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Orthopedic Coding Alert


Straighten Out Your Spinal Coding With These Pointers

Remember the difference between vertebral segment, interspace. During her HEALTHCON 2020 presentation “Spinal Surgery Update 2020,” Lynn M. Anderanin, CPC, CPPM, CPC-I, CPMA, COSC, breaks down the basics of spinal anatomy coding, lending some context to the sometimes confusing terms that characterize this tricky part of the body. Read on for a primer on the basics of all things spinal. [...]