In Coders Desk Reference for Procedures, Ingenix has provided a comprehensive coverage of procedures in lay terms for toughest procedural coding questions.
There's easy-to-understand explanations of surgical and medical procedures, diagnostic tests, laboratory/pathology and radiology services. The use of modifiers and E/M codes are covered to assist you to understand these often misused and confusing elements.
Highlights of this book include the surgical terms chapter and the Procedure Eponym Crosswalk. Both provide definitions in alphabetical order with the Eponym crosswalk also providing the appropriate code.
Reimbursement terms are also covered to assist in the reduction of coding errors.
Coders Desk Reference for Procedures is an essential tool to have when coding.