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Medical Coding Basics

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  • Answer 50 questions in 15 minutes.
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  • Match each statement with the correct term.
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This is a study tool. The 3 wrong answers for each question are randomly chosen from answers to other questions. So, you might find at times the answers obvious, but you will see it re-enforces your understanding as you take the test each time.
1. What is Carcinoma in situ?






2. -algia






3. Posterior/Dorsal






4. inter






5. Infra






6. -rrhea






7. neo






8. Wheal






9. Can you have TRICARE and CHAMPVA at the same time?






10. How is Usual - Customary and Reasonable pricing calculated?


11. ex






12. colp/






13. What are the 5 regions of the spine?






14. hin/






15. How many regions is the spinal/vertebral column divided into?






16. What is the False Claims Act (FCA)






17. oglio






18. stomat/






19. What is a Colles Fracture?






20. When was the Health Information and Accountability Act (HIPAA) created?






21. Frontal - Coronal






22. episi/






23. -sclerosis






24. Distal






25. Tarsal






26. cholecyst/






27. Abduction






28. What are the 2 types of sweat glands?






29. Anterior/Ventral






30. How many digits does an ICD-9 Category code have?






31. Malleolus






32. oglio






33. Macule






34. Macule






35. -meter






36. Gangrene






37. When billing an insurance company - what information must be included?






38. What are the 2 types of glands on the skin?






39. What is the Appendicular Skeleton comprised of?






40. -scopy






41. How many bones are in the spine?






42. What is in a Medical Record?






43. per






44. -stomy






45. stomat/






46. derm/






47. tetra






48. What is a Qualified Diagnosis






49. pre






50. Adduction