Codes that are new to ICD-10 that we have needed in ICD-9!

Apr 18, 2013 | Uncategorized

T88.4xxA – Failed or difficult intubation, initial encounternnT42.5X6A – Underdosing of antiepileptics, initial encounternnT82.515A – Mechanical breakdown of cardiac umbrella device, initial encounternn nnIn preparation for the upcoming deadline for ICD-10 implementation, Welter Healthcare Partners presents weekly ICD-10 Codes of the Week! Our goal is to familiarize you with the new and expanded code set and the additional clinical documentation needed from your providers to comply with ICD-10 coding, and more importantly, for accurate and clean claims submission to keep your revenue stream flowing! We are to help YOU prepare for the October 1, 2014 implementation date. Please don’t hesitate to contact us for all of your training and education needs!