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3.4.2. DoD Diagnosis Coding for Assessments and Exams.DoD extender codes are pairedwith selectedVcodes to further specify military unique services.The addition of DoD extendercodes to the root code enables differentiation of the types of occupational assessments when usedin conjunction with the appropriate ICD code. See Chapter 4 for E&M coding guidance.[DoDunique codes are used to collect some assessments and exams in those instances when the DoDrequires additional specific information.]V70.5_0Armed Forces medical exam: This is the initial general accession exam.For pre-enlistment, this initial qualifying exam is a “yestest that a personmeets the requirements to join the military. Excludes exams covered underV70.5_8 Special Program Accession Exam.V70.5_1Aviation Exam: Initial qualifying and any recurring aviation exam. Theannual flight physical or aviation exam is coded using V70.5_1.Flyersreturning to active flight status who have an appointment to evaluate theircondition should be coded using V68.09(Z02.79)

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Term
Spring
Professor
Beck
Tags
Physical examination, Medical diagnosis

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