In ICD-10, the musculoskeletal system is found within Chapter 13: Diseases of the Musculoskeletal System and Connective Tissue (M00-M99). There are many changes to the musculoskeletal code system in ICD-10. Moreover, the codes in this section require specific documentation that is required to correctly code site and laterality to the highest level of specificity.
Join expert speaker Margie Scalley Vaught in this session, to get your staff and providers on board with the much needed additional documentation for ICD-10 MS diagnoses code selection. Margie will provide cheat sheets, tools and URLs to help you get up to speed on becoming compliant for the 2015 deadline for ICD-10.
Who should attend
Coders, Billers, Office Managers, Practice Manager, Therapist
With over 30+ years’ experience in the Healthcare arena, in positions from nurse’s aide to ward clerk and medical transcriptionist to office manager, Margie Scalley Vaught, CPC, CPC-H, CPC-I, CCS-P, PCE, MCS-P, ACS-EM, ACS-OR, understands how offices are structured. Margie spent twenty years in the field of Orthopedics. She obtained Certified Professional Coder (CPC) designation in 1995 from the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), where she served...
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