
  7. Blood and Blood-Forming Organs.
  8. Mental Disorders.
  9. Disease of the Nervous and Sense Organs.
  10. Diseases of the Circulatory System.
  11. Diseases of the Respiratory System.
  12. Diseases of the Digestive System.
  13. Diseases of the Genitourinary System.
  14. Complications of Pregnancy, Childbirth, and the Puerperium.
  15. Certain Conditions Originating in the Perinatal Period.
  16. Congenital Anomalies.
  17. Disease of the Skin and Subcutaneous Tissues.
  18. Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissues.
  19. Symptoms, Signs, and Ill-Defined Conditions.
  20. Injury and Poisoning.
  21. External Causes of Injury and Poisoning.
  22. V-Codes.
  23. Diagnosis-Related Groups.

    Appendix: Coding Specialist Certification Program.

Other Editions of Being a Medical Information Coder - Revised

Being a Medical Information Coder by Laurie S. Dodson and Kay Cox-Stevens - ISBN 9780131126756
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