Coding for Chest Medicine

Coding for Chest Medicine 2013

Publication date: December 2012
ISBN: 9780916609146

Specialty Medicine. Specialty Codes. The leading resource for critical care, pulmonary, and sleep medicine coding, as precise and specialized as the medicine you practice.

Purchase the 2013 edition of Coding for CHEST Medicine at a reduced price. This edition contains practice management content that is largely unchanged  and not reproduced in the new 2016 edition.

The new 2016 edition of Coding for Chest Medicine is now available. Important updates for pulmonologists, pediatricians, interventionalists, and cognitive pulmonary services are included, and examples with ICD-10-CM coding are provided.

New in the 2016 edition:

  • Complex Chronic Care Services
  • Advance Care Planning Services
  • EBUS Services
  • ECMO Services
  • Clarification for 94640 inhalation treatments

 

Coding for Chest Medicine in an ideal resource for physicians, nonphysician providers, practice administrators/managers, office managers, and business managers.

 

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Purchase the 2013 edition of Coding for CHEST Medicine at a reduced price. This edition contains practice management content that is largely unchanged  and not reproduced in the new 2016 edition. Many of the chapters contain valuable information and resources, including chapters on Revenue Cycle Management, Modifiers, Correct Coding Edits, Advanced Practice Providers (Nurse Practitioners and Physician’s Assistants), Facility Reimbursements, Allergy Services, Teaching Physician Regulations, and When Legal Advice is Advisable. This 2013 edition is a useful companion to the new 2016 edition.

 

CHAPTER OVERVIEW

Allergy Services
Appropriate Use of Modifiers
Compliance Plans in Pulmonary Practice
Consultations
Correct Coding Edits
Critical Care Professional Services
Documenting and Coding Evaluation and Management Services
Electronic Health Records
Endoscopic and Airway Services: Bronchoscopy, Tracheostomy, and Nasopharyngoscopy
Evaluation and Management Services: An Overview
Introduction to Physician Reimbursement
Introduction to Third-Party Payers and Managed Care Contracting
Invasive Procedures: Pleural Procedures, Transthoracic Needle Biopsies, and Vascular Procedures
Malpractice Considerations in Practice
Nonphysician Providers in Your Practice
Office Services
Pay for Performance
Pediatric Pulmonary and Critical Care Coding
Proper Utilization of Documentation Guidelines and Chart Notes in Medicolegal Reviews and Audits
Pulmonary Function and Exercise Testing
Pulmonary Rehabilitation Programs and Respiratory Therapy Services
Rapid Response System Services
Reimbursement in Hospitals and Other Health-care Facilities
Revenue Cycle Management and Revenue Allocation Concepts
Sleep Medicine Services
Teaching Physician Regulations
Thoracic Surgical Procedures
When Legal Advice is Advisable
With in Dealing With Medicare

Language: English
Publisher: American College of Chest Physicians
Edition: 2013
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