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by Coding Strategies on May 7th, 2015
The first commercially viable CT (computed tomography) system was invented by Godfrey Newbold Hounsfield in Hayes, England using x-rays. Hounsfield...
by Coding Strategies on May 1st, 2015
For many years, as coders we have been trained by our payers to believe that only the first diagnosis code reported for any service is used when...
by Coding Strategies on April 24th, 2015
As we prepare for ICD-10-CM the realization that we need to brush up on our medical terminology is hitting pretty hard. With the increased level of...
by Coding Strategies on April 17th, 2015
Mushrooms are the fruiting bodies produced by certain fungi and true mushrooms typically resemble umbrellas, consisting of a stalk with a flat or cup...