For this Assignment, you will review evaluation and management (E/M) documentation for a patient and perform a crosswalk of codes from DSM-5 to ICD-10.
• Coding, billing, reimbursement.
• Review the E/M patient case scenario provided.
• Assign DSM-5 and ICD-10 codes to services based upon the patient case scenario.
In 2 pages address the following. You may add your narrative answers to these questions to the bottom of the case scenario document and submit altogether as one document.
• Explain what pertinent information, generally, is required in documentation to support DSM-5 and ICD-10 coding.
• Explain what pertinent documentation is missing from the case scenario, and what other information would be helpful to narrow your coding and billing options.
• Finally, explain how to improve documentation to support coding and billing for maximum reimbursement.