Medical School – Diagnosing Diabetes

Hi this is Dr K from imedicalschool and today we are going to talk about how to diagnose diabetes. Lets first start off by discussing what is diabetes mellitus. Diabetes is when the body is unable to regulate levels of sugar or glucose within the body. The complications of diabetes include micro vascular and macro…

SC News Botox for Headaches

There’s no reason to live with chronic headaches. We have lots of treatment options besides the Botox injections. Some patients don’t like the idea of getting injections but we have medications that we can try, we have once monthly injections that are a new treatment that we use for migraine headaches as well. And for…

ICD-10 Coding and Diabetes

Welcome to CMS eHealth. By October 1, 2015, the new ICD coding system will be in place for both diagnoses and inpatient procedures. Using ICD-10, doctors will capture much more information, meaning they can better understand important details about a patient’s health than with ICD-9. The new codes reflect how health care has changed over…

Tasty Solutions for Diabetes – Dinner Menu

– [Announcer] The following is a production of New Mexico State University. Today, on Tasty Solutions for Diabetes. Hosts Kelley Coffeen and Lola Cunico prepare a complete dinner, including an entree, salad, and dessert. We continue our visit with Skip and Maria, two people highly determined to manage their diabetes with the advice of experts…

World Diabetes Day

(upbeat music) – [Narrator] Diabetes is a chronic disease which has today affected millions of people across the world. World Diabetes Day is meant to bring awareness to diabetes and is promoted worldwide, reaching over 1 billion people in more than 160 countries. This year’s campaign focuses on the importance of affordable and equitable access…

ICD-10 and Clinical Documentation

Hi, I’m Dr. Joe Nichols from Seattle, Washington. Welcome to this program on “ICD-10 and Clinical Documentation”. The goals of this program are to: describe the role of documentation and coding in medical care; additionally, we want to characterize the type of information that should be documented with ICD-10, which is actually quite consistent with…