The Extra Step, Facility-Based Coding Practice 2011 Edition - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

The Extra Step, Facility-Based Coding Practice 2011 Edition - Pageburst E-Book on VitalSource (Retail Access Card)

By Carol J. Buck, MS, CPC, CPC-H, CCS-P, Former Program Director, Medical Secretarial Programs, Northwest Technical College, East Grand Forks, MN


Chapter 1: Integumentary

Case 1: Excision, Basal Cell Carcinoma

Case 2: Ulcer Repair

Case 3: Ulcer Debridement

Case 4: Dressing Change

Case 5: Split Thickness Skin Graft

Case 6: Flap with Debridement

Case 7: Lesion Excision

Case 8: Incision and Drainage

Chapter 2: Gastrointestinal

Case 9: Sigmoidoscopy

Case 10: Colonoscopy

Case 11: Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

Case 12: Flexible Sigmoidoscopy

Case 13: Colonoscopy through Colostomy

Case 14: Colonoscopy with Polypectomy

Case 15: Colonoscopy with Polypectomy

Case 16: Esophagogastroduodenoscopy

Case 17: Colonoscopy with Biopsies

Chapter 3: Nephrology

Case 18: Plasma Exchange

Case 19: Kidney Biopsy

Case 20: Plasma Exchange

Case 21: Kidney Biopsy

Case 22: Central Venous Placement

Chapter 4: Neurology/Neurosurgery

Case 23: Lumbar Puncture

Case 24: Electroencephalogram Report

Case 25: Carpal Tunnel Release

Case 26: Discectomy

Case 27: Ventricular Puncture

Case 28: Electroencephalogram Report

Case 29: Insertion of Intrathecal Catheter and Pump

Chapter 5: OB/GYN Surgery and Ophthalmology

Case 30: Hysteroscopy

Case 31: Amniocentesis

Case 32: Dacryocystorhinostomy

Case 33: Blepharoplasty

Case 34: Removal Caruncle

Chapter 6: Orthopedic

Case 35: Anterior Cruciate Ligament Reconstruction

Case 36: Meniscectomy

Case 37: Synovectomy

Case 38: Closed Reduction

Case 39: Arthroplasty

Case 40: Mosaicplasty

Case 41: Arthroscopy

Chapter 7: Otorhinolaryngology

Case 42: Tympanostomy

Case 43: Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty and Tonsillectomy

Case 44: Uvulopalatopharyngoplasty

Case 45: Myringotomy and Tympanostomy

Case 46: Septoplasty

Case 47: Tonsillectomy and Adenoidectomy

Case 48: Tonsillectomy

Case 49: Myringotomy

Case 50: Septoplasty and Turbinoplasty

Case 51: Bronchoscopy

Case 52: Nocturnal Polysomnogram Study

Case 53: Walking O2 Desaturation Study

Case 54: Pulmonary Function Study

Case 55: Right Chest Tube Placement

Case 56: Bronchoscopy

Case 57: Swan-Ganz Insertion

Chapter 8: General Surgery

Case 58: Circumcision

Case 59: Cystoscopy

Case 60: Hernia Repair

Case 61: Removal of Dialysis Catheter

Case 62: Catheter Removal

Case 63: Cholangiopancreatogram and Sphincterotomy

Case 64: Cholecystectomy

Case 65: Dissection and Excision Lymph Node

Case 66: Aspiration and Biopsy

Chapter 9: Emergency Department

Case 67: Neck Pain

Case 68: Back and Abdominal Pain

Case 69: Chest Pain

Case 70: Foot Injury

Case 71: Leg Laceration

Case 72: Left Lower Quadrant Pain

Case 73: Body Ache, Fever, and Headache

Case 74: Chest Congestion

Case 75: Hematuria

Case 76: Fall

Chapter 10: Diagnostic Radiology

Case 77: Ultrasound, Carotid

Case 78: Ultrasound, Pelvic and Transvaginal

Case 79: Ultrasound, Renal

Case 80: Ultrasound, OB

Case 81: Umbilical Arterial Doppler

Case 82: Ultrasound, Fetal

Case 83: Ultrasound, Abdominal

Case 84: Computed Tomography, Groin

Case 85: Computed Tomography, Chest

Case 86: Computed Tomography, Cranial

Case 87: Computed Tomography, Neck

Case 88: Computed Tomography, Neck

Case 89: Computed Tomography, Sinusitis

Case 90: Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Forefoot

Case 91: Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Renal

Case 92: Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Finger

Case 93: Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Brain

Case 94: Doppler Study, Arterial

Case 95: X-Ray, Chest

Case 96: X-Ray, Video Pharyngogram

Case 97: X-Ray, Abdomen

Chapter 11: Interventional Radiology, Radiation Oncology, and Nuclear Medicine

Case 98: Aspiration and Biopsy, Right Hip

Case 99: Insertion Peripheral Catheter

Case 100: Tunneled Catheter

Case 101: Radiation Oncology Treatment Planning

Case 102: Radiation Oncology 3D Simulation

Case 103: Brachytherapy

Case 104: Myocardial Perfusion Scan

Case 105: Nuclear Stress Test

Chapter 12: Cardiology

Case 106: Cardioversion

Case 107: Pharmacological Nuclear Perfusion Stress Test

Case 108: Echocardiogram

Case 109: Adenosine Myoview Stress Test

Case 110: Stress Test

Case 111: Cardiac Catheterization Report

Case 112: Cardiac Catheterization Report

Chapter 13: Inpatient Cases

Case 113: Fracture, Hip

Case 114: Arthroplasty

Case 115: Breast Cancer

Case 116: Groin Pain

Appendix: Coding Answers to Patient Cases