Coding Knee and Hip Replacements in ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS
June 23, 2011
Increase clinical coding skills in reporting accurate ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS hip and knee joint replacement codes. We'll identify the varying types of total or partial joint revision procedures and clinical documentation to support accurate procedure code assignments in ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS. ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS code sets will be compared, and we'll explore case scenarios that illustrate best coding and compliance practices.
- Discuss clinical indicators and technology advances for total joint replacement surgery specific to hip and knee
- Identify the varying types of total or partial joint revision procedures and clinical documentation to support accurate procedure code assignments in ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS
- Compare the ICD-9-CM and ICD-10-PCS code sets, procedural coding guidelines and deliver case scenarios that illustrate best coding and compliance practices
Who Should Attend
Inpatient coding professionals
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