Best Medical Assistants Books
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1. CPT 2021 Professional Edition (CPT / Current Procedural Terminology (Professional Edition))
Author: by AMA
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Org and we will ensure you are provided with an authentic copy. CPT(R) 2021 Professional Edition is the definitive AMA-authored resource to help health care professionals correctly report and bill medical procedures and services. Providers want accurate reimbursement. Payers want efficient claims processing.
2. ICD-10-CM 2021: The Complete Official Codebook (ICD-10-CM the Complete Official Codebook)
Author: by AMA
ICD-10-CM 2021: The Complete Official Codebook provides the entire updated code set for diagnostic coding, organized to make the challenge of accurate coding easier. This codebook is the cornerstone for establishing medical necessity, determining coverage and ensuring appropriate reimbursement. Each of the 21 chapters in the Tabular List of Diseases and Injuries is organized to provide quick and simple navigation to facilitate accurate coding.
The book also contains supplementary appendixes including a coding tutorial, pharmacology listings, a list of valid three-character codes and additional information on Z-codes for long-term drug use and Z-codes that can only be used as a principal diagnosis. Official coding guidelines for 2021 are bound into this codebook.
FEATURES AND BENEFITSFull list of code changes. Quickly see the complete list of new, revised, and deleted codes affecting theFY 2021 codes, including a conversion table and code changes by specialty. QPP symbol in the tabular section. The symbol identifies diagnosis codes associated with Quality Payment Program (QPP) measures under MACRA.
3. ICD-10-PCS 2021 Expert – (Spiral)
Author: by OPTUM360
The ICD-10-PCS Expert is our spiral bound version of ICD-10-PCS with snap tabs to allow faster referencing of procedural terms in the index and sections in the tabular. It contains the complete ICD-10-PCS code set and all of the supplementary appendixes required for reporting of inpatient procedures.
In addition, you will find the familiar Optum360 coding and reimbursement alerts you have come to rely upon, including the Medicare Code Edits (MCE) and ICD-10 MS-DRG edits. Intuitively organized into 17 sections of code tables with supplementary definitions tables and device and body part keys, the Optum360 ICD-10-PCS codebook sets the standard for coding accuracy, which is the cornerstone of healthcare analytics and revenue cycle management.
Key Features and Benefits: Optum360 Edge Color-coding and symbols for Medicare Code Edits. Includes our hallmark color-coding and symbols identifying ICD-10 MS-DRG MCEs for non-covered procedures, limited coverage procedures, combination only procedures, non-operating room procedures affecting MS-DRG assignment, non-operating room procedures NOT affecting MS-DRG assignment, and hospital acquired condition (HAC) related procedures.
4. Medical Assistant Exam Prep: Your All-In-One Guide to the CMA & RMA Exams (Kaplan Medical Assistant)
Author: by Kaplan Nursing
Kaplan’s Medical Assistant Exam Prep provides the in-depth content, comprehensive review, and targeted practice you need to pass the Certified Medical Assistant and Registered Medical Assistant exams. Whether you’re a first-time test taker or you’re studying for recertification, Kaplan’s up-to-date content and proven test-taking strategies will help you face the exam with confidence.
Kaplan is so certain that Medical Assistant Exam Prep offers all the knowledge you need to pass the exam that we guarantee it: After studying with the book, you’ll score higher on your medical assistant examor you’ll get your money back.
Comprehensive ReviewReview of all tested subjects for the CMA and RMA examsDiagnostic test to help you target areas for score improvement and make the most of your study timeFull-length practice test with 300 questionsEnd-of-chapter quizzes with detailed answer explanationsCase studybased practice questions to develop your critical thinking skillsNew discussions including: the medical assistant’s role in emergency preparedness and the Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) model of careUpdated discussions including: electronic health records (EHRs), personal health records (PHRs), and patient rights; guidelines for reporting healthcare data breaches; billing procedures; and day-to-day electronic communications in the medical officeExpert GuidanceExpert advice on building and maintaining professional credentialsUpdated career resources and a guide to the certification processWe invented test prepKaplan (www.Kaptest.
5. ICD-10-CM 2021 Expert for Hospitals with Guidelines – (Spiral) (ICD-10-CM Expert for Hospitals)
Author: by OPTUM360
The ICD-10-CM Expert for Hospitals, uses our hallmark features and format, making the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier for acute care and long-term care hospitals (LTCH). This code book contains the complete ICD-10-CM code set, MCEs, and ICD-10 MS-DRG edits with symbols identifying codes for comorbidities/complications (CC) and major comorbidities/complications (MCC).
Also identified are hospital acquired conditions (HAC) and CMS hierarchical condition categories (HCC). Guaranteed delivery before October 1, 2020. This edition will have the updated 2021 Coding Guidelines within the book. Key Features and Benefits: Optum360 Edge Intuitive features and format. Visual alerts, including color-coding and symbols that identify coding notes and instructions, additional character requirements, placeholder X, Medicare Code Edits (MCE), manifestation codes, HCCs, QPP, and unspecified codes.Coding tips.
