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Time for a Halloween Coding Fright-Fest!

Tuesday, October 23, 2018

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We’ve had some fun in the past with Halloween-themed codes, but there are still a few left, especially if we throw some ICD-11 into the witchy brew. Here’s a quick quiz to get you in the spooky spirit. How to Treat Problematic Arachnid Blood Vessels Stephen Spider comes into the office complaining about some veins […]

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Will You Ace This Gynecology Cervical-Health Coding Quiz?

Monday, July 16, 2018

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Knowing uterine and cervical anatomy, and the difference between conization and biopsy will go a long way toward helping you with loop electrode excision procedure (LEEP) claims and other gynecology claims. This quiz helps give you a check up on terms and procedures. Read the Questions Here You’ve got two options for this quiz. If […]

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CPT® 2018 Quiz: Can You Say Laparoscopic Esophagectomy Three Times Fast?

Friday, January 19, 2018

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Have you mastered which laparoscopic esophagectomy procedures match to the three new options in the CPT® 2018 code set? The descriptors for 43286-43288 are dense, packed with anatomic and surgical terms that sometimes hit the eight-syllable mark. So if you know which terms to look for in your documentation to help narrow down your code […]

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Are You an Anatomy Ace? This Chemo Quiz Will Tell

Thursday, May 4, 2017

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Let’s mix things up today with a little test. An article in Oncology & Hematology Coding Alert about intracavitary chemotherapy made me think about the importance of knowing anatomy when you need to pick an appropriate code. We often think about anatomy with ICD-10-CM codes, but it’s important for CPT® codes, too. That’s the inspiration […]

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ICD-10 Quick Quiz: What’s Your Thanksgiving Style?

Tuesday, November 15, 2016

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We’ve still got a little more than a week until Thanksgiving (although I had to double check after seeing my neighbor’s inflatable Santa village go up a couple of weeks ago). Here’s a just-for-fun ICD-10 quiz to predict how your Thanksgiving will go. 1. The day before Thanksgiving, you’re most likely to be: A. Cleaning […]

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