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ICD-10-PCS, Part 2: The Med/Surg-Related and Ancillary Sections

Online Self-paced Instruction

Libman Education is proud to bring you ICD-10-PCS, Part 2: The Med/Surg-Related and Ancillary Sections, an online, self-paced course by well-known author and ICD-10 expert Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA. 

Course Description

As the second of three courses in Libman Education’s ICD-10-PCS series, this course shows you how to code procedures in the Medical and Surgical-related and Ancillary Sections of the ICD-10 Procedure Coding System, or ICD-10-PCS.

Sign up now, and

  • Apply knowledge learned in the first course, including:  definitions of root operations, index and table concepts, and selecting the correct characters based on the documentation
  • Get introduced to the remainder of the ICD-10-PCS system
  • Master new root operations, root procedures, and root types within the last 15 sections of PCS

Course Outline:

ICD-10-PCS, Part 2: The Med/Surg-Related and Ancillary Sections consists of six lessons:

  • Lesson 1 introduces the structure and design of the Obstetrics section
  • Lesson 2 covers the Placement, Administration, Measurement and Monitoring sections of ICD-10-PCS
  • Lesson 3 helps you learn about the Extracorporeal Assistance, Performance and Therapies sections
  • Lesson 4 shows you the Osteopathic, Other Procedures and Chiropractic sections
  • Lesson 5 covers the Imaging, Nuclear Medicine and Radiation Oncology sections
  • Lesson 6 introduces you to the Physical Rehabilitation and Diagnostic Audiology, Mental Health, and Substance Abuse Treatment sections of ICD-10-PCS.

Textbooks and Materials Required:


ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach by Lynn Kuehn and Teri Jorwic, published by the American Health Information Management Association. The 2015 edition is available for purchase here.

Please note:  Students using the 2012 or 2014 edition of the textbook will enroll in the 2014 version of our course.  The 2014 edition may be available for purchase here.

ICD-10-PCS codebook (any vendor) or students may elect to use electronic files.

Is this course for me?

This course is for existing inpatient coders who have taken Introduction to ICD-10-PCS or another introductory ICD-10-PCS course.

Key Features:

  • 100% online self-directed course
  • Illustrations and YouTube videos to help you understand the procedures described and coded
  • Check Your Knowledge questions to further emphasize key concepts
  • A ten question assessment at each lesson’s conclusion


ICD-10-PCS, Part 2: The Med/Surg-Related and Ancillary Sections
per person/per course 

Do you have a group to enroll? Simply complete this form and email it to us at spepple@LibmanEducation.com. You can also call us for group pricing at 978-369-7180.

CEU Credits: 

Students taking ICD-10-PCS, Part 2: The Med/Surg-Related and Ancillary Sections are eligible to receive 6 AHIMA CEUs and 4 AAPC CEUs.

About the Author:  

Kuehn ConsultingLynn Kuehn

Lynn Kuehn, MS, RHIA, CCS-P, FAHIMA, is president of Kuehn Consulting, LLC, in Waukesha, Wisconsin, a consulting firm specializing in coding for all settings and physician practice management issues. Lynn provides training to small and large groups on ICD-9, ICD-10, and other HIM-related issues. Lynn served on the AHIMA Board of Directors and authored several of AHIMA’s popular books:  ICD-10-PCS: An Applied Approach; Procedural Coding and Reimbursement for Physician Services; CCS-P Exam Preparation; and A Practical Approach to Analyzing Healthcare Data. Lynn has been deeply immersed in the ICD-10 coding system and training for ICD-10 and was among the first instructors for AHIMA’s ICD-10 Train-the-Trainers.  Lynn brings her detailed knowledge of HIM issues for both hospitals and physician practices to the ICD-10 courses developed with Libman Education.

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