Understanding Health Insurance, Eleventh Edition, is the essential learning tool your students need when preparing for a career in medical insurance billing. This comprehensive and easy-to-understand text is fully-updated with the latest code sets and guidelines, and covers important topics in the field like managed care, legal and regulatory issues, coding systems, reimbursement methods, medical necessity, and common health insurance plans. The eleventh edition has been updated to include new legislation that affects healthcare, ICD-10-CM coding, implementing the electronic health record, the Medical Integrity Program (MIP), medical review process, and more. The practice exercises in each chapter provide plenty of review, and the accompanying workbook provides even more application-based assignments and additional case studies for reinforcement. Includes free online StudyWARETM software that allows students to test their knowledge, free online SimClaim CMS-1500 claims completion software, and free-trial access to Ingenixas EncoderPro.com Expert encoder software. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Instructions: Review each statement, and use your CPT coding manual to assign the appropriate Surgery section code. ... Laparoscopic cholecystectomy with cholangiography ______ 5. ... The parenthetical note, separate procedure, follows a code description identifying procedures that are an integral part of another procedure or service. ... EXAMPLE: 38100 Splenectomy; total (separate procedure) Coding Separate and Multiple Procedures Instructions: Review each statement, and.
|Title||:||Understanding Health Insurance (Book Only)|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2012-01-27|