Book Description: Now with our Ingenix Edge hallmark features and format, the Ingenix 2012 ICD-10-CM: The Complete Official Draft Code Set makes facing the challenge of learning a new code set easier. Prepare for the future of coding with the latest and most comprehensive update to the code set. The current rule published in the Federal Register sets the adoption of ICD-10-CM to replace ICD-9-CM volumes 1 and 2 to go into effect October 1, 2013. Start down the road to success using the resource that contains the latest version of the official government draft of the ICD-10-CM code set, plus the Ingenix features you have come to rely upon for coding accuracy in your ICD-9-CM code books. Ease the learning curve and face the challenges ahead with the confidence only an Ingenix product can deliver. Features and Benefits:Ease into the new classification system using intuitive visual alerts to highlight code the distinctions between code choices plus, added features that make finding specific sections easier. Complete 2012 ICD-10-CM code set. View all 21 chapters, from infectious and parasitic diseases to injuries, including external causes and reasons for visit. ICD-10-CM conventions. Get a head-start on training by familiarizing yourself with the ICD-10-CM conventions. ICD-10-CM official coding guidelines. Build a solid coding practice foundation and understanding to get the new coding system right the first time. Official index. Navigate through the new coding system with the official index to the tabular section, and index to the external causes. Table of Drugs and Chemicals, and Neoplasm table. Get a first look at these important, updated tables within ICD-10-CM.