Clara Posted Tue 20th of September, 2011 12:21:37 PM
When coding physical therapy visit, is it correct to use fracture aftercare code or do you use the fracture code?
SuperCoder Answered Tue 20th of September, 2011 15:44:49 PM
Hope this example will clear your confusion.
Example: Admitted for physical therapy following a hip replacement for an intertrochanteric fracture due to fall.