CEU Approved Online Course and Database
Daniel W. Turner, CPC, CEMC, CPEDC, Certified ICD10 Analyst
The purpose of the ICD10 PCSLink Database is to provide healthcare professionals and students with a convenient, efficient and inexpensive coding tool with reference documents for guidance and learning.
Physicians, medical coders and billers, medical office managers, coding instructors, students and many others in the healthcare industry will benefit from having the ICD10 PCSLink Database on their computer.
This Excel database is a compilation of ICD-10-Procedure Classification System (PCS) Index, Tables and PCS Code files for 2019, hyperlinked for fast code lookup. Having easy access to all the data files allows for correct and efficient interaction with ICD-10-PCS classification system.
Benefits of the ICD10 PCSLink Database
By compiling all the data files into a spreadsheet database, grouping Index main terms and employing hyperlinks, ICD-10-PCS code lookup and search time is greatly reduced.
Complete code information is accessed in seconds!
The ICD-10 CodeLink database was created using Excel 2010 for PC and is in binary format (.xlsb)
Excel 2007+ is needed to download and view this spreadsheet version of the code set
MAC users should download the Sample Database as a test for compatibility with Excel for MAC
The ICD10 PCSLink Database is easy to navigate
Click on the + sign to the left of Index entries to expand the group
Click on the - sign to the left of Index main terms (or the solid line) to collapse the group
Click on underlined blue codes to hyperlink or 'jump' to a specific code destination
Use worksheet navigation arrows in the bottom-left hand corner of the Excel window to move to a specific worksheet
Press the 'Home' key to go to the top of a worksheet
ICD-10-PCS Additional Characteristics
No Eponyms or Common Procedure Names
No Combination Codes
Standardized Level of Specificity
Diagnosis Information Excluded
NOS Code Options Restricted
Limited NEC Code Options
Procedures in the Medical and Surgical Section
Root Operation Groups
Procedures in the Medical and Surgical-related Sections
Measurement and Monitoring—Section 4
Extracorporeal Assistance and Performance—Section 5
Extracorporeal Therapies—Section 6
Other Procedures—Section 8
Procedures in the Ancillary Sections
Nuclear Medicine—Section C
Radiation Oncology—Section D
Physical Rehabilitation and Diagnostic Audiology—Section F
Mental Health—Section G
Substance Abuse Treatment—Section H
General Coding Guidelines
ICD-10-PCS Coding - Important Points
Locating a Code in ICD-10-PCS
Step-By-Step Coding Examples
ICD-10-PCS Learning Activity
ICD-10-PCS Practice Questions
Graded Quiz - Understanding ICD-10-PCS
Download a sample of the ICD10 PCSLink Database
A sample of the database is available for download, containing ICD-10-PCS Section H, Substance Abuse Treatment, and associated files.