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New DX code? V20.31

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    South Salt Lake City
    Question New DX code? V20.31
    Medical Coding Books
    My Doctors see New babies for they initial visit in the Hospital as the Pediatrician. My question is I have just been putting on the V30.00 (outcome of delivery) do I need to add the V20.31 or is that just for the WCC in the office? I am working on my Hospital super bill and I want to make sure I don't leave it off it needs to be on the claims. Thanks for your help.
    Jody Thompson, CPC

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    Talking V20.31
    The v20.31 is for the wcc in the office 0-7 days old v20.32 is 8-28 days old. Inpatient stays under the v30.0 code. Thats the way i understand it. I work in a peds office. Hope this helps.

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