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    When I look up V03.82 it has on the line under it Z23 encounter for immunization? What is that?

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    Columbia, MO


    The Z code is an ICD-10 code and is not valid until Oct 1 2013

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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    So this is the procedure code I would use then?

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    Columbia, MO


    no the Z code will be the dx code for visits for immunization after Oct 1 2013

    Debra A. Mitchell, MSPH, CPC-H

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