ICD-10-PCS 2023: The Complete Official Codebook
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FEATURES AND BENEFITS
•Summary of changes — Quickly see how additions and deletions affect each section of ICD-10-PCS.
•Complete ICD-10-PCS 2023 code set — The code set is organized in 17 sections. Each section contains a code tableby which a code can be built through character selections that reflect the procedure performed. A character meaningstable and citations to American Hospital Association’s Coding Clinic® start each section.
•Official coding guidelines — Learn how to use the code set appropriately following the guidelines specific foreach section.
•Illustrations — The color illustrations provide a visual explanation of anatomy and procedural approach–Approach illustrations show the access location, method, and instrumentation that determine the approach
–Body parts with indicators to applicable code characters (provided immediately after the Character Meaningtables in the Medical/Surgical sections).
•Visual alerts —This edition provides color-coding and symbols that identify male/female procedures and new/revisedcharacter values.
•Detailed information on structure and conventions of ICD-10-PCS — Learn about the unique structure and thespecific definitions and functions of each character. Practice your skills with sample exercises (answers included).
•Color-coding and symbols for the Medicare Code Edits — This edition includes color-coding and symbols for themost comprehensive coverage of ICD10 MS-DRG MCEs for procedures including:
–Non-operating room procedures affecting MS-DRG assignment.
–Non-operating room procedures not affecting MS-DRG assignment.
–Hospital-acquired condition (HAC)-related procedures.
•Procedure combination tables — Identify ICD-10-PCS code-combination requirements needed to satisfy certainMS-DRG requirements.
• Valuable resources to enhance productivity — Resources to help guide the user, including:
– Root operation definition table for medical/surgical section.
– Root operation for medical/surgical section, grouped by objective.
– Operation/Type definition tables for other ICD-10-PCS sections.
– Body-part definitions and body-part key for accurate identification of correct body-part character.
– Device key and device aggregation tables.
– Approach definitions.
– Substance key.