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By admin aapc
In ICD-10
Dec 1st, 2006
This month’s focus is understanding the ICD-10-CM draft guidelines for endocrine, nutritional, and metabolic diseases. Full article: Guidelines for Endocrine, Nutritional, and Metabolic Diseases – Coding Edge December 2006 Guidelines for Endocr...
By admin aapc
In ICD-10
Nov 1st, 2006
This month’s focus is understanding the ICD-10-CM draft guidelines for neoplasm sequencing. Last month the focus was on the neoplasm coding guidelines. Sequencing of neoplasm codes If the reason for the encounter is for diagnosis of a suspicious lump,...
By admin aapc
Sep 14th, 2006
Comments Off on 2006 Medical Coding Salary Survey
Who Wins The Earnings Race? Certification takes the gold medal in the race across the starting line for a coding professional looking for a satisfying job with enormous career potential. Quickly disappearing are the days that an employer fills a codin...
By admin aapc
In ICD-10
Sep 1st, 2006
This month’s focus is “Understanding the ICD-10-CM chapter specific guidelines.” As with ICD-9-CM chapter specific guidelines, draft guidelines for ICD-10-CM have been created. This month we will focus on Chapter 1 (Certain infectious and paras...