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  When outpatient hospitals and physicians switch to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes Oct
MAY 14, 2014
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Using new combination codes for myelography with injection Q: A phys
The 2014 CPT® Manual's Pathology and Laboratory section contains a new mole
  Q: We are receiving denials for many of the new CPT® codes in
In addition to extensive drug testing code changes in the CPT® Manual
Two new codes were added to the Multianalyte Assays with Algorithmic Analysis (MAAA) secti
The Pathology and Laboratory section in the 2014 CPT® Manu
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® codes fo
AUGUST 5, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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CPT® 2016 Professional Edition is the definitive AMA-authored resou
What is the correct CPT® code for tenotomy of multiple tendons in the shoulder thr
OCTOBER 14, 2015
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The January 2014 issue of AMA's CPT® Assistant created confusion ove
Q: We are coding for pain management procedures and have been doing dual coding in ICD-9-CM an
JULY 9, 2014
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CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT® co
MAY 21, 2014
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Join JustCoding at 1 p.m. (Eastern) Wednesday, June 18, for the live 90-minute webcast,
MAY 14, 2014
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MAY 28, 2014
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JUNE 11, 2014
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CMS designates certain procedures as inpatient-only, but identifies them using CPT codes (
MAY 7, 2014
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Some hospitals plan to dual code in both CPT® and ICD-10-PCS so they can co
CPT has granted coders a new code, 58674 (laparoscopy, surgical, ablation of uterine fibroid(s),
FEBRUARY 21, 2017
Codes for heart failure are located in ICD-10-CM category I50. Coders should note the list
Q: I have a question regarding a National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) edit. I report
  While bundling of CPT® codes has made reporting for endovascular
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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Looking for some opportunities to code outside of your specialty? Simply looking to get some addi
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
  Reporting laboratory tests with 2015's new CPT codes Q:
Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual,
  Although the AMA changed hundreds of codes in the 2014 CPT® Manual
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT codes for liver s
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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Many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual Radiology section f
While many of the code changes in the 2014 CPT® Manual surgical sect
Q: I have a question regarding a National Correct Coding Initiative (NCCI) edit. I repo
MARCH 4, 2015
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CMS removed two add-on procedure codes from the inpatient-only list in the 2015 OPPS final
A new CPT® code for arthrodesis, a joint fusion technique to relieve pain,
One of the challenging aspects of coding arthroplasties is determining whether the procedu
AUGUST 20, 2014
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Q: I have a question about reporting drug tests to CMS for CPT® codes th
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the Digestive section to align codes for
Each year, the AMA updates the Vaccines, Toxoids section of the Medicine chapter in the CPT&
JustCoding's Drug Administration Capture and Audit Tool provides multiple critical tools for nur
OCTOBER 23, 2019
  Join us at 1 p.m. Wednesday, December 3, to learn about the important CPT code c
The 2014 CPT® Manual had more changes in the digestive section than any other section,
The 2015 CPT Manual® includes significant changes in the Laboratory secti
Editor’s note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, code
JUNE 25, 2014
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features ICD-9-CM codes for di
JULY 23, 2014
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The 2016 update to the CPT® Manual includes hundreds of
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
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by Megan Batty Assign a code for a patient’s body mass index (BMI) only wh
Q: We use a lot of skin substitutes. Where do we find a list of the new HCPCS code
Q: An auditor recently told us to code two CPT® codes for a breast biopsy with plac
CMS implemented two new CPT® Category III codes originally introduced by th
  Hospitals and physicians will still continue to report CPT® codes f
Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features CPT® c
MARCH 19, 2014
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APRIL 2, 2014
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APRIL 30, 2014
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MAY 28, 2014
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JUNE 11, 2014
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JUNE 25, 2014
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AUGUST 6, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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OCTOBER 1, 2014
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OCTOBER 29, 2014
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APRIL 15, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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MAY 27, 2015
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JUNE 10, 2015
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JUNE 24, 2015
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  The 2015 CPT® Manual includes changes to the
MARCH 4, 2015
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CMS proposed a new HCPCS modifier be appended to every code for a service furnished in a h
