TITLE

Recommendations for Improving External-Cause-of-Injury Coding in State-Based Data Systems

PUB. DATE
December 2009
SOURCE
MMWR: Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report;12/4/2009, Vol. 58 Issue 47, p1326
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article deals with the report released by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) in December 2009 on improving external-cause-of-injury coding (E-coding) in state-based morbidity data systems. Among the consensus reached by participants in the February meeting are improving communication and collaboration among stockholders and illustrating a business cae for high-quality E-coding.
ACCESSION #
46800507

 

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