Understanding the nuances of accurate ICD-10-CM coding is no easy thing. And the consequences of choosing the wrong code are significant. So, whether you just don’t quite “get” how ICD-10 works, or you want to improve your fundamental understanding of this complex coding system, this expert report is the answer: ICD-10-CM Made Simple: Coding Structure, Nomenclature and Vocabulary.
The only way to ensure your diagnosis coding is accurate is to have a solid handle on ICD-10-CM core concepts. This report from expert coder and educator Kim Garner Huey, MJ, CHC, CPC, CCS-P, PCS, CPCO, helps you master the fundamentals of diagnosis coding, optimize the available structural coding tools, and master ICD-10-CM language – all of which will significantly improve your chances of selecting the most specific diagnosis codes possible for your claims, reduce your denials, and boost your overall reimbursement.
By using this expert report, you’ll receive easy-to-understand tools you can implement right away to improve the accuracy of your diagnosis coding and speed your claims payup. Here are just a few of the proven coding tactics you’ll benefit from:
- Use the Alphabetic Index and Tabular List to select the most specific diagnosis code the first time
- Identify key terms in real physician documentation to improve your overall diagnosis code selection accuracy
- Reduce denials by mastering how codes break down by character and what each component tells you
- Use common coding rules and guidelines to identify the most specific diagnosis code available for each claim
- And so much more …
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Kim is an independent coding and reimbursement consultant, providing audit, training and oversight of coding and reimbursement functions for physicians. Kim completed three years of pre-medical education at the University of Alabama before she decided that she preferred the business side of medicine.
She completed a Bachelor’s degree in Health Care Management and went on to obtain certification through the American Academy of Professional Coders and the American Health Information Management Association.
Recognizing the important position of compliance in today’s world, she has also obtained certification as a Certified Healthcare Compliance Consultant and a Certified Healthcare Audit Professional. Kim is also an AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM trainer and has recently earned a Master of Jurisprudence in Health Law.
For over twenty-five years, Kim has worked with providers in virtually all specialties, from General Surgery to Obstetrics/Gynecology to Oncology to Internal Medicine and beyond. She has spoken at the national conference for numerous organizations.