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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The AMA updated the guidelines in the 2014 CPT® Manual for therapeut
For the sixth year in a row, CMS and the AMA made no changes to CPT® coding or bil
FEBRUARY 10, 2015
  For the sixth year in a row, CMS and the AMA made no changes to CPT®
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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What is the correct CPT® code for ligation of a femoral vein? A
APRIL 2, 2014
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  What is the correct CPT® code for open treatment of lunate disloc
MARCH 19, 2014
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What is the correct CPT® code for closed treatment of a clavicular fracture
APRIL 30, 2014
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When outpatient hospitals and physicians switch to ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes October 1, 20
Ensure accurate and efficient ICD-10, HCPCS Level II and CPT coding in one fell swoop with the
  Codes for common procedures of the skin, such as excisions, wound closures, and
APRIL 15, 2015
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Q: My question is about the time interval requirement of the CPT® add-on
APRIL 2, 2014
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  No section of the 2014 CPT® Manual included more chan
Take your coding skills to the next level with the latest training solution from HCPro! Co
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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  Take your coding skills to the next level with the latest training solution from
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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DECEMBER 3, 2014
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Is your organization planning to code outpatient procedures using ICD-10-PCS as well as CPT®
MAY 6, 2015
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NCCI guidelines for Part B Billing New coding requirements r
APRIL 2, 2014
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FEBRUARY 11, 2015
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How is your organization using dual coding as a training tool for ICD-10? Code
MAY 27, 2015
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by: Megan Herr Coding for diabetes and associated conditions can be tricky &mdas
The 2015 CPT® Manual includes significant changes in the Labora
APRIL 15, 2015
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Q: We have been reporting skin substitutes with the appropriate procedure codes (either
Interventional radiology is a perpetually challenging area of coding. In this 90-minute we
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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Q: In terms of coding blood transfusions, does the documentation of which intravenous (IV) s
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
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What is the correct CPT® code for reporting a biopsy of a lacrimal sac?
MAY 27, 2015
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JUNE 25, 2014
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JULY 9, 2014
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JULY 16, 2014
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The Cooperating Parties added a 17th section to the Coding/I
JULY 29, 2015
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Which of the following new features would most like to see added to JustCoding Platinum?
JUNE 18, 2014
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Which of the following new features would you most like to see added to JustCoding Platinum?
JUNE 25, 2014
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Without Congressional action earlier this year, U.S. coders would now be using ICD-10-CM codes to
OCTOBER 8, 2014
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CMS issued a revision of the October 2015 I/OCE update that included changes for HCPCS code Q51
I'm looking for acceptable ICD-10 codes for terminal diagnoses for hospice. Is there a li
Q: We're wondering about how to use CPT® code 73225 (magnetic resonance
AUGUST 20, 2014
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On average, how many hours do you spend each week on non-coding tasks, such as querying, training
MARCH 18, 2015
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On average, how many hours do you spend each week on non-coding tasks, such as querying, training
MARCH 11, 2015
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Q&A Long-term care ICD-10 coding specifics
OCTOBER 1, 2014
Q: Is it appropriate to bill CPT® code 76942 (ultrasonic guidance for ne
Q: Is CPT code 96416 (chemotherapy administration, IV infusion; initiation of prolonged c
For 2015, CMS identified 219 HCPCS/CPT codes as good candidates for comprehensive APCs (C-
JULY 29, 2015
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MARCH 4, 2015
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FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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Editor's note: This is second part in a series covering changes to coding for neurologi
MAY 27, 2015
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Cardiovascular disease coding in ICD-10-CM will function very similarly to the way it does in ICD
MARCH 26, 2014
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Q:  Should a blood tranfusion received at an outpatient clinic be coded on the
Orthopedic coding, for both CPT procedure and diagnosis codes, remains challenging due to
JUNE 24, 2015
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Adding modifiers to CPT® codes can bypass NCCI edits for Medicare payments,
JUNE 25, 2014
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DECEMBER 2, 2015
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Adding modifiers to CPT® codes can bypass NCCI edits for Medicare payments,
Q: A patient is admitted with a high white blood count, tachycardia, tachypnea, and chi
APRIL 23, 2014
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AUGUST 27, 2014
