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Coding Smarts: Be a Diabetic Neuropathy Vocab Champ

Wednesday, June 5, 2019

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Roughly 25 percent of people over 65 in the U.S. have diabetes, and about half of people with diabetes have some form of nerve damage. So there’s a good chance you’ll need to know the terms used for diabetic neuropathy ICD-10-CM codes at some point. Be ready with this quick list of medical definitions. Are […]

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ICD-10 Diabetic Neurological Complications: May the Four Be With You

Tuesday, September 6, 2016

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It wasn’t a long time ago or in a galaxy far, far away that we started using ICD-10. And in the near future, we’ll be dealing with another change for the code set. Starting Oct. 1, 2016, choosing the fourth ICD-10 character and beyond has added importance for your Medicare claims, as explained below. I […]

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