.Although diagnostic coding is done uniformly across physician and hospital inpatient and outpatient encounters, procedural coding is done differently in…

.Although diagnostic coding is done uniformly across physician and hospital inpatient and outpatient encounters, procedural coding is done differently in…

.Although diagnostic coding is done uniformly across physician and hospital inpatient and outpatient encounters, procedural coding is done differently in each case. What are some advantages of having separate systems for coding procedures? What are some disadvantages?