I'm saying, that I'd code any condition that is treated that affects their care during that stay. That being said, UNLESS that patient was admitted at a time of day where they had already taken their meds (at home) for their chronic conditions and was then released the next day BEFORE it was time for his medications, I'd find it highly unlikely that any hospital would "not" treat chronic conditions managed by medication during that patients stay.
and yes, since HTN, and DM affect care and treatment, I'd code them even if that patient was in less than 24 hours and didn't receive meds...
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