This module is part 2 of the cardiovascular service line. This module builds upon the information given in Part 1. This module provides specific information about coding for the peripheral circulatory system, in other words, procedures performed on the vascular system other than the heart and great vessels.
•Determine the body system value for different peripheral arteries of the body.
•Select the root operation for stent placement.
•Differentiate between types of aneurysm procedure approaches.
•Assign codes for procedures involving the creation of arteriovenous fistulas and grafts.
•Identify methods for treating procedures on varicose veins.
•Apply ICD-10-PCS coding guidelines to assign codes for procedures on the heart and vascular system.
This program has been approved for 1 continuing education unit for use in fulfilling the continued education requirements of the American Health Information Management Association (AHIMA). Granting prior approval from AHIMA does not constitute endorsement of the program content or its program sponsor.
This program has the prior approval of AAPC for 1 continuing education hour. Granting of prior approval in no way constitutes endorsement by AAPC of the program content or the program sponsor.
Recommended operating systems:
Window 7 or higher
Mac OS 10.7 or higher
Microsoft Internet Explorer 9 or greater
Mozilla Firefox 2.0 or greater
Google Chrome 2.0 or greater
Apple Safari 2.0 or greater
DSL or better
Recommended internet connection speed 500 or higher kbps
Adobe Acrobat Reader
Adobe Flash Player
Current version of Java
Sound: (all modules are fully narrated)
Computer speakers or headset
Printer access to print CEU certifications