DRIP Line ICD-10-CM Did you know... Matching Two codes with ICD9 to 10

by  Christine Woolstenhulme, QCC, QMCS, CPC, CMRS
October 9th, 2014

An exact match between two codes is not a common occurrence. For instance, in ICD-9-CM,
a diagnosis code for a patient claim only describes a broken forearm.

In ICD-10-CM, the same condition will now specify

NOTE: This is just a sample of the information found in over 20 specialty books to help you transition to ICD-10. These books will be available at instacode.com January 2015.

Don’t delay; visit us in November to pre-order your specialty books!

References:

DRIP Line ICD-10-CM Did you know... Matching Two codes with ICD9 to 10. (2014, October 9). Find-A-Code Articles. Retrieved from https://www.findacode.com/articles/drip-line-icd-10-did-you-know-matching-two-codes-with-icd9-to-10-2237.html

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