Sounds so simple, doesn't it?
The updated system has about 68,000 codes, essentially an expanded dictionary to capture more of the details from a patient's chart.
How precise? Get nipped feeding a bird, and the codes can distinguish if it was a goose or a parrot. Have a bike accident with one of those horse-drawn tourist carriages? Yep, there's a code for that, too. - Post Bulletin
What color was the goose?
The government says this will make life better and improve quality of care.
When has anything turned out the way the government promised?
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