ISBN: 9780323113137
Page Count: 352
Imprint: Mosby
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Adams' Coding and Reimbursement - Elsevier eBook on VitalSource (Retail Access Card), 4th Edition

by Wanda Adams, CPC
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource - Access Card
ISBN: 9780323113137
Page Count: 352
Imprint: Mosby
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Combining the basics of coding, insurance, and reimbursement in one concise text, Adams' Coding and Reimbursement: A Simplified Approach, 4th Edition looks at the big picture of medical billing and coding and shows how it fits into the physician reimbursement system. Clearly organized, full-color chapters guide you through the entire coding and claims process, detailing coding rules and applications, insurance guidelines, and the reimbursement system. Realistic, hands-on practice helps you apply what you've learned. Written by medical insurance, billing, and coding expert Wanda Adams, this edition includes the latest ICD-9-CM and CPT codes, a new chapter on HCPCS coding, and a new chapter preparing you for the 2013 transition to ICD-10-CM.

    • Highlighted examples illustrate concepts in realistic medical office settings to enhance your understanding.
    • Coding exercises teach you how to correctly code using the ICD-9-CM and CPT-4 manuals.
    • Test Your Knowledge questions within each chapter help you assess your strengths and weaknesses and prepare for exams.
    • Critical thinking problems challenge you to apply chapter concepts to common coding scenarios.
    • Code It and Claim It! software familiarizes you with a professional coding claim interface similar to programs you’ll use on the job and provides real-world practice with actual patient cases.
    • Key term lists and an extensive glossary reinforce your understanding of important coding and insurance terminology.
    • NEW application exercises help you put your knowledge of coding and reimbursement into practice.
  • 1. Diagnostic Coding: International Classification of Diseases, 9th Edition, Clinical Modification (ICD-9-CM)

    2. Service and Procedural Coding: Current Procedural Terminology (CPT)

    3. Understanding Insurance Policies

    4. Medicare and Medicaid

    5. Insurance Claim Forms

    6. Accounts Receivable

    7. Legal Issues

    8. Putting It All Together


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  • Wanda Adams, CPC, Wanda L. Adams and Associates, Inc., Troy, TN
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