| Product Description
ICD-10-CM Professional for Physicians with our hallmark features and
format, makes facing the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier.
Developed specifically to meet the needs of physicians, this code book is the
cornerstone for establishing medical necessity, determining coverage, and
ensuring appropriate reimbursement. Use the code book that contains the complete
ICD-10-CM code set, official coding and reporting guidelines, plus the familiar
Optum360 coding and reimbursement alerts you have come to rely upon.|
FEATURES AND BENEFITS:
- New —
Optum360 Edge — Illustrations and
definitions in the tabular. Assign codes with confidence based on
illustrations and definitions designed to highlight key components of the
disease process or injury.
Edge — Intuitive
features and format. This edition includes all our visual
alerts, including our hallmark color-coding and symbols that identify coding
notes and instructions, additional character requirements, Medicare Code Edits
(MCEs), manifestation codes, other specified codes, and unspecified codes.
Edge — Coding guideline explanations and examples. Detailed explanations
and examples related to application of the ICD-10-CM chapter guidelines are
provided at the beginning of each chapter in the tabular section.
Edge — Muscle/tendon translation table. Use this table to determine muscle/tendon
action (flexor, extensor, other) which is a component of codes for acquired
conditions and injuries affecting the muscles and tendons
Edge — Placeholder X. This
icon, designed and used exclusively by Optum360, alerts the coder to an ICD-10-CM
convention — the use of a “placeholder X” for 3, 4, and 5 character codes
requiring a 7th character extension.