Interventional Radiology Coding

Browse all interventional radiology coding ZHealth Publishing products, webinars and seminars:

  1. Books

  2. Interventional Radiology Coding Reference $295.00
    Member price: $265.50

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    Interventional Radiology Coding Reference
    2018 Edition

    eBook now available for immediate download!!! (Note: Hardcopy books are still pre-order only at this time.)

    Dr. Z’s Interventional Radiology Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate coding and charging for these highly complex and specialized IR procedures (vascular and non-vascular).

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide about coding and billing rules for IR procedures (with illustrations)
    • Covers coding rules for physicians and hospitals

    Product # 1810 (hardcopy) & 1810e (eBook)

  3. ICD-10-PCS Coding Companion for Interventional Radiology $215.00
    Member price: $193.50

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    ICD-10-PCS Coding Companion for Interventional Radiology
    2018 Edition

    Dr. Z’s ICD-10-PCS Coding Companion for Interventional Radiology is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate ICD-10-PCS coding for IR procedures (vascular and non-vascular) performed during an inpatient encounter.

    • Written by coders, for coders
    • Comprehensive guide for ICD-10-PCS for IR procedures (with illustrations)
    • Provides coding tips and examples
    • Available in both eBook and hardcopy (spiral-bound, full color) format


    Product # 1820
    (hardcopy) & 1820e (eBook)

  4. Interventional Radiology Coding Reference $295.00
    Member price: $265.50

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    Interventional Radiology Coding Reference
    2017 Edition

    Dr. Z’s Interventional Radiology Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate coding and charging for these highly complex and specialized IR procedures (vascular and non-vascular).

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide about coding and billing rules for IR procedures (with illustrations)
    • Covers coding rules for physicians and hospitals


    Product #
     1710 (hardcopy) & 1710e (eBook)

  5. ICD-10-PCS Coding Companion for Interventional Radiology
    2017 Edition

    Dr. Z’s ICD-10-PCS Coding Companion for Interventional Radiology is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate ICD-10-PCS coding for IR procedures (vascular and non-vascular) performed during an inpatient encounter.

    • Written by coders, for coders
    • Comprehensive guide for ICD-10-PCS for IR procedures (with illustrations)
    • Provides coding tips and examples


    Product #
    1720e (eBook format only)

  6. CIRCC Study Guide - 2017 Edition
    2017

    The CIRCC Study Guide, updated for 2017, is an invaluable training tool for the CIRCC exam. It includes an overview of the CIRCC exam (requirements and test details), terminology to study, basic procedure coding rules, and procedure codes and guidelines.

    • Test cases (with answers and explanations) and practice questions (with answers) included - 46 pages of material
    • Developed by ZHealth and the AAPC
    • Condenses the information that will be covered in the exam into a less than 200-page reference guide
    • Spiral bound book, printed in black and white
  7. Webinars

  8. 2017 - Updates for Interventional Radiology, Cardiology, and Vascular Surgery

    This webinar is a high level overview of the extensive 2017 coding changes to interventional radiology, cardiology, and vascular surgery.

    • Discusses the 122 new codes (and their proper use), deleted codes, and revised codes for 2017
  9. 2017 - Basic Catheter Selections

    This webinar covers the basics of choosing the correct catheter selection codes during complex diagnostic and interventional cases. Focuses on:

    • Physician documentation and anatomy (normal and variant)
    • Vascular systems, vascular orders, and vascular families
    • Selective vs. non-selective catheter placement
  10. 2017 - Diagnostic Peripheral Angiography

    This webinar builds on the coding basics of physician documentation and reviewing catheter selection codes. It covers:

    • The imaging supervision and interpretation (S&I) 70,000 series of CPT codes
    • Extremity, visceral, cervicocerebral, thoracic, and abdominal arterial studies
    • Venous, pulmonary, and portal venous imaging codes
  11. 2017 - Neurointerventional Coding

    This webinar covers procedures in the subspecialty area of neuroradiology - complex endovascular procedures that involve vascular imaging and intervention in the head, neck, and spine. Some topics include:

    • Intracranial angioplasty, vasospasm therapy, embolization procedures
    • Venous sampling, thrombolysis, thrombectomy
    • Carotid, vertebral, and intracranial stenting
  12. 2017 - Dialysis Access Coding

    This webinar covers creation, assessment, and maintenance of dialysis grafts. It includes:

    • Anatomy
    • Different types of shunts and fistulae
    • Most common percutaneous and open interventions
    • Central venous access procedures
  13. 2017 - Non-Vascular Interventional Coding: Part 2

    This webinar focuses on percutaneous biopsies, abscess and cyst drainages, and tumor ablations.  Topics include:

