tci Outpatient Facility Coding Alert - 2016 Issue 8
ICD-10 update: Update Your Pulmonology ICD-10 Code Knowledge This October
Grab the mixed bag of new codes with respiratory system postprocedural hematomas, mediastinitis, and more. The final 2017 ICD-10-CM codes are already in, and pulmonology is one area with updates you may not want to miss. “Seems like ICD-10 implementation has been going much smoother than expected,” says Sarah Goodman, MBA, CHCAF, CPC-H, CCP, FCS, president of the consulting firm SLG, Inc., in Raleigh, N.C. That said, you still need to be on your toes not to miss out on significant changes. Read on for important revisions, deletions, and new additions that will affect your...
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