Valvular Heart Disease: Coding Q&A with RMC

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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

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...

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...