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AHA Central Office Coding Resources
AHA is the official U.S. clearinghouse on medical coding for the proper use of ICD-9, ICD-10 and HCPCS classifications. These codes are not only used to document routine events such as medical diagnoses and procedures, but also for medical events such as poisonings and any adverse effects of drugs. The AHA Coding team produces educational materials that help coders understand and implement the official coding guidelines.
Coding Clinic Advisor
Coding Clinic Advisor is an online coding question submission website provided by AHA Central Office, the official U.S. Clearinghouse on medical coding for the proper use of the ICD-9-CM, ICD-10-CM and certain HCPCS codes.
The NUBC was formed to develop a single billing form and standard data set that could be used nationwide by institutional providers and payers for handling health care claims. The National Uniform Billing Committee (NUBC) was brought together by the American Hospital Association (AHA) in 1975 and it includes the participation of all the major national provider and payer organizations.