JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Updates
The 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS updates are the largest annual updates ever, with thousands of new and revised codes.
In order to make your job easier, we have created JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Updates. This package contains everything you need to prepare for 2017’s ICD-10 updates, combining two guides into one convenient resource at an excellent price!
JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-CM Updates focuses on the changes to ICD-10-CM, including additions, revisions, and deletions. JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-PCS Updates takes a similar look at the changes to ICD-10-PCS. Both guides review notable code changes, informing coders about what they need to look for in documentation and which procedures to train on.
About the Authors:
Shelley C. Safian, PhD, RHIA, CCS-P, COC, CPC-I, AHIMA-approved ICD-10-CM/PCS trainer, is president of Safian Communications Services in Orlando, Florida. She is a senior assistant professor who teaches medical billing and insurance coding at Herzing University Online in Milwaukee. She has also been named Outstanding HIM Professional of the Year by the Florida Health Information Management Association (FHIMA).
Peggy S. Blue, MPH, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CEMC, is the lead instructor for the Medicare Boot Camp®—Professional Services Version as well as an instructor for the Certified Coder Boot Camp and the Evaluation and Management Boot Camp. She also is an instructor for all of the ICD-10-CM/PCS-related educational courses. Prior to joining HCPro, Blue oversaw the development, implementation, dissemination, and reporting of information related to Medicare professional services training efforts for Highmark Medicare Services.