The Oct. 1, 2016 ICD-10 changes will included 1,974 new codes, 311 deleted codes and 425 revised codes. While new codes in Chapter 9 (Diseases of the circulatory system) will allow for the capturing of more serious forms of hypertension, urgent onset of high blood pressure now also has a new code. These are just a glimpse of the changes that have occurred in ICD-10-CM codes for cardiology.
Join expert speaker Terry A. Fletcher in this informative session to get insights on 2017 ICD-10-CM codes for Cardiology. Get guidance on coding for exacerbations of chronic conditions and the correct approach for reporting conflicting arrhythmias for the same patient. Plus, get a PPT, links and a complete list of codes for attending this session.
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Ms. Terry Fletcher is a Healthcare Coding & Billing Consultant based in Southern California. With over 30-years experience, Ms. Fletcher is an Editorial Board Member for ICD10Monitor.com, a coding, billing and reimbursement educator for McVey Seminars, MGMA, Audio Educator, AAPC, AHIMA, Medlearn, DecisionHealth LLC, Medical Management Institute and her company Terry Fletcher Consulting, Inc., teaching over 100 specialty coding Seminars, Teleconferences and Webinars every year. Terry is a practice auditor...
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