Chapter 31 medical coding

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how often are the offical guidelines for coding and reporting updated

every year

if two or more diagnoses equally meet the defination of principal diagn osis which one is used

any one of the diagnosis maybe used first

is the use of a POA indicator required for all acute-care facilities

YESS

can you assign codes in the inpatient setting to "probable" or "suspected" diagnoses

yes

define prinicpal procedure

the most significant procedure that was performed for the treatment of the principal diagnosis

define princpal diagnosis

the medical condition that is the premaly reason for a patients admission to the hospital

who is repsonsible for the development of ICD-10-PCS

american hospital association

what is a significant procedure

surgical inivature, carries procedure or anesthetic risk or requires specailization training

what does UHDDS stand for

uniform hopsital discharge data sheet

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