Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding

Browse all vascular/endovascular surgery coding ZHealth Publishing products, webinars, and seminars:

  1. Books

  2. Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference **PRE-ORDER**
    2020 Edition

    NOW ACCEPTING PRE-ORDERS FOR 2020

    Dr. Z’s Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate coding and/or charging for these highly complex and specialized vascular procedures.

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide, with illustrations, about coding and billing rules for vascular procedures
    • Covers coding rules for transcatheter, open surgical, and peripheral vascular procedures, as well as hybrid procedures that combine them


    Product # 2012 
    (hardcopy) & 2012e (eBook)

  3. Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference **PRE-ORDER**
    2020 Edition

    NOW ACCEPTING PRE-ORDERS FOR 2020

    Dr. Z's Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that guides the user through the appropriate coding of these complex operations involving the heart and chest.

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide about coding and billing rules for cardiothoracic surgery procedures (with illustrations)
    • Open surgical as well as transcatheter procedures are covered


    Product # 2016
    (hardcopy) & 2016e (eBook)

  4. Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference *PRE-ORDER BUNDLE*
    2020 Edition

    2020 Pre-Order Bundle: order any hardcopy reference and receive the corresponding eBook for $99! Only available in 2019 (this fall).

    Dr. Z’s Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate coding and/or charging for these highly complex and specialized vascular procedures.

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide, with illustrations, about coding and billing rules for vascular procedures
    • Covers coding rules for transcatheter, open surgical, and peripheral vascular procedures, as well as hybrid procedures that combine them


    Product # 2012b
     (pre-order bundle)

  5. Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference *PRE-ORDER BUNDLE*
    2020 Edition

    2020 Pre-Order Bundle: order any hardcopy reference and receive the corresponding eBook for $99! Only available in 2019 (this fall).

    Dr. Z's Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that guides the user through the appropriate coding of these complex operations involving the heart and chest.

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide about coding and billing rules for cardiothoracic surgery procedures (with illustrations)
    • Open surgical as well as transcatheter procedures are covered


    Product # 2016b
    (pre-order bundle)

  6. Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference $295.00
    Member price: $265.50

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    Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference
    2019 Edition

    Dr. Z’s Vascular & Endovascular Surgery Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that details the appropriate coding and/or charging for these highly complex and specialized vascular procedures.

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide, with illustrations, about coding and billing rules for vascular procedures
    • Covers coding rules for transcatheter, open surgical, and peripheral vascular procedures, as well as hybrid procedures that combine them


    Product # 1912 
    (hardcopy) & 1912e (eBook)

  7. Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference $295.00
    Member price: $265.50

    Add to Cart:

    Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference
    2019 Edition

    Dr. Z's Cardiothoracic Surgery Coding Reference is a comprehensive manual that guides the user through the appropriate coding of these complex operations involving the heart and chest.

    • Written by physicians
    • Detailed and clear guide about coding and billing rules for cardiothoracic surgery procedures (with illustrations)
    • Open surgical as well as transcatheter procedures are covered


    Product # 1916
    (hardcopy) & 1916e (eBook)

  8. CIRCC Study Guide - 2019 Edition
    2019

    The CIRCC Study Guide, updated for 2019, 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
    • 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
  9. Webinars

  10. 2019 - ICD-10-PCS Non-Vascular Procedure Coding

    The purpose of this webinar is to familiarize the coder with ICD-10-PCS procedure coding for non-vascular procedures. This webinar includes coding instructions for drainage procedures, biopsies, biliary catheter procedures, pain management injections, and vertebral procedures such as kyphoplasty and vertebroplasty.

  11. 2019 - Cardiothoracic Coding

    This webinar covers cardiac and thoracic procedures including open as well as endovascular techniques. Some of the procedures covered include mediastinal, operative ablations, CABG, valves, lung-open and VATS, assist devices, structural heart, transplants, and repairs of the thoracic aorta.

