You Might Be A Medical Coder If…

medical coder dreaming about medical codes Jokes aside, this has happened to me many times where I have gone to sleep dreaming about medical coding. And this may have been the case for you too! Especially after spending your days studying for a coding exam or…Jokes aside, this has happened to me many times where I have gone to sleep dreaming about medical coding. And this may have been the case for you too! Especially after spending your days studying for a coding exam...

Take the Anxiety Out of Coding For Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder

Coding for post-traumatic stress disorder should not cause too much anxiety once you know a few things: Know what to look for in the documentation, such as whether the condition is acute or chronic. Know how to find the correct…Coding for post-traumatic stress disorder should not cause too much anxiety once you know a few things: Know what to look for in the documentation, such as whether the condition is acute or chronic. Know how to find the correct…

Taking the Pain Out of Gunshot Wounds in ICD-10

Taking the Pain Out of Gunshot Wounds in ICD-10 Do you know how to code for gunshot wounds in ICD-10? In this article, you will learn the definition of a firearm-related injury, the physical characteristics of a gunshot wound and…Taking the Pain Out of Gunshot Wounds in ICD-10 Do you know how to code for gunshot wounds in ICD-10? In this article, you will learn the definition of a firearm-related injury, the physical characteristics of a gunshot wound and…

Bertha Guilty: External Cause Code for Bitten By Cow

Have you been gnawed on lately by Bertha or her sister? These girls can be brutal! And if you had to see a doctor about it, a medical coder may have assigned an external cause code for bitten by cow.…Have you been gnawed on lately by Bertha or her sister? These girls can be brutal! And if you had to see a doctor about it, a medical coder may have assigned an external cause code for bitten by cow.…