The Shared Language of Disease, Death, and Health Insurance


<p><span style="font-size: 12pt;">September 8, 2022</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 400;">When you go to a doctor or a hospital, the reason for your visit (known as an </span><em><span style="font-weight: 400;">encounter</span></em><span style="font-weight: 400;"> in medical terms) is assigned an ICD code. ICD stands for International Classification of Diseases, which is the worldwide stan
By Heather Stith