AUTHORS: Schnering, Patricia - ©2014
The PROFESSIONAL REVIEW GUIDE FOR THE CCS-P EXAMINATION, 2013 EDITION, is an essential, effective preparation tool for the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA) Certified Coding Specialist-Physician-based (CCS-P) exam. This comprehensive learning package includes a reader-friendly, content-rich text, along with access to online assets featuring additional interactive quizzing and useful resources. Thorough and up-to-date, this invaluable guide covers critical information to help you pass the exam and prepare for professional success, including material on current code sets and AHIMA standards; recent changes to ICD-9-CM, CPT, ICD-10-CM, and ICD-10-PCS; electronic medical records; HIPAA requirements; and relevant laws, standards, and procedures. In addition to mock exams modeled closely to actual AHIMA exams, the guide includes study tips, coding case studies, quizzes and activities linked to AHIMA competencies to help you hone your skills by assigning codes to diagnoses and procedures for a variety of patient settings.