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Grilling Season Mishaps

T22.112A — Burn of first degree of left forearm, initial encounter X08.8XXA — Exposure to fire, initial encounter Y93.G2 — Activity, grilling In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the new and expanded code set and the…

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Labor Day Mishaps

S05.51XA — Penetrating wound with foreign body of right eyeball, initial encounter W39.XXXA — Discharge of firework, initial encounter Y92.833 — Campsite as the place of occurrence of the external cause In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you…

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Practice Good Skin Care This Summer!

L55.0 —Sunburn of first degree L55.1 —Sunburn of second degree L55.2 — Sunburn of third degree L55.9 — Sunburn, unspecified In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the new and expanded code set and the additional clinical…

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The Dangers Of Swimming

T75.1XXA — Swimmer’s cramp H60.331 — Swimmer’s ear, right ear B65.3 — Swimmer’s itch In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the new and expanded code set and the additional clinical documentation needed from your providers to…

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Marine Mammal Mishap

W56.01XA — Bitten by dolphin, initial encounter W56.12XS — Struck by sea lion, sequela W56.22XA — Struck by orca, initial encounter W56.31XA — Bitten by other marine mammals, initial encounter In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with…

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Boot Scootin' Boogie

Y93.41 — Activity, dancing Y93.49 — Activity, other involving dancing and other rhythmic movements W01.0XXA — Fall on same level from slipping, tripping and stumbling without subsequent striking against object, initial encounter In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize…

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Can't Stand the Heat, Get Out of the Kitchen

X15.0XXA — Contact with hot stove (kitchen), initial encounter X15.1XXA — Contact with hot toaster, initial encounter Y93.G3 — Activity, cooking and baking Y27.2 — Contact with hot fluids In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the…

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Springtime Blues?

R45.1 — Restlessness and agitation R45.2 — Unhappiness R45.3 — Demoralization and apathy R45.4 — Irritability and anger In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the new and expanded code set and the additional clinical documentation needed…