The ICD-10-CM Professional for Hospitals: with Guidelines includes our hallmark features and format that make facing the challenge of accurate diagnosis coding easier. The hospital edition contains the complete ICD-10-CM code set, MCEs, and ICD-10 MS-DRG edits with symbols identifying codes for comorbidities/complications (CC), major comorbidities/complications (MCC), and principal diagnoses that function as their own CC/MCC.
Ordering your book with Guidelines means your book will come with the complete, official ICD-10-CM code set for hospitals and the updated 2018 coding guidelines bound together. Depending on when the guidelines are available, your code book may arrive after Oct 1, 2017.
Features and benefits:
• New — Optum360 Edge — Deleted code list. All 2018 deleted codes listed in the front of the book.
• Optum360 Edge — Intuitive features and format. Includes all of the Optum360 visual alerts, including our hallmark color-coding and symbols that identify coding notes and instructions, additional character requirements, Medicare Code Edits (MCEs), CCs, MCCs, principal diagnosis functioning as its own CC/MCC, CC/MCC exclusions, HACs, and manifestation codes.
• Optum360 Edge — Coding guideline explanations and examples. At the beginning of each tabular chapter the chapter guidelines are provided with coding examples and rationale.