In Coding
Oct 19th, 2010
ICD-9-CM codes for 2011 allow obstetrician/gynecologist (ob/gyn) practices to be more specific when reporting uterine anomalies, multiple placentae, and personal history codes. To take advantage of this new-found specificity, however, you’ll need to update your understanding of available codes and usage guidelines. 2011 Dx Codes Affect OB/GYNs was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...
In Coding
Aug 27th, 2010
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC’s) National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) posted updates Aug. 5 to the ICD-9-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting. These guidelines for diagnosis coding are effective Oct. 1. NCHS Updates ICD-9 Guidelines was last modified: July 5th, 2011 by admin aapc...