Origin of ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes

by Outpatient Endovascular & Surgical Journal
Published: June 23, 2022 (5 days ago)
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The Outpatient Endovascular & Surgical Journal (OESJ) highlights the importance of the type of care taking place in the outpatient setting for a subset of patients with peripheral arterial disease (PAD), and it will underscore the surprising range of tools available for PAD therapists to treat their patients safely and effectively. OESJ will explore real-world clinical challenges and the treatment options that PAD therapists can use to improve clinical outcomes in the daily outpatient setting. The Origin of ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Codes: A primer on the inception of a code. The answer lies with the ICD-10 Coordination and Maintenance Committee.