Updates to the International Classification of Diseases, Tenth Revision, Clinical Modification (ICD-10-CM) code set will take effect on Oct. 1. AAP members and their coding colleagues are reminded to prepare now to avoid denials of claims billed for a date of service on or after Oct. 1.
Following are some of the new codes related to pediatrics. For a list of all new codes and revisions, see the ICD-10-CM addenda at https://www.cms.gov/medicare/icd-10/2022-icd-10-cm.
- Refer to the current year ICD-10-CM manual for all updates, including guideline revisions and other changes.
- For the official release of the updated ICD-10-CM code set, visit the National Center for Health Statistics website at https://www.cdc.gov/nchs/icd/icd-10-cm.htm.