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Q&A: A resident returned following a hip fracture from a fall. Would his primary diagnosis be the S-code for the fracture, or the Z-code for aftercare?

Question: A resident returned following a hip fracture from a fall. Would his primary diagnosis be the S-code for the fracture, or the Z-code for aftercare? Answer from Jennifer LaBay RN, RAC-MT, RAC- MTA, CRC:...

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