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CODING WEEK 1

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CD-9-CM WAS ADOPTED IN ___ AS THE OFFICIAL CLASSIFICATION SYSTEM FOR ASSIGNING CODES TO DIAGNOSES AND PROCEDURES.
1979
THE ICD-9-CM WAS ORIGINALLY PUBLISHED AS ___ VOLUMES.
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THE US DEPT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES AGENCIES RESPONSIBLE FOR OVERSEEING ALL CHANGES AND MODIFICATIONS TO ICD-9-CM ARE ___ AND ______.
NCHS AND DHHS
REQUIRES ALL CODE SETS TO BE implemented immediately so accurate codes are reported on claims.VALID AT THE TIME SERVICES ARE PROVIDED, WHICH MEANS THAT MIDYEAR (APRIL 1) AND OND-OF-YEAR (OCT 1) coding updates must be
MMA
UPDATEABLE CODING MANUALS, WHICH PUBLISHES OFFER AS A ANNUAL ____ SERVICE, ARE POPULAR BECAUSE CODES CAN REMOVE OUTDATED PAGES AND INSERT UPDATED PAGES INTO BINDERS.
SUBSCRIPTION
THE CODING PROCESS IS AUTOMATED WHEN COMPUTERIZED OR WEB-BASED ___ SOFTWARE IS USED INSTEAD OF CODING BOOKS TO LOCATE CODES MANUALLY; THE CODER USES THE SOFTWARE'S SEARCH FEATURE TO LOCATE AND VERIFY CODES.
ENCODER
THE MANDATED REPORTING OD ICD-9-CM DIAGNOSIS CODES ON MEDICARE CLAIMS WAS IMPLEMENTED BY THE _____.
MCCA
REPORTING ICD-9-CM CODES ON SUBMITTED CLAIMS INSURES THE ____ OFPROCEDURES AND SERVICES PROVIDED TO THE PATIENTS DURING AN ENCOUNTER, WHICH IS DEFINED AS THE DETERMINATION THAT A SERVICE ON PROCEDURE RENDERED IS REASONABLE AND NECESSARY FOR THE DIAGNOSIS OR TREATMENT OF AN ILLNESS OR INJURY.
MEDICALLY NECESSARY
A PATIENT IS SEEN IN THE OFFICE FOR THE FOLLOWING CONDITION: CHEST PAIN, CHRONIC HYPERTENSION AND CONTROLLED DIABETES MELLITUS. THE PROVIDER ORDERS A BLOOD GLUCOSE LEVEL, CHEST X-RAY, AND EKG. FOR MEDICAL NECESSITY, THE CHEST XRAY WOULD BE LINKED TO THE ____.
CHEST PAIN
A PATIENT IS SEEN IN THE HOSPITAL EMERGENCY DEPARTMENTFOR TREATMENT OF MULTIPLE LACERATIONS; THE PATIENT ALSO COMPLAINS OF DIZZINESS AND SEVERE HEADACHE THAT IS UNRELIEVED BY PAIN MEDICATIONS. THE EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT PHYSICIAN ORDERS A BRAIN SCAN AND PERFORMS AN EXTENSIVE SUTURING. FOR MEDICAL NECESSITY, THE SUTURING WOULD BE LINKED TO ____.
LACERATIONS
NOT CANCEROUS
BENIGN
DESCRIBES EXTERNAL CAUSES OF INJURY, POISONING, OR OTHER ADVERSE REACTIONS AFFECTING A PATIENTS HEALTH; E CODES ARE LOCATED IN A SUPPLEMENTARY CLASSIFICATION IN THE ICD-9-CM TABULAR LIST OF DISEASES.
E CODE
FACE TO FACE CONTACT BETWEEN A PATIENT AND A HEALTH CARE PROVIDER WHO ASSESSES AND TREATS THE PATIENTS CONDITION; MEDICARE USES THE THE TERM ENCOUNTER IN THE GUIDELINES FOR CODING AND REPORTING USING ICD-9-CM TO INDICATE ALL HEALTH CARE SETTINGS, INCLUDING INPATIENT HOSPITAL ADMISSIONS
ENCOUNTER
QUALIFYING WORD LISTED BELOW THE MAIN TERM IN THE ICD-9-CM INDEX TO DISEASES; LIST ALTERNATE SITES, ETIOLOGY OR CLINICAL STATUS.
