Making Assumptions About Hypertension and Heart Disease

If you understand the coding guidelines involving causal relationships and the word “with” in the Alphabetic Index of the ICD-10-CM coding manual, making assumptions about hypertension and heart disease should not be difficult. Question:¬† Patient has congestive heart failure due to hypertension.¬†Assign the ICD-10-CM code(s). Answer: I11.0, I50.9 First of all, we need to know […]