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When coding be sure to clearly link the procedure code to relevant diagnosis codes. Payers usually apply rules of "medical necessity" to reimbursement for treatment and procedures. The rules for medical necessity are found in NCDs (National Coverage Determinations) and LCDs (Local Coverage Determinations) or in payer policies and procedures.