Coders’ Desk Reference for Diagnoses (ICD-10-CM)-eBook-2019

Item No: PEITDRD19
ISBN: 978-1-62254-449-3
Availability: Oct-2018
PDF: View PDF
Manufacturer: Optum360
$139.95
$118.96

The Coders’ Desk Reference for Diagnosesprovides thousands of clinical descriptions of diseases, disease processes, injuries, poisonings, and other conditions to help both novices and seasoned coders attain the knowledge and skill necessary to accurately identify and assign the most specific ICD-10-CM diagnosis code for each documented condition.

With these clinical definitions and focus points, you can reduce coding errors and improve coding confidence by gaining a better understanding of the clinical meanings behind the codes.

Key Features and Benefits  

  • New — Optum360 EdgeMore clinical descriptions and focus points. Expanded with hundreds of clinical descriptions and focus points for new and changed2019 codes as well as existing ICD-10-CM codes.
  • Optum360 Edge — Illustrations at the code level.Often an illustration is needed to enhance understanding. Illustrations of pertinent anatomy and pathological changes related to the disease processare included as a visual aid.
  • Optum360 EdgeCode level clinical description. Code level descriptions are provided for select diseases, injuries, symptoms, other factors influencing health status, and other reasons for contact with health care providers.
  • Optum360 Edge — Clinical focus points. Improve overall coding accuracy with additional information for complex diagnoses and injuries that require an understanding of related codes and conditions that might better describe the documented condition.
  • Alphanumeric organization by ICD-10-CM code. Locate codes quickly with a resource developed to work hand-in-hand with your Optum360 ICD-10-CM codebook.
  • Enhance understanding of ICD-10-CM.Understanding the clinical condition captured by each code is essential to correct code assignment, and this resource is designed to explain and highlight differences between codes that may appear similar at first glance.

Designed for both novices and seasoned coders.Coders of every skill level find that these clinical descriptions enhance understanding of ICD-10-CM.

Year 2019
Category Coders’ Desk Reference