Disease-coding delay costly for doctors

Posted: May 12, 2014 at 3:36 a.m.

There's a medical classification code for anyone needing care after accidents such as being crushed by an alligator, sucked into a jet engine or getting their lips stuck to a musical instrument.

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Marybeth Dellibovi, counterfeit specialist with the U.S. Secret Service, demonstrates comparing a genuine bank note to a counterfeit bank note in the counterfeit specimen vault room at the Secret Service headquarters in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 12, 2014. The Federal Reserve began supplying banks in October with a redesigned $100 note with features aimed at thwarting counterfeiters, including a blue, three-dimensional security ribbon with images of bells and 100s. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg *** Local Caption *** Marybeth Dellibovi

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