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Labor Day Weekend BBQ

T20.16XA – Burn of first degree of forehead and cheek, initial encounter X03.0XXA – Exposure to flames in controlled fire, not in building or structure, initial encounter Y93.G2 – Activity, grilling and smoking food Y92.017 – Garden or yard in single-family (private) house as the place of occurrence of the external cause. In preparation for…

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Global Payments – OWNED by the Surgeon!

Under the current fee-for-service (FFS) payment system, specialists developed practice styles and business models that flourished by maximizing the delivery of highly reimbursed services. Specialists today, however, are likely to be concerned about forthcoming global payment models that are designed to reduce the inexorable increase in health care expenditures by promoting high-value services, eliminating low-value…

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Old MacDonald Had A Farm

S61.452A — Open bite of left hand, initial encounter. W55.21XA — Bitten by cow, initial encounter. Y93.K2 — Activity, milking an animal. Y92.73 — Farm field 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…

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Summer Concert Collision

S93.431A — Sprain of tibiofibular ligament of right ankle, initial encounter W03.XXXA — Other fall on same level due to collision with another person, initial encounter Y93.41 — Activity, dancing Y92.252 — Music hall as the place of occurrence of the external cause   In preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, RT Welter…

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Take Me Out To The Ball Game

  S00.83XA — Contusion of other part of head, initial encounter. Y93.82 — Activity, spectator at an event W21.03XA — Struck by baseball, initial encounter. Y92.320 — Baseball field 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…

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Aquatic Adventure

S90.871A — Other superficial bite of right foot, initial encounter W56.01XA — Bitten by dolphin, initial encounter Y93.15 — Activity, underwater diving and snorkeling Y92.832 — Beach 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…

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