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ICD 10 Coding Alert

Guidelines:
Hone Your ICD-10 Hypertension Coding by Applying Familiar Guidelines

You’ll still need physician documentation for hypertensive heart disease. You’ll be happy to know that hypertension coding in ICD-10 is pretty similar to what you’re used to in ICD-9. Brush up on the basics for coding this condition and you’ll be well on your way to mastering the steps in the new code set. Primary/Essential Hypertension: 401.xx/I10 To code for [...]