Dig a Little Deeper Into the 2020 ICD-10-CM Revisions (Part 2)

In our last post, we looked at significant changes to the circulatory disease, skin disease, and congenital malformation ICD-10-CM codes that are poised to take effect on Oct. 1, 2019 in our previous post. But you don’t have to be a seasoned coder to realize that those changes are just the tip of the iceberg. … Continue reading Dig a Little Deeper Into the 2020 ICD-10-CM Revisions (Part 2)

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Dig a Little Deeper Into the 2020 ICD-10-CM Revisions (Part 1)

If circulatory diseases, skin diseases, and congenital malformations take up a lot, or even a little, of your coding time, there are many substantive changes heading your way that you will need to understand prior to ICD-10-CM 2020 taking effect on Oct. 1, 2019. The good news is that you should be able to focus … Continue reading Dig a Little Deeper Into the 2020 ICD-10-CM Revisions (Part 1)

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SNF: Prep for PDPM With This Cerebral Embolism ICD-10-CM Primer

Clean up coding for anterior, middle, and posterior embolism before the new payment model hits. The countdown clock for the Patient-Driven Payment Model (PDPM) is ticking, with Oct. 1, 2019, implementation not far away. Today’s post on cerebral embolism coding continues our blog series on important skilled nursing facility (SNF) diagnoses to help MDS teams … Continue reading SNF: Prep for PDPM With This Cerebral Embolism ICD-10-CM Primer

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Can You Pass This July 4 Coding Quiz?

Join us for a dose of holiday-themed coding humor! Parades. Cookouts. Fireworks. And all-American summertime fun. What could be better than Independence Day? Well, how about a July 4-themed ICD-10-CM coding quiz? Don’t worry — it’s not serious, and you’ll be able to finish in plenty of time to grab that first hot dog off … Continue reading Can You Pass This July 4 Coding Quiz?

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