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Get to Know Aftercare Z Codes: Official Guidelines and Examples

Tuesday, May 30, 2017

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How many of the 15 pages on Z codes have you read in the ICD-10-CM Official Guidelines for Coding and Reporting? More than a page is devoted to aftercare visit codes in Section I.C.21.c.7. Here’s a quick refresher on what you should know about aftercare coding, including the ICD-10 twist for injury codes. The Basic […]

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3 Helpful Z Code Hints Every Eye Care Coder Should Know

Tuesday, September 27, 2016

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Poor ICD-10 Z codes. All the way at the end of the code list and often overlooked. They don’t even get the attention W codes do for interesting adventures involving turtles. But Z codes do have an important role to play, and today we’re going to show them some love. Let’s look at what these […]

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