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Editor’s note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, code
JULY 9, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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Those who are interested in using ICD-10-PCS for outpatient hospital coding may question w
Q: Would it be appropriate to report CPT® code 75984 (change of percutan
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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In the rush to complete ICD-10 coding education, documentation improvement, and system updates, H
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Q. When using the newly covered non-face-to-face prolonged service codes (99358, 99359), can you
Q: I read that CPT® code 20680 (removal of implant; deep, e.g., buried w
MAY 28, 2014
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Become a pro at assigning, verifying, and auditing E/M codes The
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
Patients eligible for chronic care management services (CPT code 99490) are generally chronically
Outpatient procedures will still be coded using CPT®/HCPCS—the HIPAA-
Q: Should modifiers for laterality be used for CPT® code 31624 (bronchos
JUNE 24, 2015
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The Coding/OutpatientCodeEdit/OCEQtrReleaseSpecs.html
FEBRUARY 18, 2015
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In the physician office setting, coders are likely familiar with the concept of coding for
Q: When coding excision of a breast mass with needle localization using stereotactic gu
MARCH 19, 2014
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by Megan Batty Code only the breast neoplasm, such as C50.512 (malignant neoplasm
Correct coding is important to physician practices. The ICD-10-CM diagnoses and the CPT procedure
Is it likely CMS will make any adjustments to the list of acceptable primary diagnosis co
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has updated the lists of HCPCS codes that
CMS changed the status indicator for CPT code 99497 (advance care planning including the explanat
Q: I have been told to use the general surgery CPT® codes in the 20000 series for r
APRIL 30, 2014
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Q: Our charge description master (CDM) manager wants to remove the code for denileukin
Vascular dementia is caused by impaired blood flow to the brain, which damages the brain's
Q: When I started as a CDI specialist, I learned that when a complication code, such as 99
Coding for sepsis requires a strong knowledge of ICD-9-CM coding guidelines, as well as complete
DECEMBER 17, 2014
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by Megan Herr When coding for diabetes with an associated manifestation, check f
The changes to fracture coding in ICD-10-CM have received plenty of attention since coders first
OCTOBER 22, 2014
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Coronary artery disease (CAD) develops when the arteries that supply the blood to the heart muscl
FEBRUARY 25, 2015
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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How would we code a trip and fall over a cat in ICD-10? You wou
Editor’s note: This week’s Inside story is from the “Coding corner” colum
by: Megan Batty A total of 473 code changes will take effect on Oct. 1, includin
by Megan Herr Coders will now be able to assign six R-codes for  dysphagia
A new blood test that predicts the onset of Alzheimer's disease and mild dementia could lead to m
MARCH 14, 2014
Coronary artery disease (CAD) develops when the arteries that supply the blood to the heart muscl
CMS’ grace period for reporting families of ICD-10-CM codes is coming to a close. Physician
SEPTEMBER 6, 2016
These codes play no part in supply reporting or payment. An agency reports supplies; it does not
Q: Is it correct to append modifier -52 (reduced services) to a procedure code when the
FEBRUARY 4, 2015
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Q: I have been told by our billers that infusion codes reported in the ED along with an
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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The Joint Commission seeks public comment on a set of six draft patient blood management performa
MARCH 24, 2015
Hypertension is the medical term for high blood pressure. Blood pressure is the force of blood ag
Q: In ICD-9-CM, sprains and strains fall under the same codes. Will that also be the ca
JUNE 17, 2015
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After a five-year code freeze, the ICD-10 classification system will be back on a regular cycle f
The 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS code updates, including a complete list of code titles, are av
You’ll soon have 71 new codes to capture varying severities of non-pressure chronic ulcers
Q: When I started as a coder, I learned that the complication code, such as from ICD-9-
JUNE 3, 2015
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  Q: I have been told by our billers that infusion codes reported in the ED
JULY 15, 2015
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Q: Are we still required to report value code FD (credit received from the manufacturer for
We all know that ICD-10 codes will require more complete documentation. We’ve been t
1. a 2. c 3. b 4. a, b, c, e 5. blood supply (or blood flow)
ICD-10-CM includes 68,000 codes and ICD-10-PCS features 71,924 code choices. Scary numbers, right
by Megan Batty Starting Oct. 1, coding guidelines will no longer allow for a con
SEPTEMBER 17, 2014
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Coding guidelines direct to code all documented conditions that exist at the time of the visit an
By John Palmer The Joint Commission has released a list of its 2018 Ambul
JANUARY 11, 2018
 There are approximately 363 new codes, 142 deletions, and more than 250 code revisions in t
Q: Do you have any tips for coding fractures in ICD-10-CM? We’re a little worried
AUGUST 26, 2015
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These Occupational Health and Safety Forms provide you with all of the updates for your OSHA Health and Safety Compliance Manual.
