Best Physician 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. 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.
7. HCPCS 2021 Level II Professional Edition (HCPCS Level II (American Medical Assn))
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. 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.
11. 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.
12. 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.
13. MA Notes: Medical Assistant's Pocket Guide
Author: by Cindi Brassington MS CMA (AAMA)
F.A. Davis Company
A DAVIS’S NOTES BOOK!Awesome! As an instructor, I am recommending it to all of my students!! It has all the basics, especially helpful for externship! Online ReviewerA must-have for every Medical Assistant!Amazing! A must-have for every Medical Assistant.
Current up-to-date information. It never leaves my side.Highly recommend. Online ReviewerAmazing product Highly recommended to everyone in the medical field. Perfect size to keep in your scrub pocket or on your name badge. Lots of very useful information to keep on hand.
Very well-made product that will last.Online Reviewer? The perfect pocket-sized reference for the classroom, externship and practice. This handy guide provides all the commonly used, but rarely memorized information you need in both the front and back officefrom normal lab values and common medical abbreviations to dosage calculations, triage questions, and more.
14. Occupational Therapy Examination Review Guide
Author: by Caryn R. Johnson MS OTR/L FAOTA
F.A. Davis Company
Be prepared for the latest NBCOT exam! Rely on the guide that has helped thousands of students pass their exams with exactly the practice they need. The 4th Edition mirrors the latest NBCOT exam blueprint and the question formatsmultiple-choice and simulation at the difficulty level and in the decision-making style of the actual exam.
More than 1,000 questions in five practice exams help you identify your strengths and weaknesses while you improve your test-taking performance.Access more online. Redeem the Plus Code inside new, printed texts to access a wealth of DavisPlus resources. You’ll find your Davis Digital Version, your complete text online, nine clinical simulation tests, and three practice exams, each featuring a clinical simulation followed by 170 multiple-choice questions as well as prompt and response-type questions covering evaluation, treatment, intervention, and professional practice800 questions in all.
“The key to passing the test is not only knowledge, but practicing taking multiple-choice questions, and these questions most closely match the ones on the exam. I think that this is the best exam review guide on the market.”Paula Kramer, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia “The greatest strength of these review questions is that there are so many questions rich in diverse material and that the questions are so similar to the questions on the actual exam.
15. CPT 2021 Professional Codebook and CPT QuickRef App Package
Author: by AMA
The best print and digital sources for every CPT(R) coding decision can be found in this new package that includes one spiral-bound copy of CPT(R) 2021 Professional and free access to all premium content available in the CPT(R) QuickRef app.
Premium app content includes the following: Coding and Billing Pack. Use your mobile device to access all CPT codes, AMA and CMS ’95, ’97, and new 2021 office & outpatient visit E/M guidelines, applicable modifiers, procedural illustrations, clinical examples and links to relevant CPT(R) Assistant articles.
CPT Assistant Archive. Access the full content of all CPT Assistant articles (1990-2020) using your mobile device. The CPT QuickRef app Premium Content (2021 code set information & CPT(R) Assistant articles) are accessible on iOS and Android mobile devices by scanning the QR code affixed to the back of the codebook that comes with this package.
The fully loaded CPT QuickRef app combines the best of AMA’s CPT content with billing tools to help improve the accuracy and efficiency of the work you perform. FEATURES AND BENEFITSFeatures of the CPT QuickRef app with premium content include: Updated E/M Wizard – New 2021 guidelines for coding office & outpatient visits by time and medical decision makingThe latest information – Receive updates from the cloud when new RVUs and proprietary laboratory analysis (PLA) codes are released or when technical corrections are made to 2021 CPT codesTwo editions of the CPT code set – Easily navigate between 2020 and 2021 code sets to ensure the codes in use during a patient visit are recognized at the time of the year-end code transitionFavorites – Select the codes you use most and save them to your favorites listFacility and non-facility RVUs – Use federal data on facility and non-facility work and practice expense valuesGPCIs – Set your region’s geographic practice cost index to calculate accurate Medicare payment for each procedureGlobal days – Reference the number of global days CMS assigns to a given procedureColor illustrations – Better understand complex procedures with AMA-created illustrationsClear references to CPT(R) Assistant articles – View article titles instead of date and page number references found in other resources