A&P Series–The Immune System

The immune system involves a lot of “orphan organs” that don’t get discussed much in coding classes. Let’s take a deep dive into the workings of the thymus, spleen, bone marrow, and lymphatics to better understand the body’s defense...

The Four Elements of Spine Coding

Surgical procedures for the spine are complex and may be the most difficult procedures for facilities to code and obtain proper reimbursement. This presentation breaks down the process of spine coding into “four” elements, allowing the coder to capture the important...