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Coding for Pediatrics 2018
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This completely updated edition complements standard coding-manuals with proven documentation and billing solutions. It includes all changes in Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) codes, complete with expert guidance for their application. The book's many clinical vignettes and examples provide added guidance needed to ensure accuracy and payment.New in this edition:New chapters on Telemedicine, Common Surgical Procedures and Sedation, and Common Testing and Therapeutic Services.Discussion of new codes for primary care management of behavioral health conditions.Division of anesthesia and surgery coding from testing and therapeutic services for easier reference.Discussion of options for reporting chronic care management services by physician or qualified health care professionals in 2018.New codes for common chest and abdominal radiologic services, pulmonary services updates to vaccines.New codes for several unique care management services including: physician-performed chronic care, psychiatric collaborative care, and behavioral health integration care.


Table of Contents:Chapter 1 New and Revised CPT (R) Codes for 2018Chapter 2 Diagnosis Coding: ICD-10-CMChapter 3 Modifiers and Coding EditsChapter 4 Evaluation and Management: Documentation and Coding Guidelines, Telemedicine, and PATH GuidelinesChapter 5 Time-Based ReportingChapter 6 Preventive ServicesChapter 7 Evaluation and Management Services in the Office, Outpatient, Home, or Nursing Facility SettingChapter 8 Managing Chronic and Complex ConditionsChapter 9 Pre-birth Counseling and Care of the NewbornChapter 10 Noncritical Hospital Evaluation and Management ServicesChapter 11 Emergency Department ServicesChapter 12 Critical and Intensive CareChapter 13 TelemedicineChapter 14 Allied Health and Clinical Staff ServicesChapter 15 Common Surgical Procedures and SedationChapter 16 Common Testing and Therapeutic ServicesChapter 17 Coding to Demonstrate Quality and ValueChapter 18 Preventing Fraud and Abuse: Compliance, Audits, and PaybacksChapter 19 The Business of Medicine: Working With Current and Emerging Payment SystemsChapter 20 Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for American Academy of Professional CodersAppendixes - Your Coding Toolkit


ISBN-13: 9781610021029
Publisher: Eurospan (American Academy of Pediatrics)
Publication date: October, 2017
Pages: 478
Weight: 571g
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Subcategories: Paediatrics and Neonatal


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