Add ‘Excess Calories’ to Obesity Documentation

Wed, Nov 7, 2012

ICD-10

Although coding morbid obesity won’t tell the whole “medical necessity” story for lap-band procedures, you’ll need to know how to report the condition once ICD-10 is implemented.

 The latest: CMS has finalized the ICD-10 implementation date for Oct. 1, 2014,…

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