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dmarsh - who has written 37 posts on SuperCoder Blog.

Deborah concentrates on coding and compliance for radiology and cardiology, including the tricky world of interventional procedures, as well as oncology and hematology. Since joining The Coding Institute in 2004, she’s also covered the ins and outs of coding for orthopedics, audiology, skilled nursing facilities (SNFs), and more.

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Step-by-Step Guide to Checking National Correct Coding Initiative Edits on SuperCoder

Tuesday, June 6, 2017

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CCI Edits Checker is one of the tools SuperCoder subscribers use the most, so here’s a quick instructional guide to help users make the most of this resource, including the color-coded results and RVU options.   Note: This guide is specific to the CCI Edits Checker for Medicare PTP practitioner edits, but Outpatient Facility Coder […]

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World No Tobacco Day – A Multispecialty View of Conditions Related to Tobacco Use

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

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7 Questions ID the Online Medical Code Search That’s Best for You

Friday, May 5, 2017

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When I first entered the coding world, printed coding manuals were the home of medical codes. Fast forward to today, and there are a lot of options if you prefer to find a code online instead. Here are some ideas on what to look for when choosing an online code search (don’t miss #6). 1. […]

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Women’s Health in Focus – ICD-10-CM Codes for Encounters and Conditions Commonly Reported for Female Patients

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

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What better time than International Women’s Day (March 8) to focus on women’s health? We’ve pulled together 15 common conditions and encounter-types in an ICD-10-CM infographic.

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Pinpoint Your CAD Code Fast Using This Convenient ICD-10 Table

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

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There are more than 3 million cases of coronary artery disease (CAD) in the U.S. each year, and that means you’re likely to see a lot of patients with this diagnosis at your practice. Under ICD-10, you have to sort through a long list of combination codes for CAD with angina pectoris before you make […]

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CPT® 2017 & Moderate Sedation: What Gastroenterology Coders Need to Know Now

Friday, January 27, 2017

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CPT® 2017: Quick-Look Epidural Injection Job Aid

Monday, January 9, 2017

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5 Ways to Get 2017 Off to a Bang!

Tuesday, December 13, 2016

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CPT® 2017 Mammography Coding Cheat Sheet!

Wednesday, December 7, 2016

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CPT® 2017 At-A-Glance: Transluminal Balloon Angioplasty

Friday, December 2, 2016

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