DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS); Notice of Meeting
Classifications and Public Health Data Standards Staff, announces the following meeting:
Name:ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance Committee meeting.
Times and Dates:8:30 a.m.-6 p.m.., September 24, 2008. 8:30 a.m.-6 p.m., September 25, 2008.
Place:Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) Auditorium, 7500 Security Boulevard, Baltimore, Maryland.
Status:Open to the public.
Purpose:The ICD-9-CM Coordination and Maintenance (CM) Committee will hold its first meeting of the 2008 calendar year cycle on Wednesday and Thursday September 24-25, 2008. The CM meeting is a public forum for the presentation of proposed modifications to the International Classification of Diseases, Ninth-Revision, Clinical Modification.
Matters to be Discussed:Tentative agenda items include:Activity codesAcute Life Threatening Event (ALTE)ColicCongestive heart failureDysphoniaEndometrial intraepithelial neoplasiaEpilepsyFailed sedationFitting/adjustment, gastric bandFluency disordersGoutMerkel cell carcinomaPouchitisSleep maintenanceTraumatic brain injuryTumor lysis syndromeVenous thrombosis embolismAddenda (diagnoses)Cardiac contractility modulationEndoscopic insertion of colonic stentEndoscopic valve insertionInfrared vascular imagingIntraoperative Anesthetic Effect Monitoring and TitrationIntravitreal injectables