These practical two-volume ICD-9-CM Professional codebooks were designed with the coder in mind. Enhanced with crucial reimbursement indicators, these codebooks are your guides to coding accurately. The clinically oriented definitions and illustrations, exclusive color-coded tabular, check fourth and fifth digit symbols, and official coding guidelines are some of the hallmarks of these Professional editions of the ICD-9-CM code book. Plus, the latest revisions to the complete official coding guidelines are included.A delivery diagnosis code should not be used for a woman who has delivered prior to admission to the hospital. ... of pregnancy results in a liveborn fetus assign code 644.21, Early onset of delivery, with an appropriate code from category V27. ... Tissue Reserved for future guideline expansion Cl4. Congenital Anomalies Reserved for future guideline expansion C15. ... A condition is clinically significant if it requires: clinical evaluation; or therapeutic treatment; or diagnostic procedures, anbsp;...
|Title||:||2004 ICD-9-CM Professional for Physicians, Volumes 1 and 2|
|Author||:||Anita C. Hart, Catherine A. Hopkins|
|Publisher||:||Medicode Incorporated - 2003|