Beginning and intermediate coding students will excel with the 2015 edition of Basic Current Procedural Terminology and HCPCS Coding. Gain basic training and practice in the application of procedural codes from the Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) and the Healthcare Procedure Coding System (HCPCS). Look for explanations of CPT codes effective January 1, 2015.
Readers can expect a thorough learning experience through real-world exercises, operative reports, and surgical illustrations. This edition provides concise descriptions of the most common surgical procedures with dedicated chapters for Evaluation and Management coding, and includes ancillary sections in Radiology, Pathology, and Anesthesiology. Each chapter includes exercises to build your knowledge. Odd-numbered answers are included in Appendix D.