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How to Further Your Career as a Medical Coder Are you currently feeling stunted in your career growth? If your goal is to advance in the medical coding career, it’s important to be strategic with how you approach your professional development in the industry.
In ICD-10-CM sleep disorders are coded to two different chapters of the codebook depending on the cause.
Coding Professionals have been working with ICD-9-CM since 1979 and little did they know the codes they assigned would permeate every business process in healthcare.
Beginning with October 1, 2019 discharges coders will have to understand deep pressure injuries and know how to code them.
The key to properly coding hernia procedures is knowing what questions to ask yourself as you read through the patient’s health record.
The clinical care team, those whose attention is the care of the patient, is laser focused on the patient and that is where the CDI professional, who is a member of the clinical medical record team should remain focused.
Obstetrical coding can be challenging for most coders. Most coders have an understanding of gestational diabetes & hypertension due to specific guidelines.
If you’re embarking on a new journey as a traveling CDI specialist, you’re probably experiencing a variety of emotions, ranging from excitement to nervousness.