    • Differences between a needle aspiration and a biopsy
    • Breast biopsy and localization codes
    • Drainage procedures, including drainage tube placement, aspiration procedures, imaging evaluation of the abscess cavity, and drainage tube replacement
  14. 2017 - Non-Vascular Interventional Coding: Part 1

    This webinar focuses on coding genitourinary, biliary, and gastrointestinal procedures. Some topics covered include:

    • Diagnostic cholangiography and nephrostogram
    • Biliary and nephrostomy drainage tube placement, replacement, and removal
    • Percutaneous gastrointestinal procedures
    • Other percutaneous procedures such as stone removal, dilation, and conversion
  15. 2017 - Peripheral Vascular Intervention: Part 3

    This webinar concentrates on endovascular stent grafts and venous interventions. Discusses:

    • Thoracic aortic (TEVAR), abdominal aortic (EVAR), and fenestrated abdominal aortic (FEVAR) stent grafts
    • Coding interventions performed in veins (e.g., TIPS, filter placement, and saphenous vein ablations)
  16. 2017 - Peripheral Vascular Intervention: Part 2

    This webinar concentrates on percutaneous embolization, thrombectomy, and infusion (both thrombolytic and non-thrombolytic) procedures. Examines:

    • Guidelines for interventions on native vessels as well as graft vessels
    • Coding as stand-alone procedures
    • Coding procedures performed with other interventions
  17. 2017 - Peripheral Vascular Intervention: Part 1

    This webinar covers angioplasty, atherectomy, and stenting throughout the vascular system.  Specifically:

    • Lower extremity endovascular revascularization procedures
    • Visceral, upper extremity, and venous procedures
    • Cervicocerebral revascularization procedures utilizing endovascular approach
  18. eLearning

  19. 2017 - CPT Coding for Non-Selective Catheter Placements
    2017

    This basic overview for those involved with endovascular procedures discusses non-selective catheter placement coding in all vascular systems. Specifically, the non-selective catheter placement codes for peripheral and visceral vascular procedures and the rules surrounding their assignment are thoroughly explained.

  20. 2017 - CPT Coding for Non-Coronary Vascular Stent Placement
    2017

    This course covers all vascular stent placement except those performed in the coronary, iliac, femoral, tibial, peroneal, and popliteal arteries (which have separate courses). The student will be guided through all other types of vascular stent placement procedures and the coding rules applicable to each. This includes the carotid artery, vertebral artery, TIPS, venous system, visceral arteries, renal arteries, and other vascular systems.

  21. 2017 - CPT Coding for Transcatheter Embolization
    2017

    This course explores all types of percutaneous embolizations, from injection of thrombin to permanent and test occlusion procedures. There is extensive discussion regarding the different codes to be reported and the conflicting rules surrounding the use of these codes.

  22. 2017 - CPT Coding for Selective Catheter Placement in the Arterial System
    2017

    This course takes you through all the different anatomical areas where selective arterial catheter placements are utilized. There are separate sections on cervicocerebral, visceral and renal, upper extremities, and lower extremities. Multiple real-life examples are included to assist in applying the rules to common coding scenarios.

  23. 2017 - CPT Coding for Lower Extremity Arterial Endovascular Revascularization
    2017

    Transcatheter lower extremity arterial revascularization is coded much differently than other vascular systems. There is significantly more bundling, and the rules differ based on the specific artery intervened upon. This increases the complexity of coding for these interventions.

  24. 2017 - Introduction to Interventional Radiology Coding
    2017

    This course is geared towards the brand new interventional radiology coder or someone who is interested in the field. It gives basic information regarding the types of procedures falling under this specialty and basic guidelines for the non-complex procedures. The key areas of knowledge required for interventional radiology coding are covered, such as terminology, the concepts of component coding, the impact of edits and modifiers, and brief overviews of coding by the different procedure-types.

  25. 2017 - CPT Coding for Transcatheter Infusion Therapy
    2017

    This module details the different types of transcatheter infusions performed in an imaging lab and the rules surrounding the coding of these services. Procedures such as thrombolysis in coronary and non-coronary vessels and cerebral vasospasm treatment are included. Multiple real-case examples are provided to correlate documentation with appropriate coding.

  26. 2017 - CPT Coding for Image-Guided Percutaneous and Transcatheter Biopsies
    2017

    The course takes the student through the different types of biopsies performed with imaging guidance and how to appropriately code for them using CPT codes. Coding for fine needle aspirations, percutaneous core biopsies, and transcatheter biopsies are explained in detail. Various case studies are included to assist in coding from a report.

  27. 2017 - CPT Coding for Transcatheter Mechanical Thrombectomy
    2017

    This course covers the coding of all types of percutaneous mechanical thrombectomy procedures, including coronary artery, AV hemodialysis access device, peripheral arterial, and peripheral venous thrombectomy. The different types of thrombectomy devices are described to assist in recognizing terminology associated with the procedure.

