Coding and Sequencing of Neoplasm-Related Pain

Coding and sequencing of neoplasm-related pain is based on the medical documentation and the ICD-10-CM coding guidelines. woman getting medication for neoplasm-related pain and how to code for first listed or principal diagnosis in ICD-10 Question: A 58-year-old female patient presents with malignant neoplasm of the left breast with metastasis to the liver. She is seen to control…

What is ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT, and HCPCS?

ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT, and HCPCS If you are new to medical coding, you may not know what these acronyms mean. I certainly had no idea until I started my medical coding courses. In order to become a proficient medical coder,…