Anemia describes a condition in which the number of red blood cells or their oxygen-carrying capacity is insufficient. Review the types of anemia, diagnostic criteria, treatment, and ICD-10-CM coding. Note : To access this free article, make sure you first register here if you do not have a paid subscription.
Spinal surgery for hospital coders can be very challenging if they do not know the rules for assigning the correct ICD-10-PCS codes. Nancy Reading, RN, CPC, CPC-P , reviews spinal anatomy and surgical approaches, and offers tips on how to select the most appropriate characters in ICD-10-PCS.
As important changes are coming for physician E/M reporting in 2024, coders should note the changes for reporting telemedicine services, split or shared visits, multiple visits, and hospital or observation care same day admission and discharge. Note : To access this free article, make sure you first register here if you do not have a paid subscription.