CPT 2018: Professional Edition (Cpt / Current Procedural Terminology (Professional Edition))

ISBN-13: 9781622026005
ISBN-10: 1622026004
Edition: Spi Pro
Author: American Medical Association
Publication date: 2017
Publisher: American Medical Association
Format: Spiral-bound 1000 pages
Category: Medical
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Book details

ISBN-13: 9781622026005
ISBN-10: 1622026004
Edition: Spi Pro
Author: American Medical Association
Publication date: 2017
Publisher: American Medical Association
Format: Spiral-bound 1000 pages
Category: Medical

Summary

Acknowledged author American Medical Association wrote CPT 2018: Professional Edition (Cpt / Current Procedural Terminology (Professional Edition)) comprising 1000 pages back in 2017. Textbook and eTextbook are published under ISBN 1622026004 and 9781622026005. Since then CPT 2018: Professional Edition (Cpt / Current Procedural Terminology (Professional Edition)) textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price or rent at the marketplace.

Description

CPT 2018 Professional Edition is the definitive AMA-authored resource to help health care professionals correctly report and bill medical procedures and services. Providers want accurate reimbursement. Payers want efficient claims processing. Since the CPT code set is a dynamic, ever changing standard, an outdated codebook does not suffice. Correct reporting and billing of medical procedures and services begins with CPT 2018 Professional Edition. Only the AMA, with the help of physicians and other experts in the health care community, creates and maintains the CPT code set. No other publisher can claim that. No other codebook can provide the official guidelines to code medical services and procedures properly.
New for 2018!
New modifiers added to Appendix A
Editorial revisions of the code ranges located in the parenthetical notes for reseqenced codes to provide more succinct ranges
The addition of proprietary laboratory analyses (PLA) codes at the end of the Pathology/Laboratory section
An update of all procedural illustrations from spot color to full color
More detailed section titles and section labeling to improve code look up
Features and Benefits
The CPT® 2018 Professional Edition codebook covers hundreds of code, guideline and text changes and features:
CPT Changes, CPT Assistant, and Clinical Examples in Radiology citations provides cross-referenced information in
popular AMA resources that can enhance your understanding of the CPT code set
A comprehensive index aids you in locating codes related to a specific procedure, service, anatomic site, condition,
synonym, eponym or abbreviation to allow for a clearer, quicker search
Anatomical and procedural illustrations help improve coding accuracy and understanding of the anatomy and
procedures being discussed
Coding tips throughout each section improve your understanding of the nuances of the code set
Enhanced codebook table of contents allows users to perform a quick search of the codebook s entire content
without being in a specific section
Section-specific table of contents provides users with a tool to navigate more effectively through each section s codes
Summary of additions, deletions and revisions provides a quick reference to 2018 changes without having to refer to
previous editions
Multiple appendices offer quick reference to additional information and resources that cover such topics as modifiers,
clinical examples, add-on codes, vascular families, multianalyte assays and telemedicine services
18 comprehensive E/M code selection tables aid physicians and coders in assigning the most appropriate evaluation
and management codes
Adhesive section tabs allow you to flag those sections and pages most relevant to your work

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