JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-CM Updates
Peggy S. Blue, MPH, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CEMC
The 2017 ICD-10-CM code update is the largest annual update ever, with thousands of new and revised codes.
JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-CM Updates focuses on the notable changes to ICD-10-CM, including additions, revisions, and deletions. Each new code is reviewed, informing coders about what they need to look for in documentation and which procedures to train on. In addition to presenting the new codes, this book provides insight on why codes were changed. Author Peggy S. Blue, MPH, CCS, CCS-P, CPC, CEMCC, also focuses on diagnostic details to look for in documentation and information about disease processes.
This book will help you:
- Understand new, revised, and deleted codes
- Prioritize which procedures to focus training on
Interested in the 2017 ICD-10-PCS Updates as well? Check out JustCoding’s Guide to the 2017 ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Updates package.
About the Author:
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.
Page Count: 50
Dimensions: 7 X 9
Published: October 2016