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Otolaryngology ICD-10 Handbook 2017


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CMS and CDC make up for years of status quo by adding thousands upon thousands of new codes and revisions!

There's no rest for the weary. While otolaryngology was not the hardest hit specialty, nor even the second hardest hit, you can't afford to ignore the 2017 ICD-10-CM and -PCS updates. You should also familiarize yourself with the numerous changes to the official guidelines.

Don't land in hot water by ignoring these changes being implemented October 1.

  • The CDC introduced 1974 new ICD-10-CM codes with 425 revisions
  • CMS introduced 3827 new ICD-10-PCS codes with 491 revisions
  • New guidelines have been added and confusing guidelines clarified in the 2017 Official Guidelines
  • You can no longer get away with incorrect codes just because they're in the right "code family"

Check out these great new features! TCI's Otolaryngology ICD-10 Handbook 2017, now includes:

  • Highlights of the ICD-10-CM & ICD-10-PCS new codes and revisions
  • Otolaryngology guidelines rewritten by TCI educators for ease of understanding
  • Overview of new codes and revisions that impact otolaryngology
  • 2017 Official Guidelines: ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS

Get a lock on all the updates that impact otolaryngology
Avoid denials and delays in payment with the expert advice on otolaryngology coding topics that you'll enjoy in the Otolaryngology ICD-10 Handbook 2017:

  • 2017 ICD-10 includes expanded options for hearing loss, tinnitus, and more
  • ICD-10-PCS brings more than 4000 new procedure codes
  • Discover how to code a procedure amenable to multiple root operations
  • ICD-10-PCS offers seven options for identifying the approach using 5th character
  • Laterality and approach determine PCS code for tympanostomy
  • Lymphadenopathy and lymphadenitis are not synonymous
  • Define acute, subacute, recurrent, and chronic to code sinusitis correctly
  • Type and cause factor into correct tonsillitis code options