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Outpatient Facility Coding Alert

ICD-10 Coding:
Identify these Important Diagnostic Factors for Accurate Sequela Coding

Remember that order matters when it comes to sequela diagnoses. As an outpatient facility coder, you will encounter instances in which a prior injury, illness, or disease will exhibit new signs or symptoms after the initial injury or illness has subsided. These manifestations from the previous trauma or illness, also known as sequela effects, can be extremely difficult to grasp [...]