tci E/M Coding Alert - 2015 Issue 7
ICD-10: Focus Your ED ICD-10 Prep on These Top-9 Codes, Part 1
Set yourself up for diagnosis success this fall. Without the correct diagnosis codes to support your emergency department (ED) visit codes, you’ll face denials — and starting in October with the transition to ICD-10, your job will get a bit harder. But if you prepare now and learn the top diagnosis codes you’ll attach to your ED claims, you can be ready for the fall changes. Check in: By now your coding team should be proficient in ICD-10 and demonstrate that proficiency by coding parallel to ICD-9 (or dual coding) on live charts that go through...
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