  12. 2020 - ICD-10-PCS Interventional Radiology Procedure Coding

    The purpose of this webinar is to familiarize the coder with ICD-10-PCS procedure coding for interventional radiology procedures. This webinar includes coding instructions for aneurysm repair, angioplasty, stenting, atherectomy, thrombectomy, thrombolysis, bypass grafts, embolization, varicose vein interventions, endarterectomy, WADA test, dialysis-related procedures, Denver shunt, vascular access devices, and filter placement procedures.

  13. 2020 - ICD-10-CM Non-Vascular Diagnosis Coding

    The purpose of this webinar is to familiarize the coder with ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding for non-vascular conditions. This webinar includes coding instructions for infectious processes, congenital anomalies, genitourinary disorders (including chronic kidney disease), digestive system disorders, biliary calculus, nervous system disorders, and diabetes mellitus.

  14. 2020 - ICD-10-CM/PCS Coding Updates

    This webinar covers the ICD-10-CM/PCS coding updates for 2020.

  15. 2019 - 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. 2019 - Updates for Interventional Radiology, Cardiology, and Vascular Surgery

    This webinar is a high level overview of the extensive 2019 coding changes to interventional radiology, cardiology, and vascular surgery.

  17. 2019 - 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
  18. 2019 - 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
  19. 2019 - 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
  20. 2019 - 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
  21. 2019 - 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
  22. eLearning

  23. 2019 - CPT Coding for Arteriovenous Dialysis Access Imaging and Interventions
    2019

    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.

  24. 2019 - CPT Coding for Transcatheter Infusion Therapy
    2019

    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.

  25. 2019 - CPT Coding for Transcatheter Mechanical Thrombectomy
    2019

    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.

  26. 2019 - CPT Coding for Percutaneous Urinary Tract Interventions
    2019

    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.

  27. 2019 - CPT Coding for Transcatheter Heart Valve Repair and Replacement
    2019

    This course gives detailed instructions for coding transcatheter repair or replacement of the aortic, pulmonic, tricuspid, and mitral heart valves. Case examples are provided to aid in selection of the appropriate code. Common procedures performed in conjunction with cardiac valve repair and replacement are also discussed.

  28. 2019 - CPT Coding for Selective Catheter Placement in the Arterial System
    2019

    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.

  29. 2020 - Introduction to ICD-10-CM
    2020

    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.

  30. 2019 - CPT Coding for Non-Coronary Vascular Stent Placement
    2019

    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.

  31. 2019 - CPT Coding for Coronary Artery Bypass Grafts
    2019

    This course covers the CPT coding rules for reporting coronary artery bypass graft surgery. It has several case examples explaining how to report grafts performed with both veins and arteries. Other surgical procedures that may be performed at the same time are also discussed, as well as the services that are included in each code.

  32. 2019 - CPT Coding for Cervicocerebral Arteriography
    2019

    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.

  33. 2019 - CPT Coding for Lower Extremity Arterial Endovascular Revascularization
    2019

    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.

  34. 2019 - CPT Coding for Abdominal Aortography and Lower Extremity Angiography
    2019

    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.

  35. 2019 - CPT Coding for Non-Selective Catheter Placements
    2019

    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.

  36. Seminars

  37. Scottsdale, AZ Medical Coding Seminar: February 17-21, 2020

  38. Las Vegas, NV Medical Coding Seminar: December 2-6, 2019

    Las Vegas, NV Medical Coding Seminar: December 2-6, 2019

    Our most popular seminar of the year is celebrating its first year at the fabulous Four Seasons HotelAt the Four Seasons Hotel Las Vegas, you gain special access to exclusive entertainment and world-famous performances, a Forbes Five Star Spa, and an award-winning steakhouse, all at your fingertips.
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  39. Nashville, TN Medical Coding Seminar: July 13-17, 2020

    Nashville, TN Medical Coding Seminar: July 13-17, 2020

    Join us in Nashville, TN at the Thompson Hotel for our second live seminar of the year. The Thompson Hotel is a luxury boutique hotel located in The Gulch, sharing the block with beloved bluegrass and roots music icon The Station Inn. 
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  40. Video Seminars

  41. 2019 - Coding Basics for Vascular Coding
    2019

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

  42. 2019 - Peripheral Vascular Diagnostic and Interventional Coding
    2019

    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.