Best Medical History & Records 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. Bates' Guide To Physical Examination and History Taking (Lippincott Connect)
Author: by Lynn S. Bickley MD FACP
Confidently Perform Accurate, Efficient, and Effective Physical Examinations. Master the techniques for successful physical examinations with the #1 choice for complete, authoritative guidance. This highly regarded text includes fully illustrated, step-by-step techniques that outline the correct performance of the physical examination and an easy-to-follow two-column format that correlates examination techniques on the left and abnormalities (clearly indicated in red) with differential diagnoses on the right.
NEW Expanded Unit 1 provides an overview of the components of the patient encounter and helps you ensure the most effective information-gathering and decision-making approaches. NEW Key terms are bolded in chapters and correspond to an online glossary with definitions. UPDATED Expanded coverage of special populations familiarizes you with important approaches for persons who identify as LGBTQ, persons with physical disabilities, and diverse populations throughout the life cycle.
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. Bates' Pocket Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking (Lippincott Connect)
Author: by Lynn S. Bickley MD FACP
Lippincott Connect Featured Title Purchase the new print edition of this Lippincott Connect title includes lifetime access to the digital version of the book, plus related materials such as videos and multiple-choice Q&A and self-assessments. This updated ninth edition of the leading medical physical examination pocket guide available today provides concise, authoritative guidance on how to perform the patient interview, physical examination, and other core assessments.
This trusted pocket-sized reference includes fully illustrated, step-by-step techniques, retaining the easy-to-follow two-column format that correlates examination techniques on the left and abnormalities (clearly indicated in red) with differential diagnoses on the right. Now featuring an enhanced design, new content, and new student-friendly learning aids, Bates’ Pocket Guide to Physical Examination and History Taking, Ninth Edition, is the ideal quick-reference resource for today’s medical, PA, pharmacy, and nursing students.NEW!
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. Medical Billing & Coding For Dummies
Author: by Karen Smiley
The definitive guide to starting a successful career in medical billing and coding With the healthcare sector growing at breakneck speedit’s currently the largest employment sector in the U.S. And expanding fastmedical billing and coding specialists are more essential than ever.
These critical experts, also known as medical records and health information technicians, keep systems working smoothly by ensuring patient billing and insurance data are accurately and efficiently administered. This updated edition provides everything you need to beginand then excel inyour chosen career.
From finding the right study course and the latest certification requirements to industry standard practices and insider tips for dealing with government agencies and insurance companies, Medical Billing & Coding For Dummies has you completely covered. Find out about the flexible employment options available and how to qualify Understand the latest updates to the ICD-10 Get familiar with ethical and legal issues Discover ways to stay competitive and get ahead The prognosis is goodget this book today and set yourself up with the perfect prescription for a bright, secure, and financially healthy future!
7. Guide to Clinical Documentation
Author: by Debra D. Sullivan PhD RN PA-C
F.A. Davis Company
Understand the when, why, and how! Here’s your guide to developing the skills you need to master the increasing complex challenges of documenting patient care. Step by step, a straightforward how-to’ approach teaches you how to write SOAP notes, document patient care in office and hospital settings, and write prescriptions.
You’ll find a wealth of examples, exercises, and instructions that make every point clear and easy to understand. See what practitioners and students are saying online Definitely worth the purchase. This is a guide which will stay with you during your whole nursing program…
So do not rent you must buy it and think of it as a documentation bible! Barbie Great resource for NP/PA school. Purchased this for my NP program. The book made writing SOAP notes and H&Ps very simple!
Would recommend as a great resourceDr. Jon Love this! Right down to it charting instructions and guidance. Even discusses codes and other factors of charting I had not taken into such deep account before. This book helped me understand how much more charting, other than SOAP’s, must be completed for compliance standards.
8. Medical Terminology & Anatomy for Coding
Author: by Betsy J. Shiland MS RHIA CCS CPC CPHQ CTR CHDA CPB
Medical Terminology & Anatomy for Coding, 4th Edition is unlike any other medical terminology textbook on the market! With interspersed ICD-10 and CPT coding guidelines and notes, electronic medical records, and integrated exercises, it combines anatomy and physiology coverage with the latest medical terminology needed by coders and coding students.
The ICD-10-CM classification system serves as the structure for organizing diseases and disorders, with carefully drawn, well-labelled illustrations to help you visualize the associated anatomy. A new Infectious Disease Process Basics appendix provides the terminology and physiology of infectious diseases.
Updated CPT coding information indicates where physician coding differs from ICD-10 coding.UNIQUE! Anatomy and physiology content covers everything students need to know to code in ICD-10-CM, ICD-10-PCS, and CPT.UNIQUE! Pathology terms organized by ICD-10 disease and disorder categories allow students to learn terms in the same order they are presented in the coding manual.UNIQUE!
