Consolidate the coding process with the one-stop resource developed exclusively for those who code for pediatrics. This comprehensive guide includes 2013 CPT® and ICD-9-CM code sets specific to pediatrics in an easy-to-use, one-page format. Each page has the CPT® code with its official description and a detailed illustration, as well as lay descriptions, coding tips, terminology, cross-coding, and national Medicare relative value units. Getting to the code information you need has never been so easy.
· Illustrated one-page format. All the information you need is on one illustrated page, including lay descriptions, coding tips, terms, cross-coding, and Medicare RVUs and Pub. 100 references.
· Organized by CPT® code. Essential procedures for pediatrics are listed by CPT® code, along with crosswalks ICD-9-CM diagnosis, procedure, and anesthesia codes.
· Easily determine fees for your practice and reinforce consistency in the charges. National Medicare relative value units for surgery codes and most diagnostic procedures are included.
· Avoid claim denials and/or audits. Medicare payer information provides the references to Pub. 100 guidelines, follow-up days, and assistant-at-surgery.
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