Home Health ICD-10 Handbook 2017

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You can't rest on your laurels now that ICD-10-CM implementation has come and gone.

Why is that? The CDC has released more than 2000 ICD-10-CM new codes and revisions, and CMS has updated the official guidelines. And because home health services care for patients whose diagnoses relate to every specialty, you cannot afford to take it easy.

Here are the details of the changes effective October 1.

  • Almost 2,000 new ICD-10-CM codes and 425 revisions
  • Official Guidelines include 30 or more additions and revisions
  • Grace period ends for "code family" leniency

Check out the special new features you'll find in the Home Health ICD-10 Handbook 2017:

  • 2017 Guidelines for Assigning ICD-10 Codes by Specialty: Plain English interpretations and summaries of the Official Guidelines, written by TCI's educators
  • 2017 Updates Specific to Home Health: An introduction to important new codes and revisions
  • 2017 Official Guidelines for ICD-10-CM and ICD-10-PCS

That's not all! You'll find real-world advice and tips for coding all kinds of diagnoses.

In fact, this updated and expanded essential reference for home health care services includes 40 articles and answers to readers' questions that specifically address the situations you encounter.

 Hone in on the expert guidance you’ll find in the Home Health ICD-10 Handbook 2017:

  • Diagnosis coding: Check out new coding-based categories under payment reform
  • Boost reimbursement through better documentation
  • Master 7th character selection injuries and complications
  • Expect more 7th character options for fractures
  • Take care with sepsis sequencing
  • Get answers to these pressing ICD-10 questions
  • Assessment: Bolster your wound documentation for ICD-10
  • Turn to symptom codes in these 3 situations
  • Code completely for pressure ulcers
  • Know which diagnoses count as 'other'
  • Look to Chapter 14 for infected cystostomy


Don’t miss out on the critical ICD-10 home health diagnosis coding topics that affect your bottom line! Call 1-800-508-2582 or click the link above to get your copy of the Home Health ICD-10 Handbook 2017 today.

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