Coding, Classification & Reimbursement

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  • Melaine, Thank you for all the updates. Look forward to the Academy. Famey ------------------------------ Famey [Lockwood MSHI RN] [Clinical Data Analyst] [TE-AR Healthcare Consulting] ------------------------------

  • Hi Famey, Thank you for your response. I'm happy to hear that the original ICD-10 Trainer Academy helped you transition your organization to ICD-10. The ICD-10-CM/PCS Trainer Academy 2.0 will have some of the similar content as the original Academies ...

  • Thank you Melanie and Lorraine for the feedback. Was having "a moment" when I wrote the previous note - Yes, it would be nice if we were all perfect all-the-time, but reality is, we are not. And, AHIMA, has shared that the organization is in "transition" ...

  • Hi Sharmilla, Both of these conditions are at the top of the list for outside reviews/scrutiny - meaning you are right to be cautious about assigning these codes.  I'll give my two cents.  Re: Acute blood loss anemia.  Per secondary diagnosis guidelines, ...

  • Hello All, I am looking for clarity and explanation to the following coding situation: How would you determine that 'acute blood loss anemia, adequate to delivery/and or c-section. Patient is asymptomatic.' is coded to o90.81? what is the current hemocrit ...