2020 Guide to Clinical Validation, Documentation and Coding
This is a concise, reliable, and easy-to-follow tool for those problematic diagnoses and PCS inpatient procedures that are most often questioned by payers. Use this to systematically evaluate the clinical criteria that influence code assignments and patient care.
CCDS Exam Study Guide, Fourth Edition
This study guide prepares candidates for the Certified Clinical Documentation Specialist (CCDS) exam. Each section reviews core content established by the CCDS Certification Board and contains sample questions for self-testing.
Medical Record Auditor
The fourth edition of this trusted resource helps a practice uncover where payment may be slowing or missing while ensuring compliance with payer rules and coding policy. Readers will come to understand how to identify overcoding and undercoding, improve documentation, and develop compliance improvement programs.