Checkpoint Diagnosis Code Categories

Checkpoint Diagnosis Code Categories - undefined illnesses....

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Checkpoint: Determining Diagnosis Code Categories Adrienne Martin HCR/220 Ms. Tucker
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For the pregnant woman the code category used would be 630-677 because these codes deal with pregnancy and childbirth. For the thirteen year old girl with migraines and visual disturbances the codes 290-319 could be used because these are for mental illness. However, codes 780-799 could also be used for
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Unformatted text preview: undefined illnesses. For the fifty-four year old man with rectal bleeding the codes 580-629 would be used because these codes are designated to genitourinary system problems which include the rectal area....
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This note was uploaded on 01/11/2011 for the course HCR 220 taught by Professor Cvibanez during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.

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