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Cardiology Coding Alert

Diagnosis Coding:

Meet These 4 Challenges to Eradicate Errors in Septic Embolism Coding

Check for location and underlying cause for embolism; differentiate arterial and pulmonary embolism. Coding for septic embolism isn’t as confusing as it sounds. You can overcome challenges in embolism reporting if you look for the origin of the embolism. However, code selection isn’t infallible. Check out four possible challenges you are likely to face. If you can conquer these challenges, [...]