A new subcategory for the fracture of ribs associated with compression of the chest and cardiopulmonary resuscitation, has been created.
Check out this 2023 ICD-10-CM update which is effective April 1, 2023. There are many new codes in a variety of chapters.
When using an additional code for an unspecified condition type, it is imperative to decide if it adds additional information or not.
An expecting mother is diagnosed with COVID-19, and the newborn receives COVID-19 exposure, but the newborn is not affected by COVID-19.
In October 2022’s Coding Tip, codes associated with a screening colonoscopy are described, specifically when a diagnostic service occurs.
In the October 2022 CDI Scenario, a 60-year-old male patient suffers from Cytomegalovirus after receiving a lung transplant.
There is a list of codes that are exempt form the POA reporting list. It is updated each year, most recently effective April 2022. Read more.