DECEMBER 17, 2008
By Megan Batty It’s not necessary to assign additional codes for s
  Do you have questions about physician practice coding, reimbursement, safety,
Phase III ERA EFT: CORE 360 Uniform Use of Claim Adjustment Reason Codes (CARC) and Remittance
I am searching for clear, legitimate, documented guidance regarding coding for a verbal o
Code the patient’s injury — such as a frac-ture, a laceration or a burn — and
 by Megan Batty Code a psychiatric condition if a patient’s been diag
by Megan Herr Industry experts believe the use of outsourced coding will grow as
MARCH 18, 2015
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Periodically, the whole concept of adopting plain language codes for emergency response plan acti
JULY 7, 2016
The following is a deep dive into ICD-10 Return to Provider (RTP) codes, written by Renee
JANUARY 10, 2020
  The term “fetal distress” can be very misleading when coding for pre
MARCH 4, 2015
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OCTOBER 8, 2014
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Continue to code a pressure ulcer treated with a skin graft as a pressure ulcer that’s unst
In 2006, a blood transfusion error at one of Vidant Health's facilities led to a patient r
JUNE 11, 2014
Hospitals are being fined unfairly when their patients develop blood clots, even when they can sh
AUGUST 4, 2015
Editor's note: This is second part in a series covering changes to coding for gastroint
AUGUST 5, 2015
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Editor's note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, coders nee
OCTOBER 29, 2014
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AUGUST 26, 2015
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Q: We are having trouble determining how to assign a code for a pressure ulcer that begins
Q&A: Long-term care ICD-10 coding specifics Editor's
NOVEMBER 1, 2014
To accurately interpret and code physician documentation, the HIM department should employ
JUNE 4, 2014
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For the first time since ICD-10 coding implementation in October 2015, the application of it in S
NOVEMBER 8, 2019
The Late Show with David Letterman popularized the “top 10” list, casting ever
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Coders can breathe easy, because the codes for reporting diseases of the respiratory system (J00-
MARCH 19, 2014
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ICD-10 implementation and coding present plenty of challenges, especially when it comes to ICD-10
SEPTEMBER 24, 2014
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  The number of codes in ICD-10-CM can be overwhelming. ICD-9-CM contains just 32
APRIL 2, 2014
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If a code is incorrectly assigned or a claim is rejected, HIM and
NOVEMBER 20, 2013
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In 2014, CMS added skin substitutes to the list of packaged drugs and biologicals, dividin
A few days after JustCoding conducted
SEPTEMBER 16, 2015
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Though they can’t be seen, there are hun-dreds of tiny organisms living in blood and other
Many facilities worry about the affect the new code set will have
Tis the season! Do you have a favorite ACDIS book on your holiday wish list? Through December 31,
MARCH 5, 2014
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In an effort to prevent medical identity theft, new Medicare cards will not list the Social Secur
Editor’s note: With the increased specificity required for ICD-10-CM coding, code
AUGUST 20, 2014
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  ICD-10-CM updates pregnancy codes to
JUNE 10, 2015
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ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS are currently under a code freeze as the industry prepares for ICD-10
Q&A: Long-term care ICD-10 coding specifics Editor's
JANUARY 1, 2015
MAY 14, 2014
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AUGUST 20, 2014
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  The latest Alzheimer's blood test is promising; as it appears to accurately
NOVEMBER 21, 2014
Officials at the Utah hospital where a nurse was arrested in July for refusing to draw blood fro
SEPTEMBER 6, 2017
  The musculoskeletal system saw the largest increase in the number of new codes i
MAY 21, 2014
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  This article is part two in a series on coding common dermatology conditions
MAY 28, 2014
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Q: Can you tell me whether there is a resource that lists documents and required retentio
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  SNF diagnosis coding and payment
  473 changes: Cracking the code
OCTOBER 19, 2018
ECRI Institute has released its annual top 10 list of technology-related issues that hospital and
MAY 1, 2018
ECRI Institute has released its annual top 10 list of technology-related issues that hospital an
JUNE 1, 2018
NIOSH has released an updated list of patient-care drugs that are hazardous to the healthcare wor
