Search ICD-10-CM coding guideline2018from CMS or go to the link below.
– Use command forsearch (depending on what computer you use, MAC or PC)
– EnterExternal code on the search box and find at least one coding guideline for external causes of morbidity.
– Write your answer on the discussionfor Week 7.
Coding guideline is like our federal law. Regardless of what facility (inpatient or outpatient) you are working for, you have to follow coding guideline. AHIMA and AAPC also recommend students to read coding guideline at least 3 times before you go for the certification exam.This is the most common mistake that students have made, not reading coding guideline before taking the certification exam.