HCPCS level l and level II codes are both used when you need to provide additional information
regarding the product or service that has been reported. The modifiers supplement the information
provided by a HCPCS code to identify the specific circumstance
ICD-10-CM is divided into 2 main parts: Index to Diseases and Injuries (Neoplasm Table) and Table of
Drugs and Chemicals, and an Index to External Causes.
Mortality (death): data from death certificates.
Morbidity (disease): data from inpatient and outpat
A DISORDER WHICH IS
CHARACTERIZED BY A WIDESPREAD
ACCOMPANIED BY FATIGUE, SLEEP,
MEMORY AND ALSO MOOD SWINGS.
HIPPAs regulations for electronic transactions require providers and third-party
payers, including Medicare administrative contractors, to adhere to the Official
Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. A violation of the coding guidelines is considered
Chapter 1: Coding Overview:
Coder: acquires a working knowledge of coding system, coding conventions and guidelines, gov.
regulations, and third-party payer requirements to ensure that all diagnoses, services, and
procedures are documented correctly for r
Evolution of Technology
October 13, 2016
Computers are important in many areas of life. They allow you to store ample amounts of
information in a quick and easy fashion. Because they tend to work like the human brain, they
are very advantage
October 22, 2016
The US health care system is not administratively controlled by a department or an
agency of the government. Most other developed nations have national health care
programs in which every citizen is entit