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Take your first step toward a successful career in medical coding with comprehensive coverage from the most trusted source in the field! Step-by-Step Medical Coding is the practical, easy-to-use resource that shows you exactly how to code using all of today\'s coding systems, providing an in-depth introduction to essential coding concepts followed by practice exercises that reinforce your understanding. In addition to coverage of reimbursement, ICD-9-CM, CPT, HCPCS, and inpatient coding, the 2011 edition now provides full coverage of the ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding system in preparation for the transition in 2013. No other text on the market so thoroughly prepares you for all coding systems in one source!


Key Features:-

  • Carol J. Buck\'s proven step-by-step approach guides you through difficult concepts in the most dire
  • Dual coding prepares you for the switch to ICD-10. In Units 3-5, for every exercise and chapter revi
  • In-text exercises throughout each chapter reinforce coding rules and concepts and follow the book\'s
  • Quick Check features immediately reinforce key concepts and test your retention and understanding.
  • Toolbox features provide additional real world cases for analysis and applying knowledge to specific
  • Full-color design with over 450 illustrations ensures easy navigation and presents material in a uni

More Details about 2011 Step By Step Medical Coding (PB)

General Information  
Author(s)Buck C J
PublisherElsevier Science
ISBN9781437716436
Pages1055
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2011