SEPTEMBER 11, 2014
Recently, ECRI unveiled its list of the Top 10 Healthcare Technology Hazards. And strangely enoug
NOVEMBER 19, 2013
Q: Will CMS be adding any new drugs or biologicals to its pass-through list in i
CMS releases October 2015 quarterly update of HCPCS drug/biological code changes
CMS revises ICD-10 codes CMS officially finalized the first majo
ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-CM/PCS are currently under a code freeze as the industry prepares for ICD-10
MAY 6, 2015
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Coding ultrasound procedures in coding-sample-policies-and-form
JULY 22, 2015
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Angina occurs when the heart doesn't get enough blood due to narrow or blocked coronary arteries.
 1. Fill in the chart of normal recommended blood sugar levels with the missing numbers:
  ICD-10 Compliance: Converting to a new diagnosis coding system
  ICD-10 Compliance: Converting to a new diagnosis coding system
  How SNF diagnosis coding differs from other healthcare settings
AUGUST 28, 2015
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
  Ongoing auditing for valid ICD-10 codes
DECEMBER 18, 2015
  Confused? G-Coding in a SNF: Functional Therapy
OCTOBER 21, 2016
  International Classification of Diseases (ICD)-10 Code Updates
DECEMBER 14, 2016
  Part B Therapy Billing: Functional reporting and G-codes webcast
OCTOBER 13, 2017
  Are you up to speed on the new evaluation and reevaluation codes?
FEBRUARY 9, 2018
  ICD-10 FY2019 procedure codes and other CMS updates
  What should your policy for coding compliance and ethics include?
  New Medicare cards: What's that square code?
  HCPCS codes used for SNF consolidated billing updated
  Are you billing Occurrence Code 22 correctly?
OCTOBER 12, 2018
  New HCPCS code, Q5110, effective October 1, 2018
SEPTEMBER 28, 2018
  Hospitals have long struggled under complicated guidelines for coding injection
JANUARY 7, 2015
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NOVEMBER 20, 2008
JustCoding News: Inpatient will be off next week for the July 4 holiday, but we'll be back
JUNE 24, 2015
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APRIL 15, 2015
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A coding manager must be an effective team leader, efficiently balancing multiple responsi
AUGUST 20, 2014
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Aftercare, or Z codes, should not be used for conditions found in Chapter 19 of the ICD
Aftercare, or Z codes, should not be used for conditions found in Chapter 19 of the ICD-10-CM
SEPTEMBER 8, 2015
Powered by HCPro’s coding experts, Coding Membership gives your staff full access to our in
I am coming across a few scenarios that have been tricky to code regarding spinal fusions
The organizations responsible for the official ICD-10 coding gu
AUGUST 12, 2015
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Updates of MS-DRGs to the list subject to IPPS replaced devices offered without cost or
Many years ago I worked in a lab that often received dry ice in boxes with our blood product deli
AUGUST 11, 2016
A new study from the HHS Office of Inspector General (OIG) shows that some of the patient lists h
Alarm hazards, data integrity, and patient violence top the ECRI Institute’s list of top 10
APRIL 7, 2015
  A coding manager must be an effective team leader, efficiently balancing multipl
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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Documentation example in coding-sample-policies-and-form
MARCH 4, 2015
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JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHIA, CCS,
JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
JustCoding.com is looking for coders, coding managers, and HIM directors to participate in
  JustCoding.com is looking for coders, coding managers, and HIM directors to part
All of your coding education in one place! Powered by HCPro’s coding experts, Codin
It may sound like a broken record, but The Joint Commission’s list of most-cited standards
MARCH 31, 2015
Sample operative reports in coding-sample-policies-and-form
JUNE 11, 2014
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Have you started dual coding for ICD-9 and ICD-10? Two facilities shared their experiences during
  Crossword puzzle in coding-sample-policies-and
SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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SEPTEMBER 3, 2014
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JustCoding’s Clinical Conditions Encyclopedia is the perfect reso
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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Complete Online Resource and Educ
DECEMBER 17, 2014
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Over-identifying sepsis and failing to code sepsis when it is present are just two of the proble
ICD-10-CM training quiz in coding-sample-policies-and-fo
MARCH 18, 2015
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ICD-10-CM case study in coding-sample-policies-and-forms
