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Outpatient Facility Coding Alert

ICD-10-CM Coding:
Report External Cause Codes Accurately and Confidently With These Tips

Add clarity and context to your primary diagnoses with external cause codes. Although not nationally mandated, external cause codes V00- (Pedestrian conveyance accident) through Y99- (External cause status) can be vitally important to your claims because they show a broader picture of patients’ health conditions. These codes, which offer supplementary information surrounding the patient’s symptoms or condition, are useful in [...]