Reference 2019-547

REF:            2019-547

Subject:        Coding for clinical discharge summary

 

 

Request:

Q1. Please write below what you use for manual coding (e.g., ICD 10 2016) and which computer programme you use on a clinical discharge summary for HES statistics.

Manual:

Programme:

Q2. Please tell us how you would code the following diseases. If you have a computer programme for coding, please code it manually and with the programme. Please include all relevant information (e.g. Multiple possible codes depending on context).

Disease Computer ICD 10 coding Manual ICD 10 coding
Example G20  
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy    
Multiple system atrophy    
Corticobasal syndrome    
Corticobasal degeneration    

 

Q3. Please indicate whether any of the clinical coding was different before 2016.

Disease Computer ICD 10 coding Manual ICD 10 coding
Progressive Supranuclear Palsy    
Multiple system atrophy    
Corticobasal syndrome    
Corticobasal degeneration    

 

 

Response:

Please find information attached.

2019-547 – FOI request – Coding for clinical discharge summary [117 kb] PDF