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Diagnosis coding, general
Our summary of the changes and updated coding tools will help you to code more accurately and efficiently.
Your PDA can help you code more efficiently and accurately.
The article explains recent instructions issued by the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services that clarify current diagnosis coding guidelines for reporting diagnostic tests.
Changes took effect Oct. 1.
This article will explain the difference between billable and nonbillable ICD-9 codes and feature the long version of our ICD-9 reference card.
This article will update readers on additions to and deletions from the ICD-9 codes effective in 2000.
Reviewing the fundamentals can strengthen your ICD-9 coding and streamline the reimbursement process.