Step 3. Outcome Identification:

Select an Expected Outcome for Sub-Diagnosis -


refers to: which may be described as:

refers to the sub-diagnosis code: and may be described as:

Possible Expected Outcomes

Code Concept Definition
1 Improve Condition will change and/or recover
2 Stabilize Condition will not change and requires no further care to maintain condition.
3 Deteriorate Condition will change and worsen