2020 ICD-10-CM Professional for Hospitals (Softbound)

Optum360 | 2020 | Karen Schmidt; Peggy Willard



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Item #: ITHB20
ISBN: 9781622545247
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The ICD-10-CM Professional for Hospitals – Early Delivery, with our hallmark features and format makes facing the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier for acute care and long term care hospitals (LTCH). This code book contains the complete ICD-10-CM code set, MCEs, and ICD-10 MS-DRG edits with symbols identifying codes for comorbidities/complications (CC), major comorbidities/complications (MCC). Also identified are Hospital Acquired Conditions (HAC) and CMS Hierarchical Condition Categories (HCC).

Guaranteed delivery before October 1, 2020. This early delivery version might contain the 2020 guidelines provided the timing of CMS release of the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting allows for it. If the 2020 guidelines are not available at the time this edition goes to press, a booklet containing the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting for 2020 will be shipped separately.
NEW — Optum360 Edge — Coding Tips. Coding tips are reviewed and updated, with more new coding tips added to assist you in appropriate code selection.
Optum360 Edge — Intuitive features and format. Includes all of the Optum360 visual alerts, including our hallmark color-coding and symbols that identify coding notes and instructions, additional character requirements, MCEs, CC, MCC, HAC, HCC, severe wound diagnosis for LTCH and more.
Optum360 Edge — More Definitions. More clinical definitions are added for a better understanding of complex ICD-10-CM diagnostic terms.
List of code changes and conversion table. A list of all 2020 new, revised, and deleted codes to identify at a glance code changes for your specialty. Plus an ICD-10-CM conversion table from the new and changed codes to the code previously used.
Guidelines with coding examples. Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting including chapter-specific coding examples.
Helpful illustrations. Detailed color anatomy illustration appendix. Plus many illustrations at the code level identifying specific code-related anatomy.

Karen Schmidt, DSN

Ms. Schmidt is Technical Director for Ingenix. She has more than 30 years of health care experience beginning with a strong clinical background in critical care nursing and later functioning as director of case management including the components of quality assurance, utilization management, concurrent coding, case-mix analysis, and discharge planning. Her areas of expertise include ICD-9-CM/DRG coding, outpatient observation, billing compliance, implementation of concurrent coding methodology, and physician documentation education.

Peggy Willard, CCS, AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer

Ms. Willard’s expertise is ICD-10-CM and PCS including in-depth analysis of medical record documentation, ICD-10-CM/PCS code and DRG assignment. In recent years she has been responsible for the creation and development of several print products and e-books designed to assist with appropriate application of ICD-10-CM and PCS coding system. Ms. Willard has several years of prior experience in Level I Adult and Pediatric Trauma hospital coding, specializing in ICD-9-CM, DRG, and CPT coding with emphasis in conducting coding audits, and conducting coding training for coding staff and clinical documentation specialists. Ms. Willard is an active member of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) and the Minnesota Health Information Management Association (MHIMA).