With the exception of the fracture codes, most Chapter 19 codes have three 7th character values.
A late effect can occur only after the acute phase of the injury or illness has passed; therefore, you cannot report a code for the acute illness and a code for the late effect at the same encounter, for the same patient.
Any alteration on a cheque should be initialled.
So my question is, are they asking for my signature or initials which does not make sense to me.
Depression is broken down into Unipolar depressions, and bipolar depressions.
Pam Peters: The practice of using initials to represent given names has been more common in Europe than in America or Australia.
Various celebrated names are rarely given in any other form: C.