Simplify and speed up the coding process with this one-stop, cross-coding resource developed for those who work for anesthesiologists, hospitals, or payers. This easy-to-use manual provides essential links from CPT® anesthesia codes to associated surgical CPT® codes and the appropriate ICD-10-CM and HCPCS Level II codes. The Anesthesia Cross Coder is sure to help you code it right—the first time!
• Numerical organization by CPT® code. Provides an all-in-one guide for coders who need diagnosis and surgical procedure code information.
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• Links surgical to anesthesia CPT® codes. Appendix provides quick reference, easily identifying the essential procedure-to-anesthesia code relationships.
• Recognize when an ICD-10-CM code is gender-specific. Icons indicate when the diagnosis code selected is appropriate for the sex of the patient.
• Full code descriptions. Easy-to-recognize full code descriptions for CPT®, ICD-10-CM and HCPCS codes.
Nannette Orme, CPC, CCS-P, CPMA, CEMC
Ms. Orme has more than 20 years of experience in the health care profession. She has extensive background in CPT/HCPCS and ICD-9-CM coding and has completed comprehensive ICD-10-CM and PCS training. Her prior experience includes physician clinics and health care consulting. Her areas of expertise include physician audits and education, compliance and HIPAA legislation, litigation support for Medicare self-disclosure cases, hospital chargemaster maintenance, workers' compensation, and emergency department coding. Ms. Orme has presented at national professional conferences and contributed articles for several professional publications. She is a member of the American Academy of Professional Coders (AAPC), American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA), and on the advisory board of a local college.