Coding tips are reviewed and updated, and assist in appropriate code selection. Clinical definitions. Clinical definitions help provide a better understanding of complex ICD-10-CM diagnostic terms. List of code changes and conversion table. A list of all 2021 new, revised, and deleted codes to identify at a glance code changes, plus an ICD-10-CM conversion table from the new and changed codes to the code previously used.
6. Coaching Psychology Manual
Author: by Margaret Moore
Prepare for Wellcoaches certification and your career as a health and wellness coach with Coaching Psychology Manual, 2e . Now in full color and, examples, and real-life scenarios, this comprehensive guide covers techniques and concepts for supporting clients in changing the behaviors and mindsets needed to thrive in all areas of wellness, including fitness, nutrition, weight, mind/body, stress, and management of life issues that impact well-being.
Reviewed by the American College of Sports Medicine , the gold standard in credentialing health and fitness professionals, exercise and weight guidelines, sports medicine, ensures quality, currency, and accuracy. Examples of coaching dialogs, specific to the skills discussed offer additional insights and perspectives on effective coaching practices.Important!
Boxes draw attention to must-know information for facilitating productive and powerful client sessions.Don’t forget… Boxes highlight critical points to keep in mind while building relationships with clients. Review and discussion topics give you a chance to practice chapter concepts.
7. Medical Terminology Systems: A Body Systems Approach
Author: by Barbara A. Gylys BS MEd CMA-A (AAMA)
F.A. Davis Company
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Medical Language Lab for Medical Terminology Systems, 8th Edition www.MedicalLanguageLab. Com Instant Access: 978-0-8036-6124-0 Access Card: 978-0-8036-6112-7 A word building and body systems approach! A true blend of words, art, and technology, Medical Terminology Systems + The Medical Language Lab work together to create an immersive, multimedia experience that tracks your progress until you’ve mastered the language of medicine.
Medical Terminology Systems, 8th Edition You’ll begin by learning the parts of words roots, combining forms, suffixes, and prefixes. Then, use your understanding of word parts to learn medical terminology. Mnemonic devices and engaging, interactive activities make word-building fun and easy, ensuring you retain the information you need for success.
8. HCPCS 2021 Level II Professional Edition (HCPCS Level II (American Medical Assn))
Author: by AMA
Organized for quick and accurate coding, HCPCS Level II 2021 Professional Edition codebook includes the most current Healthcare Common Procedure Coding System (HCPCS) codes and regulations, which are essential references needed for accurate medical billing and maximum permissible reimbursement. This professional edition includes such features as Netter’s Anatomy illustrations, dental codes, and Ambulatory Surgical Center (ASC) payment and status indicators.
FEATURES AND BENEFITSFull-color Netter’s Anatomy illustrations clarify complex anatomic information and how it affects coding. At-a-glance code listings and distinctive symbols identify all new, revised, reinstated and deleted codesfor 2021. The American Hospital Association Coding Clinic(R) for HCPCS citations provides sources for informationabout specific codes and their usage.
Convenient spiral binding provides easy access in practice settings. Quantity feature highlights units of service allowable per patient, per day, as listed in the Medically UnlikelyEdits (MUEs) for enhanced accuracy on claims. Drug code annotations identify brand-name drugs as well as drugs that appear on the National Drug Class(NDC) directory and other Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved drugs.
9. ICD-10-PCS 2021: The Complete Official Codebook
Author: by AMA
ICD-10-PCS 2021: The Complete Official Codebook contains the complete ICD-10-PCS code set and supplementary appendixes required for reporting inpatient procedures. This illustrated codebook presents the code set in 17 sections of tables arranged by general procedure type. Tables within the extensive Medical and Surgical section are additionally sectioned out by body system, indicated by color-coded page borders.
ICD-10-PCS contains classifications for procedures, devices and technologies. FEATURES AND BENEFITSSummary of changes. Quickly see how additions and deletions affect each section of ICD-10-PCS. Complete 2021 ICD-10-PCS code set. The code set is organized in 17 sections. Each section contains a code table by which a code can be built through character selections that reflect the procedure performed.
A character meanings table and citations to American Hospital Association’s Coding Clinic start each section. Official coding guidelines. Learn how to use the code set appropriately following the guidelines specific for each section.Illustrations. The full-color illustrations provide a visual explanation of anatomy and procedural approach.
10. Kaplan and Sadock's Synopsis of Psychiatry: Behavioral Sciences/Clinical Psychiatry
Author: by Benjamin J. Sadock
The Best-Selling Resource in Psychiatry Noe Updated with DSM-5The New and thoroughly updated 11th edition of Kaplan and Sadock’s Synopsis of Psychiatry: Behavioral Sciences/Clinical Psychiatry is a complete overview of the entire field of psychiatry for clinicians, residents, students, and all others who provide mental health care.
In this best-selling textbook in psychiatry for over 40 years, the reader will find a thorough discussion of both the behavioral sciences and clinical psychiatry. The 11th edition integrates all the DSM-5 criteria and provides a detailed and comprehensive overview of treatment methods for every known mental disorder.
The 11th edition is set apart from any other reference you have and includes:DSM-5 diagnostic tables on every major psychiatric disorder. A psychopharmacology section organized according to mechanisms of action and updated to include all of the New drugs including those in preparation.
