Neurology & Pain Management Coding Alert

Reader Question:
Take a Second(ary) Look at External Morbidity Codes

Question: In the interests of painting the most complete diagnosis picture possible, our coding manager wants us to use external causes of morbidity ICD-10 codes from now on. I must admit I’m not too familiar with them; can you give me a rundown on the external causes of morbidity coding? Georgia Subscriber Answer: The external causes of morbidity codes are [...]