Medical coding is based on International Classification of Diseases (ICD)-10-CM is the standard transaction code set used to report diseases, conditions, and services associated with a patient. Providers and facilities must report ICD-10-CM codes to establish medical necessity for payment. Researchers and government require ICD-10-CM to accumulate for public health research and actuarial studies.
Codify simplifies the traditional ICD-10-CM lookup of consulting the Index to Diseases and Injuries, Table of Drugs and Chemicals, and Index of External Causes, then finding the code of greatest specificity in the Tabular Section. With Codify, now you can find the right codes quickly, through an easy-to-use search using keywords, code, or code ranges. Other ways Codify eases finding and reporting the codes accurately include: