ICD-10-CM: Massive 2017 Injury Code Changes


Injury codes affect just about every specialty from orthopedics to ophthalmology. If your practice treats even 1 patient for any type of injury, you must master these codes in order to get your claims paid.

Coding expert and educator, Lynn M Anderanin, CPC, CPPM, CPC-I, COSC, CPMA, will walk you through exactly how you can accurately incorporate the injury codes into your practice.

Here are just a few of the practical, real-world strategies you’ll receive that will help you successfully add the ICD-10-CM injury codes so that your injury claims get paid more quickly and often:

  • Avoid coding confusion for facial injuries with a breakdown of the massive code changes
  • Accurately utilize new Salter Harris fractures codes previously not available
  • Overcome complexities of 7th character for initial and subsequent encounters
  • Master all major ICD-10-CM Chapter 19 new, modified and deleted codes
  • Don’t let deleted concussion codes cause your claims to get kicked back
  • Easily add new foot injury diagnosis codes for higher pay up
  • Stop lost revenue for cardiac/vascular prosthetic devices, implants and grafts
  • Increase reimbursement for neuostimulator implantation problems
  • Get more of your T and S code claims paid
  • And so much more…

Don’t let the ICD-10-CM injury codes cause you financial trouble. Order this 60-minute, training session today.

Meet Your Expert

Lynn Anderanin
CPC, CPMA, CPC-I, CPPM, COSCSr. Director of Coding Education, Healthcare Information Services

She has 35-years experience in all areas of physician practice management, compliance, coding and reimbursement. She leads a team of more than 65 certified professional coders.

She is certified as a professional coder and practice manager. Lynn has spoken at American Academy of Professional Coders’ (AAPC) national conferences, workshops, and audio conferences and is a former member of the AAPC’s National Advisory Board. She is also the founder of her Local AAPC Chapter.