Coding Q&A with RMC: Valvular Heart Disease

RMC’s AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Trainers meet multiple times per week fielding questions from clients and staff.  Below is an actual question that was submitted, along with our team’s response.* Coding Question:  What is a good ICD 10 code for ‘valvular heart disease’? ...

Coding Q&A with RMC: Coding “Silent MI”

RMC’s AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Trainers meet multiple times per week fielding questions from clients and staff.  Below is an actual question that was submitted, along with our team’s response.* Coding Question:  Can you help with coding “Silent MI”?  Would this be...

Coding Q&A with RMC: Meconium – Staining vs. Passage

RMC’s AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Trainers meet multiple times per week fielding questions from clients and staff.  Below is an actual question that was submitted, along with our team’s response.* Coding Question:  Can you please tell me the difference between Meconium...

Coding Q&A with RMC: CKD/DM/HTN

RMC’s AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Trainers meet multiple times per week fielding questions from clients and staff.  Below is an actual question that was submitted, along with our team’s response.* Coding Question:  I am in need of some clarification regarding coding of...

CODING Q&A with RMC: Can coders interpret lab values?

RMC’s AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Trainers meet multiple times per week fielding questions from clients and staff.  Below is an actual question that was submitted, along with our team’s response.* CODING QUESTION: Dear Sir, I would like to know If physician has added in...

Coding Q&A with RMC: “tear” codes

RMC’s AHIMA Approved ICD-10 Trainers meet multiple times per week fielding questions from clients and staff.  Above is an actual question that was submitted, along with our team’s response.* CODING QUESTION: I would like to get some clarification on “tear” codes. I...