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Prepare for the arrival of the new ICD-9-CM codes

Briefings on Coding Compliance Strategies, October 1, 2008

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Now that fall is here, coders need to be ready to use the new and revised ICD-9-CM codes. The following is a rundown of some of the important changes to the index and tabular sections of the 2009 ICD-9-CM Manual.

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