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PHYSICIAN USE OF ICD-10 DIAGNOSIC CODES FOR CHILD AND ADULT ABUSE MALTREATMENT

The new ICD-10 Diagnostic Codes, that are scheduled to go into effect October 1, 2015 are a much broader categories allowing for more specific definitions, than the ICD-9 codes which previously, merely emphasized and included domestic offenses and victimizations. The new, broader categories and more specific definitions include codes for both Child and Adult, Physical, […]