TITLE

You Be the Coder

PUB. DATE
July 2012
SOURCE
Home Health ICD-9 Alert;Jul2012, Vol. 9 Issue 7, p53
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on how to code for a patient who had two medication bottles such as Dixogin and Lanoxin, causing the patient to have low heart rate and toxicity. Trish Twombly of Foundation Management Services provides several codes for the patient. The following codes include poisoning by cardiotonic glycosides and drugs of similar action, encounter for therapeutic drug monitoring, and other specified cardiac dysrhythmias.
ACCESSION #
75906725

 

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