CWTC [Episode 72] Laminectomy Instrumentation, Rehab Admitting Diagnosis, PA Under Multiple Providers

On September 9, 2019, in CWTC, by AQ-IQ LLC

Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

CWTC [Episode 71] Dialysis Duration, Excisional Debridement and 7th Character for Comorbids in IRF

On August 26, 2019, in CWTC, by AQ-IQ LLC

Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten to twenty minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with […]

ICD-10

On August 1, 2018, in Documents, by AQ-IQ LLC

On October 1, 2015, the ICD-9 code sets used to report medical diagnoses and inpatient procedures were replaced by ICD-10 code sets. The transition to ICD-10 is required for everyone covered by the Health Insurance Portability Accountability Act (HIPAA). Please note, the change to ICD-10 does not affect CPT coding for outpatient procedures and physician services. Click […]

CWTC [Episode 38] IGC Selection, MCRP in PCS, Infusion vs Hydration

On May 21, 2018, in CWTC, by AQ-IQ LLC

Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals, physicians, auditors, payors and students. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® […]

Relieving the Pressure Part II: Coding Laminectomies in ICD-10 PCS

CWTC [Episode 17] PCS for Frozen Plasma, Polydactyly PCS, Diabetes with Manifestations in IRF

On July 31, 2017, in CWTC, Uncategorized, by AQ-IQ LLC

Welcome to Coffee with the Coder®, our conversation with Paula Digby and her team to address issues, observations and questions for Health Information Management professionals. You are invited to listen in for ten minutes every other Monday and to submit your favorite questions or comments for Coffee with the Coder® In this episode Heather Bryans […]

ICD-10-PCS: Sections and Terminology

Webinar “ICD-10-PCS: Cardiology, Cardiothoracic and Cardiovascular” Thursday May 22, 2014

On May 12, 2014, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Guest speaker Sheila Sylvan, VP of IMPACT Medical Consulting, brings a detailed look at coding for Cardiology, Cardiothoracic and Cardiovascular services in this one-hour webinar on Thursday, May 22, 2014. Many CV professionals seek resources and guidance to ensure effective transition to ICD-10-PCS.  This specialty-specific session highlights updates for key services in a practical “real-life” […]

ICD-10-PCS: How Much is Too Much?

On April 14, 2014, in Announcements, by AQ-IQ LLC

Since the vote by Congress to delay ICD-10, many in our industry have been in a sort of confusion and even frustration feeling like the training we’ve done so far has been in vain.  Take note however, NOTHING THAT YOU HAVE DONE WAS DONE IN VAIN!  Think about it this way: what you are doing […]