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Section K:

Hone Your Math Skills To Perfect Your K0710 Coding

How to calculate fluid intake when resident had tube only one day. If you’re not following specific calculation conventions, you could be coding item K0710 — Percent Intake by Artificial Route all wrong. Keep these rules in mind when tackling this item to ensure that you’re recording intake accurately. Important: You need to code item K0710 only if either parenteral/IV [...]