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    Question coding injectables

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    I received information from an audio conference in April regarding proper documentation of injections It stated that the lot number is part of proper documentation. I am having trouble finding information on this can anyone help direct me thanks:

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    Columbia, MO


    Were they referring to the NDC number?

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    no the ndc number and lot number are different the LOT number is attached to that certain batch of medication from a certain manufacturer with expireration dates. Each batch has different lot numbers
    the information from the audio conference which was wonder should I say
    stated injections and Administration
    Proper Route/Oral vs injected
    Proper Documentation
    -route (site)
    -Lot Number
    _Vis ( this is usually for immunization)

    thank you

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