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ICD 10 Coding Alert

Mental Disorders:

Don't Have A Seizure Over Choosing Dx for Mental Disorder Presentations In The ED

Watch for specificity in documentation to select the most granular code listed for substance abuse related visits. A big challenge in coding for mentally ill ED patients is assigning a diagnosis based on the ED presentation and the current mental status of the patient while that are in the ED setting. That diagnosis assignment can be even harder with the [...]