ICD-9 Codes Lookup

INTERNATIONAL CLASSIFICATION OF DISEASES, 9TH REVISION, CLINICAL MODIFICATION ICD-9-CM VOLUMES 1 & 2 (DIAGNOSES) is the code set used by Non-HIPAA covered entities (Workers’ Compensation and auto insurance companies) “that were not required to be converted to ICD-10. Auditors who are reviewing claims prior to 2015 and HCC Medicare Advantage Risk Adjustment coders still need access to this extensive code set. Codify makes this easy to accomplish.

ICD-9-CM Volumes 1 and 2 represent the diagnosis/reason a procedure is done. The format for ICD-9 diagnoses codes is a decimal placed after the first three characters and two possible add-on characters following: xxx.xx. ICD-9 PCS were used to report procedures for inpatient hospital services from Volume 3, which represent procedures that were done at inpatient hospital facilities. Codify gives you ready access to these legacy codes making your audit work faster and more accurate.

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September 01, 2020
Prepare for the impending transition to ICD-11. The post Rules Are Changing: The Impending Transition to ICD-11 appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center. ... [ Read More ]
July 31, 2020
Develop a plan to transition to and implement ICD-11. The post ICD’s Continued Evolution and Impending Transition to ICD-11: Part 2 appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center. ... [ Read More ]
July 07, 2020
Uninsured patients don't have to be the downfall of your practice during the COVID-19 pandemic. The post Get Paid for COVID-19 Testing/Treatment of Uninsured appeared first on AAPC Knowledge Center. ... [ Read More ]
July 01, 2020
Insight into the history of ICD and how it has changed over time is key to developing a plan for moving forward and embracing ICD-11. The post The Rules Are Changing: ICD’s Continued Evolution and t... [ Read More ]
May 01, 2020
Understand what the physician is documenting to improve coding accuracy. Since the beginning of grade school, we are encouraged to expand our vocabulary, read literature, and improve our grammar. We q... [ Read More ]
I tried taking my ICD-10 test this morning and Blackboard was having issues. It took 2 minutes to go to the next question and after 3 minutes of it not working my internet closed out of the page and r... [ Read More ]
Hello! I have billed the same way for all of my payers but this one seems to think everything is wrong and I am very lost. I am a CPB, not a CPC. Here is some of the feedback I get on just 2 of the ma... [ Read More ]
Is there anyone here who may have the cpt assistant for the cpt 17250. I would like to know what are the limitations to use this cpt. Is is applicable to be used for any time the doctor addresses home... [ Read More ]
I’ve had my CPC since 2017 and I’ve yet to actually work as a coder for the reason being that a lot of companies want experienced coders. I’ve kept up with my CEU’s and always kept my certific... [ Read More ]
Pt has a HD catheter in right internal jugular vein: The area of the tunneled catheter skin exit site was infiltrated with local anesthetic. Under fluoroscopic guidance as stiff angled Glidewire was ... [ Read More ]
What cpt is applicable for this scenario? 17250, 56071 or an E/M? Gyn Exam: EXTERNAL GENITALIA: 2 cm area of granulation tissue noted at 7 o clock position Well healed second degree perineal lacerati... [ Read More ]
I just came across this article from Mdedge (see attachment) regarding 2021 new e/m rules for derms. It says " Simplified coding and billing requirements for E/M visits will go into effect Jan. ... [ Read More ]
My provider performed a litholopaxy and bladder fulguration at the same operative session. I am questioning if these two should be billed together since they are both in the bladder would the 52224 be... [ Read More ]
In this remote position, you will play an integral role in assisting our pharmaceutical, biotechnology and device manufacturer clients with creating targeted reimbursement strategies that maximize pat... [ Read More ]
Hey, all. I embarked on this career path in April of this year. August marked 6 months of being unemployed for me. As of a couple weeks ago I completed my billing/coding course. I knew from the start ... [ Read More ]