Winter is here and you need to be extra careful with your health as heavy snow, ice, strong winds and freezing rain are expected. While this is the holiday season, there is also the possibility of injuries from various activities. These injuries must be documented in medical claims using relevant ICD-10 codes. A professional medical billing company that offers the services of certified coders can help with this.

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 ICD-10 Codes to Report Common Winter-related Accidents and Conditions

People should take extra precautions to stay safe and healthy in winter season, but if an injury or illness occurs, it’s important to get immediate medical attention. Early diagnosis and care can prevent further damage and need for prolonged treatment. The support of an experienced medical billing service provider can prove very valuable when it comes to ensuring timely and accurate claims submission for optimal reimbursement.