May 1st, 2012
The future depends on the specificity that ICD-10 offers. By Annie Boynton, BS, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P, CPC-I, RHIT, CCS, CCS-P, CPhT As Coding Edge went to press, Department of Health & Human Services (HHS) Secretary Kathleen Sebelius had just announced a proposed one-year delay of the implementation of ICD-10 to Oct. 1, 2014 from Oct. ...
Nov 1st, 2008
Test Your Diabetes Coding Know-how By Sheri Poe Bernard, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-P You probably think your knowledge of one of the most common diseases in the United States is complete. Here’s a quick true/false quiz to test that premise. True or false? Abnormally high blood glucose is the hallmark of all types of diabetes. Diabetes ...