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    Default history of tobacco abuse

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    How do you code history of tobacco abuse?

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    Default Codes for history of tobacco use

    Coding for history of tobacco use V15.82 and tobacco use disorder is 305.1. Is the provider giving tobacco cessation counseling to the patient?
    KSS/CPC, Chart Audit Specialist

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    no all the diagnosis says is history of tobacco abuse

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    Red face

    The code for HX of tobacco use is V15.82 also remember that HX means that the condition no longer exists.

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