Workbook for Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2013 Edition

Workbook for Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2013 Edition

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


  1. Reimbursement, HIPAA, and Compliance
  2. An Overview of ICD-10-CM
  3. ICD-10-CM Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines
  4. Using ICD-10-CM
  5. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-10-CM Chapters 1-10)
  6. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-10-CM Chapters 11-14)
  7. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-10-CM Chapters 15-21)
  8. An Overview of ICD-9-CM
  9. ICD-9-CM Outpatient Coding and Reporting Guidelines
  10. Using ICD-9-CM
  11. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-9-CM Chapters 1-8)
  12. Chapter-Specific Guidelines (ICD-9-CM Chapters 9-17)
  13. Introduction to CPT and Level II National Codes (HCPCS)
  14. Modifiers
  15. Evaluation and Management (E/M) Services
  16. Anesthesia
  17. Surgery Guidelines and General Surgery
  18. Integumentary System
  19. Musculoskeletal System
  20. Respiratory System
  21. Cardiovascular System
  22. Hemic, Lymphatic, Mediastinum, and Diaphragm
  23. Digestive System
  24. Urinary and Male Genital Systems
  25. Reproductive, Intersex Surgery, Female Genital System, and Maternity Care and Delivery
  26. Endocrine and Nervous Systems
  27. Eye, Ocular Adnexa, Auditory, and Operating Microscope
  28. Radiology
  29. Pathology/Laboratory
  30. Medicine
  31. Inpatient Coding

Appendix A: Reports

Appendix B: Answers to Workbook Questions