9. 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.
10. Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing (Stedman's Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions & Nursing)
Author: by Stedman's
Featuring more than 56,000 entries, this thoroughly updated Seventh Edition contains the medical terminology used in more than 30 of today’s fastest growing health profession areasplus comprehensive inclusion of entries suited for the nursing field. The book includes 1,000 enriched color images and photographs, a glossy insert with detailed images by Anatomical Chart Company, more than 65 appendices, and cut thumb tabs for quick A-to-Z reference.
More than 70 leading consultants from health professions and nursing contributed to the enhancements of this edition. Also included with the purchase is a free one-year subscription to Stedman’s Online: Stedman’s Medical Dictionary for the Health Professions and Nursing , which includes all the content from the print dictionary, as well as access to 5,600 images, more than 48,000 audio pronunciations, and 48 live action videos; along with a free version of Stedman’s Plus Medical/Pharmaceutical Spellchecker (a $99.00 value).
11. ICD-10-CM 2021 Expert for Physicians with Guidelines (Spiral) (ICD-10-CM Expert for Physicians (Spiral))
Author: by Optum360
The ICD-10-CM Expert for Physicians, uses our hallmark features and format, making facing the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier. Developed specifically to meet the needs of physicians, the Optum360 codebook contains the complete ICD-10-CM code set, which is the cornerstone for establishing medical necessity, determining coverage, and ensuring appropriate reimbursement.
Symbols in the tabular section identify codes associated with CMS quality payment program (QPP) measures and CMS hierarchical condition categories (HCC) used in risk adjustment (RA) coding. Guaranteed delivery before October 1, 2020. This edition will contain 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. Updated Coding tips.
12. Fordney's Medical Insurance, 15e
Author: by Linda Smith CPC CPC-1 CEMC PCS CMBS
Get the hands-on practice you need to succeed as an insurance billing specialist! Corresponding to the chapters in Fordney’s Medical Insurance and Billing, 15th Edition, Medical Insurance Online provides convenient review and practice in key areas such as diagnostic coding, procedural coding, paper and electronic claims, Medicare, HIPAA, and bill collection strategies.
Exercises and activities let you apply insurance concepts to common billing and coding tasks. With 20 learning modules, MIO ensures that you will make an easier transition from the classroom to the workplace. Interactive exercises and activities provide frequent opportunities to recall and recognize medical insurance concepts.
Gradable quizzes and exams provide you with proof of mastery and highlight areas which may require further study. Claims processing activities help you understand how crucial completing a clean claim form is for both the patient and the medical office.
Reading references connect this online course with the Fordney’s Medical Insurance and Billing textbook, providing practice with applying the book’s concepts.NEW! Thorough module updates reflect the latest information in claim submission methods, challenges with Medicare, and diagnostic coding.NEW!
13. Buck's Step-by-Step Medical Coding, 2021 Edition – Text and Workbook Package
Author: by Elsevier
Accurately report supplies and services for physician, hospital outpatient, and ASC settings with the 2021 HCPCS Level II Professional. Use this comprehensive reference for the HCPCS code set that focuses on management of reimbursement. This user-friendly book guides any coder confidently through current modifiers, code changes, additions, and deletions with information as dictated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Key Features and Benefits: Comprehensive code updates Table of Drugs. Locate both generic and brand-name drugs and their corresponding codes based on the amount and route of administration. Code level documentation tips. When appropriate, guidance is provided to assist correct coding.
APC status indicators and ASC designation symbols. Determine which codes are payable under OPPS and which codes enable billing using ASC groupings, as well as how to accurately use each to help ensure appropriate billing and reimbursement. Comprehensive Drug Information.
15. HCPCS 2021 Level II Expert – (Spiral) (HCPCS Level II Expert (Spiral))
Author: by Optum360
Accurately report supplies and services for physician, hospital outpatient, and ASC settings with the 2021 HCPCS Level II Expert. Use this comprehensive reference for the HCPCS code set that focuses on management of reimbursement. This user-friendly book guides any coder confidently through current modifiers, code changes, additions, and deletions with information as dictated by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS).
Key Features and Benefits: Most complete HCPCS code set available. Find information on codes from sources that generate HCPCS codes, including CMS, OPPS addendum B, and the Medicare fee schedule.Table of Drugs. Locate both generic and brand-name drugs and their corresponding codes based on the amount and route of administration.Glossary of terms.
Increase your understanding of HCPCS codes to improve coding accuracy.Special appendixes. Get additional information, such as the deleted codes crosswalk (Expert and Updateable only). Access to Medically Unlikely Edits (MUE). Improve accuracy of claims by ensuring compliance with the CMS program through easy access to codes and their associated MUE units (downloadable).