This beginner's self-study guide was designed to help physician office staff accurately assign ICD-9-CM codes. Accuracy in coding and billing is a key factor in promoting your office's financial success. This guidebook provides coding tools needed to receive the optimal appropriate payment that your office is entitled to while complying with such third-party payer cost containment guidelines as medical necessity. (physician office billing, ICD-9-CM, primary care billing, processing claim forms, HCFA-1500)AnemiaaAnemia should be coded to the specific type of anemia such as aplastic anemia, B12 vitamin deficiency or secondary anemia. If no information is documented concerning the type of anemia, assign code 285.9, Anemia, unspecified.
|Title||:||St. Anthony's Physician Icd-9-Cm Primer|
|Publisher||:||Delmar Pub - 1998-07-02|