  28. 2017 - CPT Coding for Arteriovenous Dialysis Access Imaging and Interventions
    2017

    All forms of dialysis access devices are covered in the context of CPT procedure coding for diagnostic imaging and maintenance procedures. Filming and interventions on AV shunts and fistulae as well as dialysis catheter insertion and follow-up procedures are discussed in detail.

  29. 2017 - CPT Coding for Image-Guided Percutaneous Fluid Collection Drainage & Management Procedures
    2017

    This module begins with a thorough discussion of the coding guidelines for performing initial drainage procedures. We then explain how to accurately code the imaging procedures involved in the follow-up care of an abscess and to maintain in-dwelling abscess drainage catheters.

  30. 2017 - Introduction to ICD-10-CM
    2017

    This course is designed to provide you with a basic understanding of how to use the ICD-10-CM coding system. Helpful coding tips are provided for each chapter. There is a heavy emphasis on diagnoses that are relevant to cardiovascular and interventional radiology procedures.

  31. 2017 - CPT Coding for Percutaneous Urinary Tract Interventions
    2017

    This course discusses urinary tract procedures that are performed percutaneously. This includes drainage catheter placement, stent placement, dilation, embolization, and other procedures performed via a nephrostomy or ureterostomy tract.

  32. 2017 - CPT Coding for Percutaneous Biliary Tract Interventions
    2017

    This course discusses biliary tract procedures that are performed percutaneously. This includes drainage catheter placement, stent placement, dilation, embolization, and other procedures performed via direct needle access or access through an existing drainage catheter into the gallbladder and bile ducts.

  33. 2017 - CPT Coding for Diagnostic Venography
    2017

    This module takes you through the coding of all types of diagnostic venography procedures, including cervicocerebral, visceral and renal, and extremity venography. Catheter placement coding and imaging procedure coding are also reviewed.

  34. 2017 - CPT Coding for Cervicocerebral Arteriography
    2017

    This course takes the student through the new rules for coding diagnostic angiography of the cervical and cerebral carotid arteries, arch aorta, vertebral arteries, cerebral arteries, brachiocephalic artery, and subclavian arteries. The imaging and catheter placements, whether included or separately reportable, are explained in detail, followed by numerous case studies to assist in determining the appropriate codes to assign from a physician report.

  35. 2017 - CPT Coding for Abdominal Aortography and Lower Extremity Angiography
    2017

    This course includes coding instructions for imaging of the abdominal aorta and the extremity arteries whether performed in combination or separately.  Both selective and non-selective imaging procedures are explained in detail.  Numerous actual case examples are presented to assist in coding from the physician documentation.

  36. Seminars

  37. Nashville, TN Medical Coding Seminar: August 20-24, 2018

    Nashville, TN Medical Coding Seminar: August 20-24, 2018

    We're excited to be at the Gaylord Opryland Resort in Nashville, TN for our third medical coding seminar of the year. Ideally situated just minutes outside of Nashville, the resort offers guests all the excitement and energy of Music City under one spectacular roof.
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  38. Nashville, TN Medical Coding Seminar: May 14-18, 2018

    Nashville, TN Medical Coding Seminar: May 14-18, 2018

    Join us in Nashville, TN at the Hilton Garden Inn Nashville Downtown/Convention Center for our second live seminar of the year. The Hilton Garden Inn is conveniently located in the heart of downtown Nashville. 
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  39. Scottsdale, AZ Medical Coding Seminar: February 19-23, 2018

  40. Las Vegas, NV Medical Coding Seminar: November 27-December 1, 2017

    Las Vegas, NV Medical Coding Seminar: November 27-December 1, 2017

    Our most popular seminar is celebrating its thirteenth year at the fabulous Wynn Las Vegas, one of the most luxurious hotels on the Strip. The Wynn offers world-class dining, shopping, spas, golf and entertainment, and more.
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  41. Video Seminars

  42. 2017 - Non-Vascular Interventional Radiology Coding
    2017

    This two-part session reviews anatomy and focuses on coding guidelines for non-vascular interventions.

  43. 2017 - Peripheral Vascular Diagnostic and Interventional Coding
    2017

    This eight-part session covers a "best practice" scenario for coding and billing vascular procedures. There is a review of terminology, devices, anatomy, and physiology pertinent to the vascular system. We focus on CPT coding specific to endovascular diagnostic and interventional procedures.

  44. 2017 - Coding Basics for Vascular Coding
    2017

    This two-part session focuses on basic catheter selection coding. It is intended for newcomers, but is also useful for intermediate coders.