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Back to Basics: Provide Deep Dx Detail With 7th Character, X Placeholder Smarts

- Published on Wed, Sep 14, 2016
Here’s why you must include X placeholder if the code calls for it. If you’re still getting used to the ICD-10 diagnosis system, you’re not alone. Many medical practices are still having growing pains while adopting this huge new diagnosis coding system. Getting your ICD-10 codes as accurate as possible, however, is the best way to prove medical necessity for [...]

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