ESSENTIAL MODIFIER
CAUSE OF DISEASE
ETIOLOGY
ALPHABETICAL LISTING OF ICD-9-CM MAIN TERMS OR CONDITIONS THAT ARE PRINTED IN BOLDFACED TYPE AND MAY BE EXPRESSED AS NOUNS, ADJECTIVES, OR EPONYMS
INDEX TO DESEASES
PRINTED IN BOLD FACED TYPE AND FOLLOWED BY ICD-9-CM NUMBER
MAIN TERM
CANCEROUS
MALIGNANT
NEW GROWTH, OR TUMOR, IN WHUCH CELL REPRODUCTION IS OUT OF CONTROL
NEOPLASM
QUALIFYING WORD CONTAINED IN PARENTHESES AFTER THE MAIN TERM IN THE ICD-9-CM INDEX TO DISEASES THAT DOES NOT HAVE TO BE INCLUDED IN THE DIAGNOSTIC OR PROCEDURAL STATEMENTFOR THE CODE NUMBER LISTED AFTER THE PARENTHESES TO BE ASSIGNED
NON ESSENTIAL MODIFIER
FOUR DIGIT ICD-9-CM DISEASE CODE OR THREE DIGIT ICD-9-CM PROCEDURE CODE WITHIN A CATEGORY; EACH SUBCATEGORY CODE CONTAINS A DECIMAL FOLLOWED BY ONE NUMBER
SUBCATEGORY CODE
SAME AS ESSENTIAL MODIFIER
SUBTERM
ARRANGES ICD-9-CM CODES AND DESCRIPTIONS IN NUMERICAL ORDER; CONTAINS 17 CHAPTERS, 2 SUPPLEMENTAL CLASSIFICATIONS, AND 4 APPINDICES
TABULAR LIST OF DISEASES
CLASSIFICATION IN THE ICD-9-CM TABUREPORTED FOR PATIENT ENCOUNTERS WHEN A CIRCUMSTANCE OTHER THAN DISEASE OR INJURY IS DOCUMENTED; V CODES ARE LOCATED IN A SUPPLEMENTARY LAR LIST OF DISEASES
V-CODES
THE ICD-9-CM _____ ARRANGES CODES AND DESCRIPYIONS IN NUMERICAL ORDER, AND IT CONTAINS 17 CHAPTERS THAT CLASSIFY DISEASES AND INJURIES, 2 SUPPLEMANTAL CLASSIFICATIONS, AND 4 APPENDICES
TABULAR LIST OF DX
THE GLOSSARY OF MENTAL DISORDERS APPENDIX, PREVIOUSLY FOUND IN ____ OF ICD-9-CM, PERMANENTLY REMOVED FROM ICD-9-CM AS OF OCT 1, 2004 BECAUSE ITS CONTENT CAN BE FOUND IN THE ____ PUBLISHED BY APA.
APPENDIX B AND DSM
THE CODES THAT ARE REPORTED FOR PATIENT ENCOUNTERS WHEN A CIRCUMSTANCE OTHER THAN DISEASE OR INJURY IS DOCUMENTED ARE CALLED _____.
V CODES
THE SUPPLEMANTARY CLASSIFICATION LOCATED IN THE ICD-9-CM TABULAR LIST OF DISEASES THAT DESCRIBES EXTERNAL CAUSE OF INJURY, POISONING , OR OTHER ADVERSE REACTIONS AFFECTING A PATIENTS'S HEALTH CONTAIN _____.
E CODES
APPENDIX A OF ICD-9-CM CONTAINS _____, WHICH ARE REPORTED TO THE STATE CANCER REGISTRIES.
M CODES
NEW GROWTHS, OR TUMORS, IN WHICH CELL REPRODUCTION IS OUT OF CONTROL, ARE CALLED _________.
NEOPLASMS
APPENDIX C OF ICD-9-CM, WHICH CONTAINS THE AMERICAN HOSPITAL FORMULARY SERVICES LIST NUMBER AND ITS ICD-9-CM EQUIVALENT CODE NUMBER, IS TITLED____.
DRUGS
APPENDIX D OF ICD-9-CM CONTAINS THE _____, WHICH IS BASED ON EMPLOYMENT INJURY STATISTICS ADAPTED BY THE TENTH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE OF LABOR STATISTICIANS.
INDUSTRIAL
APPENDIX E OF THE ICD-9-CM CONTAINS THE ____, WHICH ARE ORGANIZED BENEATH SECTION HEADINGS.
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