Red Flags for Myocardial Infarctions Coding and CDI
Author: Mills, Lorie B.; Sweeney, Susan; Laura, Little; Goyal, Abhinav
Source: Journal of AHIMA
Publication Date: July 2019
By Lorie B. Mills, RHIT, CCS; Susan Sweeney, RN, BSN, CCDS, CCS; Laura Little, RHIT, CCS; and Abhinav Goyal, MD, MHS, FACC, FAHA
As many HIM professionals know, there are substantial “red flag” terms related to coding myocardial infarctions (MIs) and non-MI troponin elevation, whi....