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Find the ICD-10-CM Code For: Hypertension with Stage 5 Chronic Kidney Disease

I just wanted to share this quick tutorial I posted the other day with you guys. It shows how to find the ICD-10-CM code for hypertension with stage 5 chronic disease. Sounds pretty straightforward at first. But is it? Do you know the ICD-10-CM guidelines for coding this? Watch the video below! Were you able… Continue reading Find the ICD-10-CM Code For: Hypertension with Stage 5 Chronic Kidney Disease

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Overcoming the Top Challenge Faced By New Medical Coders

So the thing that people struggle with the most in my ICD-10-CM medical coding study groups--is understanding the coding guidelines. Now I'm not saying you have to memorize the guidelines or know them off the top of your head completely. There are a lot--general guidelines, inpatient, outpatient, sequencing etc. But the thing is, you need… Continue reading Overcoming the Top Challenge Faced By New Medical Coders