E-code

E-code

Managed care A special ICD-9-CM diagnosis code used on the HCFA 1500–the physician claims form, generally to report accidents, injuries or diseases which, for a short period of time, included secondhand smoke; E-codes can be used in conjunction with ICD-9CM codes. See ICD-9-CM.
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An IESBA working group is developing an e-code, an improved version of the current web-based code based on the revised and restructured code.
You are welcome to visit our stand in Hall 3 / 3-639 and use WoMaster's electronical admission voucher (E-Code) B392373 - the easy and fast way to pre-register to receive an E-Ticket (3-day entrance ticket).
was the one who hacked the safe's e-code, opened the safe and stole the money.
After the payment, the device will print a receipt that has e-code that enables the client to pay traffic fees at various traffic departments, he said, adding that work will continue to provide more e-services with the best security level.
Similar to other E-code studies [17,20,23,25], our approach was to identify patients who were treated for injuries and assign E-codes to these patients based on expert review of their medical records.
When a patient is rushed into an emergency room with a broken leg, for example, a physician focuses on treating the injury rather than delving into the cause--a bike accident, playground mishap or fall from a ladder--all of which would have a different e-code and a different impact on prevention programs.
For example, in the case of a hospitalization for which the principal diagnosis is a femur fracture, the E-code identifies how the fracture was caused (e.g., the person was pushed intentionally or fell unintentionally from a ladder).
The system consists of three parts: the lock, which has a keypad and internal software; the E-code software, which is operated by the lock company itself on its Web site; and a personal digital assistant (PDA).
E-Code, an application developed to code diagnoses for billing, will leverage information from E-Nvision to eliminate one of the most frustrating and error-prone tasks in the entire care delivery process.
Recommended framework of E-code groupings for presenting injury mortality and morbidity data.
First, mandatory E-code reporting in hospital discharge records with a high completeness of reporting provides previously unavailable data about injuries requiring hospitalization.
The availability of a labeled space for an E-code on the UB-92 has prompted states to collect more consistently these data in HDD.