MAY 27, 2015
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ICD-10-CM training tool in coding-sample-policies-and-fo
JUNE 10, 2015
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JustCoding’s Emergency Department Coding, by Nena Scott, MSEd, RHI
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) has released new "G" codes that
JustCoding’s E/M Essentials Toolkit is the essential resource for every ph
  Combing patient records for additional diagnosis codes reaps massive returns for Medicare Adv
SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
  CMS final rule makes changes to how physicians are paid, delays E/M coding reform
NOVEMBER 2, 2018
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MARCH 27, 2015
Starting Oct. 1, you’ll be able to select a specific ICD-10-CM code when a patient is in re
To report an unspecified code or to query, that is the question. And like so many coding question
Coding Clinic's Fourth Quarter 2013 issue focuses considerable attention on ICD-10-
There will be no issue of JustCoding News: Outpatient published the week of October 15. The next
OCTOBER 1, 2014
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JustCoding News: Outpatient will not publish next week. JustCoding News: Inpatient will publish a
MARCH 25, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features ICD-9-CM codes for poisoning
JULY 29, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features ICD-9-CM codes for other dis
AUGUST 12, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which focuses on ICD-10-CM codes for
OCTOBER 7, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features ICD-10-CM codes for diseases
OCTOBER 14, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which focuses on ICD-10-CM codes for malign
OCTOBER 21, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which focuses on ICD-10-CM codes for disord
NOVEMBER 4, 2015
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ICD-10-CM simplifies coding for sepsis provided the physician completely and accurately documents
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which focuses on ICD-10-CM codes for spondy
NOVEMBER 18, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which focuses on ICD-10-CM codes for dise
DECEMBER 2, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features ICD-10-CM codes for intest
NOVEMBER 25, 2015
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Test your knowledge with this week’s free quiz, which features ICD-10-CM codes for benign
DECEMBER 9, 2015
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The new AHA Coding Clinic for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS cleared up some confusion regarding
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Myth 1: ICD-10 includes too many codes  
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Taxonomy codes play a very important role in medical billing and credentialing for providers or
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CMS approved a new specialty designation code that will help the agency distinguish between diffe
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by: Megan Batty Home health coders could have 435 ICD-10-CM code changes to deal
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The section of codes that expanded most in ICD-10-CM involves orthopedic injuries, especially fra
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Pennsylvania healthcare facilities use a wide variety of emergency codes, according to the M
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for hepatic sclerosis? A) K74.0 B) K74.1
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for osteonecrosis due to previous trauma of the left radius?
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What is the correct ICD-9-CM code for a cracked tooth?   A) 5
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for hypogalactia?   a. O92
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS code for a right shoulder tendon Excision using an open approach?
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What is the correct ICD-10-PCS code for Transfusion of autologous bone marrow into a peripheral
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for hepatoblastoma?   A) C22.0
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for Briquet’s disorder? A) F45.0 B
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for sodoku?   a. A25.0
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for donovanosis? A) A51.1 B) A55
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What is the correct ICD-10-CM code for an aneurysm of the iliac artery? a. I72.0
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About 40% of coders code six to 10 charts in an average day, while about 30% of coders code abou
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CMS has offered some clarity on what it considers to be a “family of codes” in ICD-10
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By Sharme Brodie, RN, CCDS The American Hospital Association wrapped up its Coding Cli
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