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Discharge code or subsequent code?

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    Default Discharge code or subsequent code?
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    If a pt is in patient and is being transferred to another facility would there be a subsequent charge or a discharge charge for the date of transfer?

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    Cool Transfer from on facility to another
    A discharge code would be used from the previous facility then an admit code would be used for the facility being transferred to.

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    Thanks so much for your help!

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