Certified Coding Specialist–Physician-based (CCS-P) Exam Preparation, Eighth Edition
Certified Coding Specialist–Physician-based CCS-P Exam Preparation, Eighth Edition
This edition is intended for those taking the CCS-P exam on or after May 1, 2018.
Whether you are a current student or already employed, Certified Coding Specialist—Physician-based (CCS-P) Exam Preparation provides you with the guidance and practice you need to successfully prepare for the CCS-P exam. The book includes four practice exams that are based on and organized by the CCS-P competency statements. The practice exams and medical cases have been updated with the 2018 code sets to allow you to prepare for the exam with confidence. Each practice exam includes 97 multiple choice questions and 8 medical cases that model the exam experience. The questions will help you determine whether you need knowledge or skill building in any of the eight domain areas included in the exam:
Domain 1: Clinical Documentation
Domain 2: Diagnosis Coding
Domain 3: Procedure Coding
Domain 4: Reporting Requirements for Provider Based Services
Domain 5: Data Quality and Management
Domain 6: Health Information Technology
Domain 7: Privacy, Confidentiality, Legal, and Ethical Issues
Domain 8: Compliance
Four complete practice exams based on the CCS-P competencies and tasks
52 inpatient and ambulatory medical cases
Online assessment contains 388 multiple choice questions
All answers include rationales and references to enhance learning
About the authors
Anita C. Hazelwood, EdD, RHIA, FAHIMA, is a professor, department chair, author, and leading expert in ICD-10-CM coding.
Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is an author, speaker, and expert in the field of physician office management, coding, and reimbursement for physician services.
Carol A. Venable, MPH, RHIA, FAHIMA, is a retired professor and HIM department head, an industry leader, and an expert in ICD-10-CM coding.