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Coding Resource Center

CPT coding overview

This video gives an overview of the practical tips and tools you'll find in the Coding Resource Center. From CPT to ICD-10 to E/M coding, these Academy resources will simplify your coding life.

Find practical tips, tools, quizzes, and videos about common dermatological coding issues.

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Surgical and procedure codes

Access a guide for biopsies and other surgical and procedure codes. Download a handy reference guide or use the Academy's online coding tool.

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Learn when to append a modifier to a procedure or E/M code. Whether it is modifier 25 or other modifiers common to dermatology, these resources will prove indispensable.

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Evaluation and management (E/M) codes

Learn best practices for assessing a patient’s condition with E/M codes. Cut through the complexity and learn best practices to ensure your codes are accurate.

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E/M coding tools

Access the Academy's coding tools for streamlined guidance on selecting the most appropriate E/M code for office encounters.

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ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes

Find practical tips on how to use ICD-10-CM diagnosis codes in your practice. ICD-10 coding need not be hopelessly complex when you drill down on the codes dermatologists use most frequently.

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Learn about common reasons for audits, and how to handle a RAC audit. If you are audited, meet requirements to hold on to your reimbursements.

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Quick coding guides

Download these coding tip sheets for practical guidance on common coding. These convenient coding guides will ease your dermatology coding.

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Derm Coding Consult

Derm Coding Consult provides the latest information about accurate diagnostic and procedural coding, along with reimbursement. Get advice from top Academy coding experts.

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Resident’s online coding education

This online course helps you understand the fundamentals of coding for dermatology, including CPT codes, ICD-10-CM codes, and more.