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Is there a code for complex intensive care therapy in children?

Author: Preview Account Views: 1472 Created: 2010-11-02 07:32 Last Updated: 2010-11-22 10:28

Is there a code for complex intensive care therapy in children?

HIO Team Answers:

No, currently ICU treatment in children is not coded. Please code the diagnoses, procedures performed and artificial ventilation.  This will result in the proper DRG.