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ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice 2017 E-Book



ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice 2017 E-Book

The  ICD-10-CM Expert for Home Health and Hospice 2017 with our hallmark features and content is designed specifically to address the diagnosis coding challenges faced by home health agencies and outpatient hospice.   

Key Features and Benefits 

  • New — Optum360 EdgeIllustrations and definitions in the tabular. Assign codes with confidence based on illustrations and definitions designed to highlight key components of the disease process or injury.
  • Optum360 Edge —Intuitive features and format. This edition includes all Optum360visual alerts, including our hallmark color-coding and symbols that identify coding notes and instructions, additional character requirements, Medicare Code Edits, and home health and hospice specific symbols.
  • Optum360 Edge — Coding guideline explanations and examples.Explanations and examples for the ICD-10-CM chapter guidelinesare located at the beginning of each chapter in the tabular section.
  • Optum360 Edge — Muscle/tendon translation table. Use this table to determine muscle/tendon action (flexor, extensor, other) which is a component of codes for acquired conditions and injuries affecting the muscles and tendons.
  • Optum360 Edge — Placeholder X. This icon, designed and used exclusively by Optum360, alerts the coder to a key ICD-10-CM convention — the use of a “placeholder X” for 3, 4, and 5 character codes requiring a 7th character extension.

Optum360 Edge — Case Mix Quick Pick Cards. These handy 8.5 X 11 inch laminated cards identify clinical dimension diagnoses, non-routine supply diagnoses, and non-cancer hospice diagnoses.


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