Arteriovenous Fistulas, Grafts, and Graft Revisions Coding in ICD-10-PCS


This coding course is designed to make learning about arteriovenous (AV) fistulas and grafts in ICD-10-PCS simpler and more straightforward. In the class, students will learn how to properly record the creation and changes made to AV fistulas and grafts. We will focus on common procedures and corrections often needed due to graft complications. The course will also help students get comfortable with the usual terms used in relation to AV fistulas and grafts, making the coding process clearer and easier to manage.

Included Lessons:

  • Arteriovenous Fistula/Graft for Hemodialysis
  • Common Complications of Fistulas and Grafts
  • ICD-10-PCS Coding Information and Coding Clinics Pertaining to AV Fistulas and Grafts
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Key Takeaways

  • Understanding the Basics: Gain a foundational understanding of arteriovenous (AV) fistulas and grafts, and learn the essential terms and concepts.
  • Procedure Coding: Learn how to accurately code the creation, modification, and common revision procedures of AV fistulas and grafts in ICD-10-PCS.
  • Handling Complications: Acquire knowledge on how to code various complications and the corrective procedures associated with AV fistulas and grafts.
  • Enhanced Accuracy: Improve your coding accuracy and proficiency, making the healthcare documentation process more efficient and reliable.
  • Applied Knowledge: Develop the ability to apply learned coding skills practically, enhancing real-world coding capabilities and confidence.

Benefits of Taking this Course

  • Enhance coding accuracy
  • Improve documentation quality
  • Expand medical vocabulary
  • Practical skill application
  • Boost coding confidence


What will I learn about arteriovenous (AV) fistulas and grafts in this course?

This course primarily focuses on teaching the correct coding techniques for the creation, modification, and common revision procedures of AV fistulas and grafts in the ICD-10-PCS coding system. You’ll also learn the terminology associated with these medical procedures to improve the accuracy and clarity of medical documentation.

Who should take this course on AV Fistulas, Grafts, and Graft Revisions Coding in ICD-10-PCS?

This course is suitable for medical coders, billing specialists, and other healthcare professionals who are involved in documenting or coding medical procedures. It is especially beneficial for those who want to specialize in vascular surgery coding or enhance their existing knowledge and skills.

How will this course improve my coding skills specifically related to AV fistulas and grafts?

The course is designed to enhance your coding skills by providing in-depth knowledge and practical insights into the coding of procedures related to AV fistulas and grafts. It aims to improve your understanding, accuracy, and efficiency in coding these specific medical procedures within the ICD-10-PCS framework.

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