Queries regarding clinical coding can be submitted to the Coding Helpdesk.
Before submitting a coding query to the coding helpdesk:
- Refer to the Australian Coding Standards (ACS), published Coding Rules, FAQs, Q&As and New Zealand Coding Conventions for advice and direction
- Review ICD-10-AM/ACHI Tabular List and Alphabetical Index for instructions
- Consult with clinicians, clinical coders and other stakeholders
- Check the coding query database for any similar or related queries.
Ensure that you have a clear and well defined question, supported with background information.
Submit a coding query to firstname.lastname@example.org.