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Coding for Medical Necessity in the Physician"s Office by Deborah Kelly-Farwell

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Published by CENGAGE Delmar Learning .
Written in English


  • General practice,
  • Medical,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • Administration,
  • Insurance - Health,
  • Practice Management & Reimbursement,
  • Business & Economics / Insurance / Health,
  • Medical Coding; Abstracting from medical records; CPT Coding; ICD-9 Coding; HCPCS coding; coding practice; coding workbook; physician coding; insurance coding; Farwell; Favreau

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The Physical Object
Number of Pages215
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL11766191M
ISBN 101418050210
ISBN 109781418050214

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