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Short SAS Name
SAS Name

The code that indicates the procedure performed during the period covered by the institutional claim.


Effective July 2004, ICD-9-CM procedure codes are no longer being accepted on Outpatient claims.

The ICD-9-CM codes were named as the HIPPA standard code set for inpatient hospital procedures.

HCPCS/CPT codes were named as the standard code set for physician services and other health care services.

Source: NCH