The Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services will discuss ICD-10 implementation issues and testing opportunities during a National Provider Call Feb. 26 at 1:30 p.m. ET. For details on the call or to register, click here. Health care providers must include ICD-10 diagnosis and procedure codes on Medicare and other health care claims beginning Oct. 1. For more on the transition to ICD-10, visit www.aha.org or www.cms.gov.
Nelly Leon-Chisen, AHA Director of Coding and Classification, explains the importance of new codes, released in June 2018, for human trafficking.
Issue Landing Page
he first ICD-10-CM codes for classifying human trafficking abuse have been released. This page provides the latest coding resources.
Resource on ICD-10-CM Coding for Social Determinants of Health
Implementing the Unique Device Identifier Fact Sheet