tci Outpatient Facility Coding Alert - 2016 Issue 9
ICD-10-CM: Rejoice With Expanded Options for Malabsorption, Megacolon and IBS
Get ready for an overhaul of constipation codes, and more The 2017 update for the ICD-10-CM codes comes with a new opportunity to learn and reach the next level of specificity in diagnosis coding. However, you would need to shell out time and effort to get the pulse of the change, just in time. “I think that there may be a few things to learn and work out still,” says Sarah L. Goodman, MBA, CHCAF, COC, CCP, FCS, President, CEO, and principal consultant for SLG, Inc, in Raleigh, N.C. “ICD-10 is still pretty new to...
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