ICD-10-PCS: The Complete Official Draft Code Set (2012 Draft)

Now with our Ingenix Edge hallmark features and format the Ingenix 2012 ICD-10-PCS: The Complete Official Draft Code Set makes facing the challenge of learning a new code set easier. Prepare for the future of coding with the most recent and comprehensive update to the code set. The current rule published in the Federal Register sets the adoption of ICD-10-CM to replace ICD-9-CM Volume 3 to go into effect October 1, 2013. Start down the road to success using the resource that contains the latest version of the official government draft of the ICD-10-PCS code set, plus the Ingenix features you have come to rely upon for coding accuracy in your ICD-9-CM code books. Ease the learning curve and face the challenges ahead with the confidence only an Ingenix product can deliver. Features and benefits:The 2012 Draft ICD-10-PCS edition includes all NEW content, including: Hallmark features and format. Ease into the new classification system using intuitive visual alerts that highlight the distinctions between code choices plus, added features that make finding specific sections easier. Valuable resources. Receive additional resources to help guide the user, including tables that list root operation with definitions, anatomical listing, character meaning, and coding exercises. Detailed information on the structure and conventions of ICD-10-PCS. Learn the new coding system with its unique structure of specific definitions and functions for each character. Complete set of ICD-10-PCS codes. View all 16 sections of tables by general procedure type from medical/surgical to substance abuse, and the 30 tables in the medical surgical section covering procedures on all body systems. User-friendly table format. Familiarize yourself with valid code construction through the use of tables rather than code lists. Basic tutorial with coding scenarios. Find step-by-step instructions in a well-organized format for developing basic coding proficiency of the new code set and for implementing it in your facility. Official coding guidelines. Learn how to use the code set appropriately following the guidelines specific for each section. Coding exercises. Facilitate training by completing sample exercises using the ICD-10-PCS code set.