AAPC Coder Complete
AAPC Coder Complete provides all the coding and reimbursement tools needed for inpatient coders, outpatient coders and CDI experts. Quickly view the OPPS fee schedules for freestanding ASCs and hospital based outpatient services in one place. For each CPT® code, you can identify the applicable modifiers, status indicators and payment indicators. For procedures that require devices, you can view if there is a credit adjustment policy for the device. Avoid bundling and determine proper modifier use by using the Medicare OPPS CCI checker for up to 25 codes at one time. The cross-reference tools allow you to forward and backward map CPT® to ICD-9-CM Volume 1 and 3, ICD-9-CM Volume 1 to ICD-10-CM and ICD-9-CM Volume 1 to the appropriate DRG options. Easily identity the DRG options, including CC and MCC, for each ICD-9-CM Volume 1 code.

To get access to this feature.
APC look up provides necessary detail on one page including long descriptor, payment and coverage info and more.

To get access to this feature.
CPT Assistant
CPT® Assistant is the official word from the AMA on proper CPT® code usage. AAPC Coder's Code Connect add-on allows you to search all CPT® Assistant articles from 1990 to present by CPT® code to narrow the options to only related articles for quick coding guidance.

To get access to this feature.
This add-on is available with
Coding Clinic
The HCPCS Coding Clinic delivers the official guidance published quarterly by the American Hospital Association (AHA) Central Office on correct HCPCS level II code usage. Each issue offers consistent and accurate advice for the proper use of HCPCS and includes information on HCPCS reporting for hospitals HCPCS Level 1 (CPT®) and Level II codes, the latest code assignments from emerging technologies, and real examples.

To get access to this feature.
This add-on is available with

ICD-10 Code for Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of other psychostimulants

T43.69

ICD-10 code T43.69 for Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of other psychostimulants is a medical classification as listed by WHO under the range - Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes .

Search across ICD-10 codesets. Look up medical codes using a keyword or a code. Available With a Subscription to AAPC Coder! Login to see advance features.

Request a Demo 14 Days Free Trial Buy Now
Coding
Official Long Descriptor
Poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of other psychostimulants

T43.6

Excludes1: poisoning by, adverse effect of and underdosing of cocaine (T40.5-)

T43

Excludes1: appetite depressants (T50.5-)
barbiturates (T42.3-)
benzodiazepines (T42.4-)
methaqualone (T42.6-)
psychodysleptics [hallucinogens] (T40.7-T40.9-)

Excludes2: drug dependence and related mental and behavioral disorders due to psychoactive substance use (F10.- -F19.-)

Seventh Character Notes
Category Notes
Chapter Specific Coding Guidelines
Articles
Cross References
ICD-9-CM↔ICD-10-CM
Former owner of a chain of skilled nursing and assisted living facilities in South Florida faces a 20year sentence after being found guilty of a decadeslong scam of paying bribes and receiving kickbac... [ Read More ]
CMS moves to empower patients to be more active participants in the discharge planning process. A final rule revises and implements discharge planning requirements that hospitals critical access hospi... [ Read More ]
Take a longtime coders advice for how to ignite or reignite your love of medical coding. Whether you are just starting out in medical coding or have been at it for a long time you know that careers mu... [ Read More ]
Hiring managers consider more than just education and credentials. While browsing social media and attending local and national coding conferences I frequently note aspiring coders expressing frustrat... [ Read More ]
Part 2 Strengthen your ICD10PCS coding for lumbar spinal fusion procedures. Coding spinal fusion in an outpatient or ambulatory surgery center ASC setting with CPT is very different than coding spinal... [ Read More ]
Hello all, I am having a hard time finding any info on this senario. Pt presented with ankle tri-mall fx, MD manipulated/reduced the fx with the splint application to justify 27818. A day later... [ Read More ]
I need a second opinion on the documentation requirements for moderate sedation. I feel that the operative note must state that the physician: 1) administered or supervised the administration of moder... [ Read More ]
Note reads: "CHRONIC LBP-RADICULAR: DDD/FJA@l4-5-S1-S2 Procedure #1 - Right Cluneal N. Block + Right, TPI/Tendons (9+1) under USguidance - 9/23/2019 - pt tolerated well without incident" H... [ Read More ]
Physician documented: Acute hypoxic hypocapnic respiratory failure - COPD exacerbation Respiratory Alkalosis Pulmonary hypertension DM II Hypertension Heart disease Co... [ Read More ]
Can you count the statement "no acute distress" as Psych in the exam section when performing chart audits. Thank you... [ Read More ]
When a physician dictates in our current system, it comes up as pre-authenticated. Are these billable? I wait for them to be signed before billing them but the question has arisen whether or not they ... [ Read More ]
Good afternoon, A new patient comes in for a chief complaint of a Skin Lesion, located on the neck. Patient otherwise healthy and up to date on vaccinations. Exam: An examination was performed inclu... [ Read More ]
Good Afternoon! When you are setting up a new procedure or service, how do you come up with a usual & customary fee? Are you using a percentage formula or other calculation based on RVU's or Medi... [ Read More ]
I was wondering how everyone else is billing this. We are having kids come in and get 1/2 the flu vaccine then come back weeks later for the other half. I have read about two different ways to bill th... [ Read More ]
Can anyone tell me is I can use Z96.651 and 73560- RT for an x-ray report. In our office the mid-levels can not dictate for x rays so the doctor has to dictate a separate report. He dictated: Impr... [ Read More ]