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Coding & reimbursement Web links
Here are some Medicare and other coding links that might help you
ICD-9-CM Official Guidelines for coding & Reporting:
www.cdc.gov/nchs/datawh/ftpserv/ftpicd9/icdguide06.pdf
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS):
www.cdc.gov/nchs/icd9.htm
Medicare:
www.cms.hhs.gov/icd9providerdiagnosticcodes
HCPCS Codes:
www.cms.hhs.gov/MedHCPCSGenInfo
National Correct Coding Initiative (CCI):
www.cms.hhs.gov/nationalcorrectcodinited
Medically Unlikely Edits (MUEs) (Note: The Medically Unlikely Edits themselves are not posted on the Medicare website) Background info:
www.cms.hhs.gov/MedicalReviewProcess/Downloads/MUECHARTER.pdf
Q&As:
www.cms.hhs.gov/MedicalReviewProcess/Downloads/MUE 200s 20As.pdf

Additional Coder Resources
For more information, go to
www.cms.hhs.gov/Transmittals/downloads/R57MSP.pdf and www.cms.hhs.gov/Transmittals/downloads/R1083CP.pdf
View the 2007 HCPCS files at HCPCS file are available at
www.cms.hhs.gov/HCPCSReleaseCodeSets/ANHCPCS/list.asp
View the related MLN Matte's article at
www.cms.hhs.gov/MLNMattersArticles