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Influenza combo with H1N1

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    Default Influenza combo with H1N1
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    I'm looking for any of the updated information on what the new code will be for the
    Seasonal Influenza and H1N1 combo code.

    Can anyone help me with this ? Thanks In advance !

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    As the H1N1 is combined with the regular influenza vaccine, you would report the appropriate influenza vaccine and administration codes, depending on the route of administration. You can find additional information on the cdc website, cdc.gov/vaccines.

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    Hi
    Ur answer is below


    488.11* Influenza due to identified novel H1N1 influenza virus with pneumonia
    488.12* Influenza due to identified novel H1N1 influenza virus with other respiratory manifestations
    488.19* Influenza due to identified novel H1N1 influenza virus with other manifestations
    Regards..,
    Nandha CPC

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    According to coding clinic is it required the pneumonia code as an additional code?
    Laurie

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