Diagnostic and Operative Coding.
Paragraphs 2-1 through 2-19.
After completing this lesson, you should be able to:
2-1. Properly code the diagnoses, operations, and
procedures provided in the lesson exercise,
through the use of the ICD-9-CM.
2-2. Identify the general characteristics of the
ICD-9-CM Tabular List, Alphabetical Index, and
the Procedures Classification Manual Book.
After completing the assignment, complete the
exercises of this lesson. These exercises will help
you to achieve the lesson objectives.