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MS-DRG Tables 2008 through 2022
Find all CMS MS-DRG Tables for FY2008 through FY2022 in the link below. MS-DRG-Tables-2008-2022
Clinical Validation
What is clinical validation? Why is it important? What’s the big deal? Is it not enough to just query the […]
CMS Evaluation & Management (E/M) Guide 2021
The CMS Evaluation & Management (E/M) services guide provides the general principles and guidelines for E/M services for providers - […]
Positioning Coders for CDI Success
By Cynthia Tang,  RHIA, CCS, CRC From the very beginning, Dr. Richard Pinson and I have taught hospitals that coding […]
MCC-CC Listings for MS-DRGs FY2022
Complete MCC and CC Listings for FY2022 beginning October 1, 2021. Also includes the additions and deletions to the MCC […]
Myocardial Ischemia, Myocardial Injury and Myocardial Infarction
Would you please explain the basics of the process from myocardial ischemia to injury to infarct? At what point does […]
Accidental Puncture & Laceration: Coding Clinic 2021 Second Quarter
Does the recent Coding Clinic advice regarding accidental puncture and laceration contradict Official Coding Guidelines for coding Complications of Care?  […]
Morbid and Severe Obesity: How are these defined?
Historically, a body mass index (BMI) ≥ 40 has been defined as “morbid” or “extreme” obesity. The World Health Organization […]
Expanding Your CDI Program? Some things to consider...
CDI programs were originally developed to improve the completeness, accuracy, and clarity of inpatient clinical documentation to ensure inclusion of […]
Filtering Out Confusion Over Kidney Disease
As part of our free webinar series, we conducted a webinar in December 2020 clarifying the diagnostic criteria for acute […]

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