Diagnostic & Interventional Cardiovascular Coding Reference
Dr. Z's Diagnostic & Interventional Cardiovascular Coding Reference, written by physicians who are both clinicians and coding experts in this specialty area, is a comprehensive guide that directs the user through the appropriate coding and charging for complex cardiology procedures. It includes coding guidelines ranging from the simplest procedures, such as echocardiography, to highly complex procedures involving multiple coronary artery interventions and electrophysiology.
This extensive manual contains anatomical drawings, comprehensive coding and charging guidelines, as well as case examples to demonstrate how physician terminology translates to procedure codes. It also covers non-invasive and invasive procedures that may be performed by a cardiologist or in a cardiology department. Additionally, this cardiology coding book details coding guidelines for peripheral angiography and when it is combined with cardiac catheterization.
Dr. Z’s Diagnostic & Interventional Cardiovascular Coding Reference is the only source you need to appropriately charge, code, and bill cardiovascular procedures. Order your cardiology coding reference book today and stay informed about the complex world of diagnostic and interventional cardiovascular procedures.
Product # 1914 (hardcopy) & 1914e (eBook)
- Written by physicians who are both clinicians and coding experts in cardiovascular coding
- Comprehensive coding and charging guidelines
- Covers both non-invasive and invasive procedures
- Covers coding guidelines for both simple and complex cardiology procedures
- Includes color, anatomical drawings that clearly illustrate the procedures and codes
- Provides case examples to demonstrate how physician terminology translates to procedure codes
When changes in coding rules or editorial errors occur in Dr. Z’s Medical Coding Series, we publish the necessary revisions on our website as errata. Please check this at least quarterly to ensure coding compliance.View Errata Updates
Coding audits of old cases occur frequently, both internally and externally. Therefore, we make our coding references from past years available for purchase so that the appropriate year's coding rules may be applied accordingly. It is essential to utilize information that applies to the date a procedure is performed. For example, when auditing a case from last year, you need to use last year’s reference. Please note the importance of current references, as every year there are changes in codes as well as the rules surrounding their use.
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