9 Fundamental Differences Between Parkinson’s Disease and Essential Tremor – Critical to ICD-10 Coding

This post was originally published on April 16, 2019, and updated on January 29, 2020. In this post, we discuss nine fundamental differences between Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor. Once you know these differences, you will better understand how to…This post was originally published on April 16, 2019, and updated on January 29, 2020. In this post, we discuss nine fundamental differences between Parkinson’s disease and essential tremor. Once you know these differences, you will better understand how...

Difference Between Parkinsonism and Parkinson’s Disease (with ICD-10 Coding)

This post was originally published on June 5, 2019, and updated on January 27, 2020.  If a person has parkinsonism, does that mean he or she has Parkinson’s disease? Likewise, if a person has Parkinson’s disease, does that mean he…This post was originally published on June 5, 2019, and updated on January 27, 2020.  If a person has parkinsonism, does that mean he or she has Parkinson’s disease? Likewise, if a person has Parkinson’s disease, does that mean he…

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

This post was originally published on September 28, 2018, and updated on January 24, 2020. ICD-10-CM coding for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) and 3 things to knowngs to look for to make coding much easier.Coding for post-traumatic stress disorder should not cause too much anxiety once you know these 3 things: Know what to look for in the documentation,…This post was originally published on September 28, 2018, and updated on January 24, 2020. Coding for post-traumatic stress disorder should not cause too much anxiety once you know these 3 things: Know what to look for in the...

Dizziness, Vertigo, and Imbalance – 5 Head Spinning Facts About Vestibular Disorders

This post was originally published on May 20, 2019, and updated on January 21, 2020. In this article, you will learn 5 head-spinning facts about vestibular disorders, how the vestibular system works, and some related ICD-10-CM codes. girl with symptoms of vestibular disorders and 5 head spinning facts Dizziness, vertigo, and…This post was originally published on May 20, 2019, and updated on January 21, 2020. In this article, you will learn 5 head-spinning facts about vestibular disorders, how the vestibular system works, and some related ICD-10-CM codes. Dizziness, vertigo,...

3 ICD-10 Codes To Know If You’re in Love — And Even If You’re Not

This post was originally published on February 9, 2019, and updated on January 21, 2020. In this article, you will learn about three ICD-10-CM codes to know if you’re in love (and even if you’re not). As a medical coder,…This post was originally published on February 9, 2019, and updated on January 21, 2020. In this article, you will learn about three ICD-10-CM codes to know if you’re in love (and even if you’re not). As a medical coder,…