Slide 32. Clinical Classification Software (CCS) for ICD-9

Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Overview of HCUP Databases, Tools, and Resources

Slide Presentation from 2010 webinar describing the Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP).

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Groups ICD-9-CM codes into clinically meaningful categories

Image: A compact disk, labeled "CCS for ICD-9-CM." An arrow points from the compact disk to colored bins representing the following databases:

  • Nationwide Emergency Department Sample (NEDS).
  • Nationwide Inpatient Sample (NIS).
  • Kids' Inpatient Database (KID).
  • State Inpatient Databases (SID).
  • State Emergency Department Databases (SEDD).
  • State Ambulatory Surgery Databases (SASD).

An arrow points from the databases to a sample list of ICD-9-CM Codes. Two brackets emcompass this list, and point to:

CCS Codes:

  • CCS 2: Septicemia
  • CCS 6: Hepatitis

Contents

Page last reviewed May 2010
Internet Citation: Slide 32. Clinical Classification Software (CCS) for ICD-9: Healthcare Cost and Utilization Project (HCUP): Overview of HCUP Databases, Tools, and Resources. May 2010. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/cpi/centers/ockt/kt/webinars/hcup/hcupsld32.html