2019 ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice (eBook)

Optum360 | 2019 | Karen Krawzik; Anita Schmidt



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Item #: EGITHA19
ISBN: 9781622544455
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The ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice with our hallmark features and format makes facing the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier. Use the codebook that contains the complete ICD-10-CM code set and the familiar Optum360 coding and reimbursement alerts for home health and hospice including color bars and symbols that identify diagnosis codes for case mix, non-routine supplies and non-cancer hospice diagnoses. Now with coding tips and definitions specific to home health and hospice.

All 2019 ICD-10-CM for Home Health and Hospice code books will include guidelines bound in the book. 
• 2019 guidelines included. 
New — Optum360 Edge — Complete list of code changes. All 2019 new, revised, and deleted codes listed in the front of the book.
• New — Optum360 Edge — Coding Tips. Specific coding tips for home health and hospice care.
New — Optum360 Edge — Definitions. Terms for conditions treated in these settings are defined. 
Optum360 Edge — Supplementary Appendixes. Additional information covering home health and hospice prospective payment systems, quality initiatives, OASIS-C1, and case mix groups.
Optum360 Edge — Case Mix Quick Pick Cards. These handy 8.5” x 11” inch laminated cards identify case mix diagnoses, non-routine supply diagnoses, and non-cancer hospice diagnoses.
Optum360 Edge — Snap tabs. Quickly reference index sections, tabular chapters, and appendixes.

Karen Krawzik, RHIT, CCS, AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

Ms. Krawzik has expertise in ICD-10-CM, ICD-9-CM, and CPT/HCPCS coding. Her coding experience includes inpatient, ambulatory surgery, and ancillary and emergency room records. She has served as a DRG analyst and auditor of commercial and government payer claims, and as a contract administrator. Most recently she was responsible for the conversion of the ICD-9-CM code set to ICD-10 and for analyzing audit results, identifying issues and trends, and developing remediation plans. Ms. Krawzik is credentialed by the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) as a Certified Coding Specialist (CCS) and is an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer. She is an active member of AHIMA and the Missouri Health Information Management Association.

Anita Schmidt, BS, RHIT, AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

Ms. Schmidt has expertise in Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma hospital coding, specializing in ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM/PCS, DRG, and CPT coding. Her experience includes analysis of medical record documentation, assignment of ICD-10-CM and PCS codes, DRG validation, as well as CPT code assignments for same-day surgery cases. She has conducted coding training and auditing, including DRG validation, conducted electronic health record training, and worked with clinical documentation specialists to identify documentation needs and potential areas for physician education. Most recently she has been developing content for resource and educational products related to ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS. Ms. Schmidt is an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer and is an active member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the Minnesota Health Information Management Association (MHIMA).