Extensive use of case studies and illustrations to enhance the learning experience. The most current treatment methods including a description of all Newly introduced psychotherapeutic techniques. A completely revised section on neurocognitive disorders organized along the DSM-5 model. An updated and expanded section on child psychiatry; now includes a guide to diagnosis and treatment of autism spectrum disorder and other disorders of childhood.
11. Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice: A Practical Approach
Author: by Virginia Poole Arcangelo PhD CRNP
Be ready to prescribe and administer drugs safely and effectivelyand grasp all the vitals of pharmacologywith the fully updated Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice, 4th edition . Written by pharmacology nursing experts, this easy-to-read text offers proven frameworks for treating more than 50 common diseases and disorders.
Learn how to identify disorders, review possible therapies, then prescribe and monitor drug treatment, accurately. Based on current evidence and real-life patient scenarios, this is the perfect pharmacology learning guide and on-the-spot clinical resource. Absorb the key principles and practical methods for accurate prescribing and monitoring, with …
NEW chapter on Parkinson’s disease , osteoarthritis, and rheumatoid arthritisNEW and updated therapies, and updated and additional case studies, with sample questionsNEW content on the impacts of the Affordable Care ActUpdated chapters on complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) and pharmacogenomicsUpdated evidence-based algorithms and drug tables Listing uses, mechanisms, adverse effects, drug interactions, contraindications, and monitoring parameters, organized by drug class; quick access to generic and trade names and dosagesQuick-scan format organizes information by body systemChapter features include:Brief overview Pathophysiology of each disorder, and relevant classes of drugsMonitoring Patient Response section What to monitor, and whenPatient Education section Includes information on CAM for each disorderDrug Overview tables Usual dose, contraindications and side effects, and special considerationsAlgorithms Visual cues on how to approach treatmentUpdated Recommended Order of Treatment tables First-, second- and third-line drug therapies for each disorderAnswers to Case Study Questions for each disorder Strengthens critical thinking skillsSelecting the Most Appropriate Agent section The thought process for choosing an initial drug therapyPrinciples of Therapeutics unit Avoiding medication errors; pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics; impact of drug interactions and adverse events; principles of pharmacotherapy for pediatrics, pregnancy/lactation, and geriatricsDisorders units Pharmacotherapy for disorders in various body systemsPharmacotherapy in Health Promotion unit Smoking cessation, immunizations, weight managementWomen’s Health unit Including contraception, menopause, and osteoporosisIntegrative Approach to Patient Care unit Issues to consider when presented with more than one diagnosisStandard pharmacotherapeutics text for nurse practitioners, students, and physician assistantsAncillaries Case Study answers, multiple choice questions and answers for every chapter, PowerPoints, Acronyms List
12. Case Files Obstetrics and Gynecology, Fifth Edition
Author: by Eugene Toy
Publisher’s Note: Products purchased from Third Party sellers are not guaranteed by the publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. SHARPEN YOUR CRITICAL THINKING SKILLS AND IMPROVE PATIENT CAREExperience with clinical cases is key to mastering the art and science of medicine and ultimately to providing patients with competent clinical care.
Case Files: Obstetrics & Gynecology provides 60 true-to-life cases that illustrate essential concepts in obstetrics and gynecology. Each case includes an easy-to-understand discussion correlated to key concepts, definitions of key terms, clinical pearls, and USMLE-style review questions to reinforce your learning. With Case Files, you’ll learn instead of memorize.
Learn from 60 high-yield cases, each with board-style questions Master key concepts with clinical pearls
13. A Comprehensive Review for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants
Author: by Claire O'Connell
Prepare for PANCE or PANRE with the most trusted review tool! Developed and endorsed by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) and the Physician Assistant Education Association (PAEA), A Comprehensive Review for the Certification and Recertification Examinations for Physician Assistants offers you dependable assistance in mastering the core information you need to know to pass the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) or the Physician Assistant National Recertifying Exam (PANRE).
Make sure your knowledge is current through meticulous updates reflecting the latest developments, validated for accuracy by respected subject matter experts. Study efficiently by reviewing high-yield, outline-format summaries of all essential concepts. Test your knowledge with hundreds of review questions based on the blueprint of the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), along with explanations of the correct answers.
Get even more preparation and experience with additional review questions and answers on thePoint, as well as access to a self-assessment CME post-test on AAPA Learning Central.
14. ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Coding Handbook with Answers 2021
Author: by Nelly Leon-Chisen
The ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS Coding Handbook is the only guide published in collaboration with the Central Office on ICD-10-CM/PCS of the American Hospital Association. ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS are the HIPAA code set standards for diagnosis and inpatient procedures in the U.S.
Handbook content reflects revisions of the Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting as well as AHA Coding Clinic for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS content published through May 2020. The handbook s format and style of presentation follows that of previous editions inspired by the Faye Brown approach to coding instruction.
The text leads students to logical answers and provides primary supporting sources. This logical approach has enabled the Handbook to become the most popular textbook for training hospital and physician office coding professionals. More than 50 four-color illustrations of anatomy and common disorders and procedures make it easier for readers to remember and absorb complex information.