Diagnosis codes can be sent with procedure codes (e.g., for Medical Insurance).
Downloading ICD diagnosis codes is optional.
Download or update ICD code systems using the Code System Importer.
Set diagnosis coding system defaults in Preferences:
Set the code system for a specific procedure on the Procedure Info - Medical tab by checking or unchecking Use ICD-10 Diagnosis Codes (uncheck for ICD-9). The field labels for diagnosis codes will change to reflect the setting.
For Problems: Attach codes on the Problem Def Edit window. Click the pick list button [...] to select.
For Procedures: Attach codes on the Procedures - Medical tab. Enter the code(s) manually or click a pick list button [...] next to Diagnosis Code 1, 2, 3, 4.
If choosing from a pick list, at first the list will be empty. Enter the first few characters of the description or code, then click Search. To see all diagnosis codes, leave the code and description blank, then click Search.
Double-click the code to select it and close the window. The selected code is automatically entered into the corresponding diagnosis field.