Coding structure for assessing, (general medical illnesses, such as hypertension). • Axis IV (life events or problems, Axis III: Hypertension; 401.9 and diabetes mellitus; 250.00 Axis IV: Recent divorce and death of close relative
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Medical care, 1,003 codes were initially chosen for review. with ICD-9-CM coding experience used this tool to review the medical charts and to record pertinent information on AEs. The review tool was designed to accommodate multiple AEs, if
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Coding Basics • Medical Necessity – Usually the first requirement of third party payers – One diagnosis may be insufficient to document necessity of services – Rationale for selected codes should be 401.9 Transient hypertension pregnancy – 642.3
Ulations pertaining especially to medical coding compliance and reimbursement and must integrate changes into the medical prac-tice. The medical coder has an ongoing responsibility to educate health professionals regarding updates in coding rules and guide-
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Essential Hypertension ICD-9-CM ICD-10-CM Codes Assigned 401.9 Essential hypertension, unspecified I10 Essential (primary) hypertension Alphabetic Index Entries
To 401.9. Malignant (Accelerated, Necrotizing) with progressive vascular damage and rapidly rising blood pressure, usually in which can only be performed by a qualified medical professional. Because codes, coding requirements and standards can and do change,
Coding Basics • Medical Necessity – Usually the first requirement of third party payers – One diagnosis may be insufficient to document necessity of services – Rationale for selected codes should be 401.9 Transient hypertension pregnancy –642.3
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