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CMS announces new ICD-10 codes for COVID-19 monoclonal antibodies

Jan 13, 2022
In addition to the seven new 2022 ICD-10 procedure codes announced in November, the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services on April 1 will implement two new ICD-10 procedure codes for reporting COVID-19 therapeutics
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CDC announces new ICD-10 codes for COVID-19-related conditions

Dec 7, 2020
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has published an addenda with instructions for implementing six new ICD-10 diagnosis codes for reporting COVID-19-related conditions on health care claims effective Jan. 1.
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CMS releases ICD-10 codes for new COVID-19 therapies

Jul 30, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services added 12 new ICD-10 procedure codes to identify new therapies for COVID-19.
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Medicare to implement new ICD-10 codes for COVID-19 on Jan. 1

Nov 25, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has assigned Medicare Severity-Diagnosis-Related Groups to six new ICD-10 diagnosis codes for reporting conditions related to COVID-19 on medical claims effective Jan. 1.
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ICD-10 coding guidelines, updates released for new COVID-19 diagnosis codes

Dec 17, 2020
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services posted additional information to help health care providers implement six new ICD-10 diagnosis codes for reporting conditions related to COVID-19 on medical claims effective Jan. 1. The information includes updated coding guidelines, code descriptions and other details. 
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Guidelines Documenting ICD-10 Codes and Other Sensitive Information in Electronic Health Record

Mar 15, 2021
In 2018, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention adopted new ICD codes to describe human trafficking (HT). These specific HT codes allow healthcare professionals and others to optimize continuity of care for trafficked persons, determine health needs and effective treatments for HT-related health conditions, track cases of HT to assist in ensuring adequate resources are provided to communities, and inform local and national prevention and intervention policies.
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Agencies announce new ICD-10 codes for reporting COVID-19 therapeutics, vaccination status effective April 1

Nov 16, 2021
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention will implement three new ICD-10 diagnosis codes for reporting COVID-19 vaccination status effective April 1, 2022.
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Hospitals Against Violence: ICD-10 Codes

Aug 14, 2018
Nelly Leon-Chisen, AHA Director of Coding and Classification, explains the importance of new codes, released in June 2018, for human trafficking.
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ICD-10 codes for human trafficking take effect

Oct 1, 2018
Starting today, health care providers can use any of 29 ICD-10 diagnostic codes to identify and document victims of human trafficking.
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CMS posts MS-DRG definitions manual errata for ICD-10

Oct 11, 2018
The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services has posted an errata for the Medicare Severity-Diagnosis Related Groups definitions manual for the ICD-10 coding system.