A 29 year old female comes to the ED complaining of nausea and vomiting. Multiple labs and an abdominal ultrasound are completed. She is discharged home with a prescription. Below is a subset of the claim that was submitted for this visit.
|Age:||29||External Cause of Injury Diagnosis Code:||None|
|Gender:||Female||Principal Diagnosis Code:||R11.2, Nausea with vomiting, unspecified|
|Reason for Visit Diagnosis Code:||R11.2, Nausea with vomiting, unspecified||Secondary Diagnosis Codes:||
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This total weight falls into the weight range used by the EDC Analyzer™ for a visit level 4. As such, the EDC Analyzer™ would recommend that the ED visit code on this claim be 99284 or G0383.