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Take Advantage of the Latest Coding Clinic’s Advice on Correctly Reporting Laboratory, Pathology, and Radiology Encounters

AHA Coding Clinic® for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS, Vol. 4, No. 1, updates your coding skills for appropriately reporting outpatient laboratory, pathology, and radiology encounters. The issue supplies various questions and answers to assist you with coding real-world cases. Plus, the issue also includes various clinical examples for reporting screening colonoscopy and external heart assist devices. 


To get spot-on guidance on these topics and more, simply type a code or keyword into SuperCoder’s AHA Coding Clinic® search box to update your skills:

  • Colonoscopy, Screening, Surveillance, and Follow-Up: D12.6, Z09, Z12.11, Z86.010
  • External Heart Assist Device: 02HA3RS, 02HA3RZ, 02PA3RZ, 5A0221D
  • Outpatient Laboratory, Pathology, and Radiology Encounters: C44.319, C67.9, C92.10, D24.1, D64.9, K44.9, N20.0, R31.9, R53.1, R53.83.

The latest Coding Clinic® also includes its targeted Ask the Editor section, providing answers for specific scenarios for reporting ICD-10-CM/ICD-10-PCS codes for tumor debulking and peritoneal ablation, Alzheimer’s disease and dementia, central catheter placement in the femoral vein, and many more. To find the help you need, search for codes and keywords like these on SuperCoder’s AHA Coding Clinic® tool:


  • Hyperplastic Colon Polyp: Z86.010, Z87.19
  • Implantation of a SynCardia Total Artificial Heart: 02PA0RZ, 02RK0JZ, 02RL0JZ
  • Palliative Care: Z51.5
  • Pulmonary Vein Stenosis: 02QS0ZZ, 02QT0ZZ.