When that angry little neighbor dog decides to take a bite out of someone's child, and you are a medical coder, you will need to be able to assign the correct code. This coding scenario involves ... Read More about External Cause Codes: Bite From the Angry Dog
Coding and sequencing of neoplasm-related pain is based on the medical documentation and the ICD-10-CM coding guidelines. Question: A 58-year-old female patient presents with malignant neoplasm ... Read More about Coding and Sequencing of Neoplasm-Related Pain
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 ... Read More about What is ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, CPT, and HCPCS?
Is Medical Coding your professional calling? Do you often ask yourself what your calling is? Your professional calling? I’m not talking about your spiritual calling, your calling to your God, but ... Read More about Is Medical Coding Your Professional Calling?