Board Review Practice Management

Know the pitfalls of ICD-10 Coding: there are issues getting paid

David Freedman, APMA, CPC, CPMA, CSFAC, DPM

David J. Freedman, DPM, FASPS, CWS, CSFAC, CPMA instructs Don't be fooled! Just because you have been submitting diagnoses since 10/1/2015, ICD-10 issues have been developing that you should be aware of in your region and nationally. Dr Freedman will teach those that have popped up since ICD-10 went live and how to handle other coding issues regarding ICD-10.

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  1. Understand The 7th character
  2. Assign correct coding for sesamoiditis
  3. Know tendinopathy diagnoses based on type
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  • David Freedman, APMA, CPC, CPMA, CSFAC, DPM

    CAC-MD Representative
    Certified Professional Coder
    Certified Professional Medical Auditor
    Certified Surgical Foot and Ankle Coder
    Fellow, American Society of Podiatric Surgeons
    Diplomate, American Board of Foot and Ankle Surgery, Certified in Foot Surgery

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