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High Risk Pregnancy

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    Are there guidelines for coding a high risk pregnancy? Are there any good references that can be researched?

    Thanks

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    Just make sure that you get clear Documention from your Phys.
    There are specific codes for Certain High Risk, Infertility, Still birth, Inadequate Prenatal Care. They are V codes.

    If the women is Pregnant with Current conditions , HTN, Back Pain, ect.
    They are found in the 600 pregnancy codes.

    I'm not sure if that helps or not. But you can Message me , if you have certain examples that i can help with.

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    Try SMFM.org...they have a coding manual you can purchase. Good luck!
    Last edited by cjbrock; 03-01-2010 at 05:37 PM.

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    I'm not sure but the physican may have to be MFM to purchase the above mentioned manual.
    Last edited by cjbrock; 03-01-2010 at 05:37 PM.

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