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Unformatted text preview: When documenting the patients conditions or injuries for billing inquires you must locate the patients condition or symptoms that were given in the physicians diagnostic statement and locate it in the Alphabetic Index which has much more common terms that are not in the Tabular list. The next step is to document the proper code for the condition. If the conditions, symptoms and/or procedures are coded improperly the medical claim will be rejected. To prevent any situations like that it would be wise to double check all conditions that correspond with the right code....
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This note was uploaded on 08/01/2011 for the course HCR 220 taught by Professor Cvibanez during the Spring '10 term at University of Phoenix.
- Spring '10